AUDIO SOUND BITE: Social Media and the News You Need

Breaking news happens. Where do you get your updates?

For more people every day, you turn to social media to get your information right now. Politic-MO-dot-com’s Eli Yokley (YOKE-lee) has many followers himself, but cautions against relying on that tweet the same way you would a full article that’s been through the editing process.

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That’s from Yokley’s appearance on “Missouri Viewpoints.” He thinks the use of social media in news reporting  puts more responsibility on journalists to be accurate.

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