I asked my 18-year old recently where she gets her news. To my surprise, she said from Twitter — and she didn’t mean by following the Washington Post or New York Times.
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What’s a hard-nosed reporter to do when her financially ailing newspaper is taken over by the people she likes to investigate? Inga Springe quit her job and set about raising money for creation of the Baltic region’s first nonprofit investigative reporting center. UPDATE: The center opened this fall with an exposé on money laundering.(Image courtesy of guigo.eu)
There’s no water cooler on the Internet. A Baltimore podcaster thinks an old idea for socializing is just what the new media community in Baltimore needs.
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