New Study: The Liberian Times Sucks
According to a new study undertaken this AM by Ledger staff, due to the crappy state of the economy, it seems that anyone can get an item placed into certain local papers as a news story, if they're willing to pay for it. Here's an ad for a local development contractor's new partnership with Western Union, thinly disguised as journalism. (Best part is the typo: "...world's fattest and reliable Money Transfer group...")
I'm trying to start an online feud with the Liberian Times "newspaper" (hacks!), but they don't seem to be taking me up on it.