Social Networking Sites Help Spread a Rumor

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Posted 12:12 PM 3/12/2011 : Social Networking Sites Help Spread a Rumor

Rumors have always been the poison of journalism. And Twitter can inject that poison directly into a community's fear.

We saw that play out this week as people on Twitter and Facebook started passing along along unconfirmed information via social media that spread like wildfire.

If

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