The Ticker: #TwitterMakesYouStupid; Twitter & journalism; Beltway PR; Matthew Freud;

New York Times MagazineThe Twitter Trap

Guardian Greenslade BlogTwitter is essential for journalists – but they still rely on the PR machine

NPRUnder The Radar, PR’s Political Savvy

PRWeek UKMatthew Freud is the most powerful PR operator in the UK

ZDNetSurvey finds most journalists shun social media and blogs