TIL Janet Cooke, a reporter for the Washington Post, won a Pulitzer Prize in 1981 after she published a story named “Jimmy’s World” about an 8 year old heroin addict. It was later found she fabricated the whole story and later gave back her Pulitzer Prize.

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Her reputation was smashed into “A Million Little Pieces”


Had she looked hard enough she probably would’ve found a heroin addicted 8 year old called Jimmy


There’s a rich fool in Florida who buys junk planes that haven’t flown in decades and he tries to restore them. His YouTube channel is named “Jimmy’s World.” Worse addiction than heroin, more expensive and more likely to end in death.


Reminds me of Stephen Glass


Hipster Journalist played social media games before it was cool.