Stine and I opened the newspaper Friday morning, and on the front of the KULTUR section was a big article about the new trend of “fact checking” in American politics. The piece is entitled “The War on Facts”. And the quoted expert on the subject? None other than my uncle Jay Rosen, a leading expert on social journalism, and professor at NYU. Way to invade Denmark, Jay!
“If this continues, journalists will become irrelevant.”