Monday, May 25, 2009

Here's the scoop -- bloggers read newspapers, too!

Margo Campbell writes:

What caught my attention, however, was a reference to the generational aspect of news consumption -- specifically, to the notion that the under-30 crowd doesn't read newspapers and, therefore, wouldn't miss them if they disappeared entirely.

I had just encountered this exact same presumption in a Maclean's article ---- attributed to pessimistic industry analysts by a B.C. newspaper mogul. But despite the corroboration, I have a hard time buying it as the truth for one simple reason: I know for a fact that bloggers read newspapers.

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