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The Rumble in the Jungle

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

There’s been a rumble in the journalistic school-yard recently that’s taken up more column and blogging space than it deserves. It started last Saturday with John Armstrong’s weekly column, “Bloggers don’t let the facts get in the way,” a rare rant from the Herald’s chief political commentator, against two “bloggers” ( Scoop’s Gordon Campbell and “former Alliance staffer and now Otago University politics lecturer Bryce Edwards”) who, in fact, are slightly more than your average bedroom-bound geek penning diatribe.