You know whose worse than the evil PR people MG Siegler contends we’re in a war with? Journalists, well, so-called journalists who take a Press Release word for word. If PR People are evil and fighting us in a war, the Press Release is their biggest weapon, and those who post Press Releases verbatim without vetting deserve to get blown up by those little hand grenades….
Yesterday around lunch time the great folks at Fleishman Hilliard blasted out a press release for their client Huawei. The following email came in from Fleishman’s Kacie Thomas, apparently 100’s of my colleagues received it as well.
More after the break