While it was Kara Swisher who first published the news about the sale of paidContent to the Guardian early on Friday morning, super blogger Marshall Kirkpatrick added confirming comments by uncovering a Twitter post and reply between two senior Guardian editors.  Marshall took the "Tweets" as a confirmation of the deal.

For more journalists, Twitter has become a sort of "canary in the coal mine," as Jeff Jarvis says in this segment from BigThink, which I’ve posted above.

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