Check out this lead image at the Brookings Institution. Nice iconic image of a torn newspaper page .. nifty. Looks good job!
Nothing wrong here, right? It’s the top image for this essay and it’s definitely a thought-provoking article.
But take a look at his chart further down the page:
Notice that Social Media and Cable New tops the list? Notice that Newspapers only rank 4th in the geezer group?
So why pick on newspapers? Shouldn’t the illustration/head be something more Facebookish/Twitterish? Anything that invokes social media? Or even cable TV news?
Sort of like they used on their index page:
Started out OK, but in the end, Newspapers getting a bum rap.