Al Diamon Salvo at Maine Wire Salvo at PPH
Smear Campaign? Not Hardly
Submitted by Al Diamon on Fri, 03/16/2012 - 12:52pm.
The Maine Wire..., is apparently unfamiliar with standard journalistic practice. The Wire seems to think it’s unethical for reporters to thoroughly investigate rumors they hear or tips they receive. Which is odd, because that’s where a significant percentage of all news comes from.
Earlier this week, the Maine Wire posted a scathing attack on the Portland Press Herald and reporter David Hench for inquiring about...gossip that...Gov...LePage had been arrested for drunk driving....