Tuesday, January 04, 2005
Bloggers' expertise trumps journalists'
Thomas Kemp thinks that Howard Bashman's scoop of the Houston Chronicle on the Tyrone Williams case demonstrates the "true power of blogs." (Kemp's permalink seems to be off, but it's at the top of his blog here.) "The media's retort that blogs cannot provide the kind of reliable information that people buy papers for is not holding up," he observes.