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Riot aftermath: How citizen journalism is reporting it.

Live news coverage of events, the UK riots being the latest case, follows a now well-worn pattern: Outbreak followed by 24h-wall-to-wall media coverage (much of dubious quality), followed by a sharp drop off as the locust-like news crews are reassigned to follow the new news. Continue reading