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September 18, 2013

Don’t “Like” this Video: How we can Save Journalism by Slowing Down.

Don’t “Like” This Video: How We Can Save Journalism By Slowing Down.

How and what we read and “like” and share is as much a matter of ethics as is our support of local businesses, our spiritual or religious practice, or our public service.

Walk The Talk Show With Waylon Lewis #walkthetalk

In the moment with Waylon Lewis
At Madelife in Boulder, Colorado

Waylon Lewis on slow journalism and the culture of like.

Don’t like.  Don’t share.  Read.  Listen. And maybe save journalism by slowing down.

 

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Sherlock Holmes on truth, facts, and (probably) saving journalism:

“Eliminate all other factors, and the one which remains must be the truth.”

“It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.”

“It’s our job to see whatever is, no matter how unlikely, instead of creating a supposition and finding the facts to suit. Share the facts and views, based on the facts.”

“I never guess. It is a shocking habit, destructive to the logical faculty.”

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A decent breakdown of all things real and fake news.

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