Friday, June 11, 2010
New York Times decides to offer some space to that little matter of BP Oil Spill
SHOOT: For a few weeks the New York Times hasn't considered the BP oil spill story newsworthy. Twitter did. And guess who is losing the PR war? BP is. Twitter is the new media king, and newspapers no longer are. The public can see how you manipulate the news, hence these publications will be increasingly marginalised, and the companies that buy advertising in them and pull their strings.