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Well, that's a fair point, but that wasn't the question. The question was: should those who are making money be treated differently. No. But I don't agree -- obviously people who are in a formal business have to be treated somewhat differently. That's a level of practicality. The point I'm making is they can't be treated entirely differently. We cannot have a situation where people can -- individuals on Twitter can go and talk about big things that are happening, which for whatever reason newspapers aren't allowed to. We'll just become irrelevant and people won't bother coming to us any more because "Well they don't know what's going on, why am I reading about this on Twitter and why are my friends on Facebook all linking me to this person's blog when the newspapers have a wall of silence?"

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