The Onion, always a fountain of mirth, has a great article taking shots at both Foursquare and media coverage of new media.
"Although it recently hit the million-user mark, Foursquare has yet to approach the vast subscriber base of Facebook and Twitter. But that all could change as people become increasingly reliant on the…okay, here, here, let me sum up this whole 'news' story for you: Aging, scared newspapermen throw themselves at the latest mobile technology trend in a humiliatingly futile attempt to remain relevant."
As usual with Onion articles, not for those easily offended.
(Oh, and that's a real photo of Foursquare co-founder Dennis Crowley. Seriously.)
If you're interested in checking out a more straightforward story about Foursquare, you can do so with this New York Times article.
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