But that's not all. GMA swallowed hook, line and sinker the more-that-dubious subway love story that made it's way around New York last week. To be fair, a lot of other media outlets seem willing to believe that this isn't a publicity stunt -- despite all obvious clues to the contrary.
It's not like there's a war on. Or an election. Perhaps if "news" outlets would spend less time reading press releases -- whether they be from a PR firm, the White House or a campaign handler -- and more time reporting actual news and issues ... Who am I kidding?
And, while I'm throwing a handful of links in Gawker's direction, let me just cap off by saying "Shame on the Washington Post."