Yesterday we discussed news sources rushing information out to the public hoping to break the information first but sacrificing their journalistic integrity. The New York Post did just that by putting two men on a cover saying they were the suspects, too bad it wasn’t them. See some media reaction after the break.
Forbes.com contributor Rick Ungar, comedian Jen Kirkman and Current TV’s Jacki Schechner join John Fugelsang on “Viewpoint” to weigh in on repeated false reports from The New York Post related to the bombing attack at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The tabloid published a front page photo of spectators beneath the headline, “Bag Men: Feds seek these two pictured at Boston Marathon.” Both men featured on the New York Post front page have since been cleared by authorities. – Current