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Journalists Flog Their Own Blogs As ‘Most Influential’ At MSNBC’s NerdProm Party

3 years agoNews : Mediaite

Following Saturday night's White House Correspondents Dinner, MSNBC threw one hell of an afterparty, and all they asked in return was for a few of the attendees to name the blog they thought would be most influential during this election. Alas, in a display of characteristic media narcissism, many took the opportunity to pimp their own outlets' online offerings, which, even when there's a strong case to be made, is kinda bad form.
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News : Mediaite (4 years ago)

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News : Mediaite (3 years ago)

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News : Mediaite (4 years ago)

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