Did @CBS Overreact About the @whatstrending and @shiralazar Journalistic Faux Pas?

CBS Shira Lazar Whats Trending

Social media over the last few years has brought up the question of whether it’s more important to be first or right. Obviously, everyone wants to be both, but the solid line that once defined American journalism has been crossed too many times since the great Twitter boom of 2009. Today, being wrong first can get you more attention than being right second.

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