Huffington Post repackaging others work as its own.

Discussion in 'Current Events' started by Lue C Fur, Jul 13, 2011.

  1. Lue C Fur

    Lue C Fur Evil member

    Why not suspend them all?
    That's the question raised by the Huffington Post's decision this week to "indefinitely suspend" a young writer, Amy Lee, for cribbing liberally from an AdAge column.
    The move has sparked widespread criticism that founder Arianna Huffington is seeking a scapegoat for a controversial practice that her site has long condoned -- repackaging others' work as its own.

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  2. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    moreluck has been doing that for years with her recipes thread.
  3. moreluck

    moreluck golden ticket member

    Most of the recipes are credited, if there was a credit listed. Go eat your peas!!
  4. wkmac

    wkmac Well-Known Member

    She's posted so many cartoons, I'm beginning to think she has her own network!
  5. moreluck

    moreluck golden ticket member

    The political toons have the artist's name on them. I'm just lucky to find toons that pass as 10,000 words. But if you'd rather I cut and paste the 10,000 words from an article on the same subject I'll do it just to "peas" youse !!

    Again, I remind all that Upstate is 11.? post a day........i'm 7.?.
  6. cachsux

    cachsux Wah

    Careful! Cougar has her claws out!
  7. trplnkl

    trplnkl 555

    All cats do that when they are attacked.