Rogers: Blog not "outing" people, it's "reporting" on them

09/11/2007

Blogger Michael Rogers, who helped break the story of Idaho Republican Sen. Larry Craig's arrest and guilty plea to a disorderly conduct charge tied to a public men's room sex sting, offers this semantic clarification. Rogers, taking a cue from journalist Michelangelo Signorile, is no longer going to use the term "outing" to describe when he reveals that a famous person is in the closet; he prefers the term "reporting." Read more at The Huffington Post.

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