Hey, Calipenguin, did you catch "Good Morning America" Tuesday? "A group called Define American has unveiled a new immigration symbol along with a video of undocumented Americans reciting the Pledge of Allegiance," the morning show reported in a brief segment.
"Good Morning America" spokesperson Heather Riley tells Poynter via email the show "didn't use that term in an editorial way, we were explaining the term that a group of people used to describe themselves." Via email, Vargas, who founded Define American, tells Poynter he's fine with that: "GMA and ABC News simply used the term to describe people," he writes, noting the show didn't put quotation marks around it on the Web. (more...)