Debate Over Whether Internet is Improving or Killing Journalism to Be Settled By Online Poll

Romenesko notes the debate between new-media evangelist Jay Rosen and The Shallows author Nicholas Carr over whether the Internet is making journalism better. The debate takes place on the website of The Economist; a poll of readers will settle the issue, permanently, forever. (72% say the Internet makes journalism better, so far, but consider the statistical notion of selection bias before declaring the matter closed.) :: @DPD_

Article continues below
More from Politics
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Dr. Herminia Palacio, deputy mayor for health and human services, introduce the new ACS Commissioner David Hansell.
New Children’s Services Head Lays Out Plan to Prevent More Child Deaths