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i hate the world.
are the worst thing ever. Getting the general public involved shouldn't ever happen. Sky are especially guilty of being tedious twats.
yours just happens to be the rest of the world!
Actual journalism is SO twentith century. People who do actual journalism are out of date. So what you do is you get them to write "blogs" instead of articles. That way if they write a load of unfounded rubbish you can go "Oh, it was just a blog"
Then you fill the rest of the time/space with the opinions of idiots.
Did you see that satire Breaking News? It lampooned the 24 hour news culture so well that it actually stopped being funny and became quite sad
serious news guys like martin stanford standing about looking a right wally - "and let's take a look at our second most popular video tonight .... a dog falling into a big saucepan of custard"