[Viewfinder BLUES: No Speeches Needed](http://lenslinger.blogspot.com/2008/04/no-speeches-needed.html)
A great take on the speech ‘setting up an interviewee’ that TV people can often fall in to – “By the time the well-meaning reporter fully mirandizes the interview subject, the tension is so thick you could bounce your fill-light off of it” – very true
[Journalism.co.uk :: ‘Citizen journalism start-ups are doomed’](http://www.journalism.co.uk/6/articles/531398.php)
John from Scribblesheet on CJ startups. “There is a future – and a potentially prosperous one – once the amateur and the professional work together to tread that tricky balance between quality and extensiveness.”
[RSS + social media = “Passive-Aggressive Newsgathering” (A model for the 21st century newsroom part 2 addendum) « Online Journalism Blog](http://onlinejournalismblog.com/2008/04/21/rss-social-media-passive-aggressive-newsgathering-a-model-for-the-21st-century-newsroom-part-2-addendum/)
Paul expands on his Woody Allen approach to information gathering with more top class even world class thinking.