We are all journalists.
That one sentence is what drives our site each and every day, and tonight we are proud to report that San Diego's Channel 8 picked up one of our stories. Yes, the Boy Scout "Immigrants Fleeing" story we reported on March 27 made the 5pm news slot for CBS San Diego.
We want to thank CBS 8 for providing a very accurate account of why we wrote the piece in the first place. And we also want to thank our fellow Rebelde Rick for providing the context and background.
[…] The Channel 8 video, which interviews one of the Rebeldes to explain the entire story of Troop 11's "immigrants fleeing" patch and how we were the first (and only) outlet to report the story accurately, from beginning to end, has gained over 600,000 views today, making it the most popular Yahoo News! video in the US for April 10, 2012. Yes, even more popular than Tim Tebow. […]