NPR Asks Facebook For Interview Sources

Ever wonder how media outlets find their sources?

A lot of the time, it’s old-fashioned beat reporting, word-of-mouth communication, etc. But increasingly, it’s posting a query to the Internet. Like NPR just did on its Facebook page to find sources for a feature it’s apparently planning on the U.S. military.

This is how the sausage of journalism is made in the 21st Century…

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