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11 August 2011
Twitter as a credible news source
The story about Diana Nyad's attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida is a moving tale that has been well covered by the media. I followed her progress and its disappointing ending. I think I was most surprised, however, by the fact that all the major news organizations covering her story cited Diana's Twitter feed as the source for announcing that she had given up her bid.

Posted by akenney at 10:02 PM in Twitter | Link

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