AP Trolls for Traffic in TechCrunch E-mail

Seriously, why else would a news organization push an off-topic story to a blogger?

AP Not Amused By The Woot Story, Tries To Play The Oil Spill Card Oh those jokesters over at the AP — the fun never ends! Last night, we wrote a post noting that Woot was (humorously) calling out the AP for not following their own ridiculous rules when quoting from content. By Woot's calculation, using the AP tool, the AP owes them $17.50 (but Woot was nice enough to offer them the chance to buy some headphones off of Woot instead). The AP didn't like that story — neither our's or Woot's. This morning, Paul C … Read More

via TechCrunch

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