Do Journalists Possess “Expert” Knowledge?
Posted by chanders on January 4, 2006
Maybe they used to; or maybe they used to trick everyone into thinking they did:
"We’ve pretended to be like priests turning water to wine, like it’s a
secret process. Those days are gone."
— Craig Crawford, Congressional Quarterly columnist.
Or maybe they never did:
"A journalist is a reporter out of a job."
— Mark Twain