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So this email comes from Brad be in Illinois -- reporters referred to.
Were referred to as experts on given subjects while reporters may have expertise in writing gathering news.
And conducting interviews those skills do not make them an expert.
On this subject matter on which they report.
It is incredibly.
Of reporters to believe themselves experts on anything other than journalists and how -- feeling arrogant.
Not an expert on anything yet but but.
I think that there are reporters who are experts don't you.
-- a lot at the New York Times for example she's been covering science related issues for 25 years she's interviewed scientists researchers.
She even has a degree.
And in science and I think that I would much rather trust what Gina has to say then what.
I would have to say get a -- in biology.
I wasn't gonna bring that out.
But you know Brad -- has a point in that there are a lot of reporters more generalists and they parachute in and out of stories and treated them in the local news.
But I don't think they pretend to be experts -- to play them on TV but.
There are none of names who I have come to trust when I worked at the Washington Post example Tom Rex was the Pentagon reporter he knew as much as.
Four star generals about the intricacies of war he covered wars written books about -- and other wars.
And so there are people like that -- devoted the airline answer our our legal reporters for lawyers to the study of one subject I would consider -- -- I like having those people -- and I don't think.
We should be so arrogant to think that where all it.
Right but Brad I I do think your your point is is well taken.
-- I do a lot of social media I don't think I'm a social media expert I happen to know a lot about social media so I think that's a point we'll take full name.
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