Edelman finds search sites now more trusted news sources than the news sites they aggregate

Trusted media sources

…The striking thing is that Google does not actually report on anything, but instead serves up links to stories on a mix of other sites that users, apparently, trust less than the aggregator itself. The search engine also serves, for better or worse, as the simplest and quickest way to find most things online, including news.

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From newsplexer.com