Pedro Molina

公民贝索斯?

纽约——我的第一份工作是在《福布斯》杂志(现已基本成为放任自流的博客大杂烩)负责事实审核。我认为事实审核员是新闻业的忠实侍者。尽管已离开教堂,我仍然敬畏神圣的真理。

因此,在亚马逊创始人兼首席执行官杰夫·贝索斯收购《华盛顿邮报》引发的商业模式大讨论中,我所珍视的价值观遭到了践踏。为什么这么说?

就连享有盛誉的事实审核员也无法就“给苦难者以慰藉、给舒适者以折磨!”这条知名记者箴言的起源达成一致。 (他们甚至无法确定这句话最早是用来形容牧师还是新闻记者)。但无论如何,新闻行业的客户并不总是正确的。

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