Mudcat Café message #3467151 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #148617   Message #3467151
Posted By: GUEST,Lighter
16-Jan-13 - 03:25 PM
Thread Name: BS: Shooting tragedies and guns
Subject: RE: BS: Shooting tragedies and guns
There was a time when major news organizations didn't consider the ravings of lunatics newsworthy - unless they held public office.

However, as news keeps morphing into interactive entertainment ("Tweet us what *you* think, and we'll read it on the air!"), that rule falls by the wayside.