Monday, May 2, 2011
Fake Osama photo rockets globe
Fake Osama bin Laden death picture rockets the globe. Several publications fall for the fake. Guardian has not only the fake photo, but the three above showing the sequence. It demonstrates one problem posed by new media, the need for updating content and not being "scooped" makes some journalists as well as amateurs lose their natural skepticism.
Posted by Steve Byers at 8:18 AM