the_blog_medium.jpgVariety has an interesting report today on a feud brewing between bloggers and journalists. In the age of global communication, it is becoming harder and harder to tell the difference between bloggers and journalists. Now with recently laid off journalists taking their rolodex and just turning their former print reports into online content, the line, in some ways, has become even fuzzier. What each media professional is striving for right now&#151aside from thousands of daily page views&#151is accruing the same integrity once simply granted to traditional media. This is the very commodity that bloggers and journalists are now attempting to bring into question.

In a recent article, Variety focuses on an incident between themselves and L.A. Times‘ Big Picture blog, that has exploded online in the last few weeks. Details after the jump.

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