Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Journalism Warning Labels « Tom Scott

It’d be nice to see a consistent approach for this type of labeling in comments for digital information items (check the full post for the full warning label set; via The New Yorker)

It seems a bit strange to me that the media carefully warn about and label any content that involves sex, violence or strong language — but there's no similar labelling system for, say, sloppy journalism and other questionable content.

I figured it was time to fix that, so I made some stickers. I've been putting them on copies of the free papers that I find on the London Underground. You might want to as well.

[…]

image

Journalism Warning Labels « Tom Scott

Post a Comment