Churnalism Search

At the University of Virginia, one summer when I had a summer job writing press releases for a theater company, and I also volunteered for one of the campus papers, I was amused to see how much of my press releases would appear under a different author’s name in the competing student paper. One time the “author” changed the lead, but used the rest of my press release verbatim.

Screen Shot 2013-04-29 at 12.00.49 PMEver wonder if the news story youre reading is a product of real journalism or just a spin off of another story posted elsewhere? Discover the journalism you can trust and what you should question.

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