The definition of "media" has undergone some major changes over the past few years. Many of the changes—and confusion—can be attributed to the immediate nature of information, thanks to new media and the arrival of bloggers and vloggers.
Is a blogger a journalist? The answer is evolving to "Yes, if he/she wants to be." The fact is that in this country, anyone can be a journalist, as there is largely a protected right to a free press. And a free press does not mean that you have to be owned by the Times-Mirror, or anyone else for that matter.
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