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Lon Seidman shows why journalists and news organizations need to take Twitter seriously.

Lon Seidman

A few years ago, Seidman might have called up a newspaper or TV station to express his anger and a reporter would have gotten a great interview with a businessman who’s frustrated with the local power company’s customer service following a disaster. But now Seidman just takes to Twitter and sounds off to his followers (188 when I checked this morning).

And Matt DeRienzo got a great story because he was paying attention. (more…)

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