Originally Posted by lonestar
There are hundreds of media reporters in NYC. Anyone think someone is just stiring the pot.
Someone trying to get ahead.
Do yo Suppose that maybe someone was just sitiing around shooting the breeze and he overheard it.
Hey I'll bet it was some moron hater on here that sent him the info.
That's when a journalist who's desperate for an angle to frame a story around can always rely on the "unnamed sources say..." BS to manufacture a story.
Media guys get a bad rap sometimes. Most do their job well. But yeah, as with any profession, there are jerks who take liberties with the truth to get ahead. And those tend to be the stories that get the most traction, because they're sensationalistic, if not truthful