The Digiday Vitriol-o-meter: What were we outraged about this week?

Welcome to the second installment of the Digiday Vitriol-o-Meter. The idea is simple: a look back at the week’s top media and marketing stories through the lens of how much outrage (warranted or not) they generated. Here’s how to read it: The Y-axis charts the level of outrage in the Internet zeitgeist generated by a given event — from “meh” (the shruggy emoticon at the bottom ...Read the full article

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    theweek.com - 22 readers, 1 Tweets - After the Eric Garner decision was announced, the NYPD tweeted a message that it hoped would appease people upset by the outcome: The #NYPD is committed to rebuilding public trust. #Wehearyou — Chief Joanne Jaffe (@NYPDCommAffairs) December 3, 2014 That's not what happened. Instead, Twitter lit up with responses ranging from anger to outrage...