shouting “fire”

The minor-league Florida preacher (50 member congregation) has stirred up a firestorm in the media over his plan to burn the Qaran, an act that would be illegal in many European countries as hate speech.  Now the U.S. media leaders themselves are questioning whether they have let this thing get blown out of proportion, a violation of the “significance” aspect of the Elements of Journalism. See the article in the Times

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