Churnalism | Social media kitbag |
A new U.K. website exposes “churnalism”— stories that are published or broadcast as original news but are largely press releases.

From IJNet: "In its first month, received more than 60,000 unique visitors. The site is the brainchild of Media Standards Trust, an independent non-profit that aims to promote transparency in news. The term "churnalism" has been used since the early 1990s to describe journalists who churn out stories like butter.

Give it a go. There'll be some red faces.