Over at Assignment Zero (A crowd sourcing News initiative which I encourage you to check out separately anyway) there is some good analysis of the debate about amateurs and professionals drawing together a few different schools of opinion and making what is the key point in my view:
But the debate seemed like a red herring to me. Should we only have
professionals doing the media or just let the amateurs have it?
Why is it an “either-or” decision? …..
You can find more here.
Enjoying a relaxing day