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LAT’s Andrew Blankstein Coins Term

Re-reporting industrial complex!? Is that a new term for blogosphere? Crime reporter Andrew Blankstein tells us no, other outlets are included in his critique. But he did offer this sage advice to those who reported the pipe bomb story incorrectly. “Hey mix in a phone call once in a while, guys.”

Hm. Pipe? Bong? Snicker.

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