A recent Reader’s Digest/Gap University poll reported that People of Lancaster, a satirical website as a more trusted news source than any of the area’s traditional news outlets.
Dr. Reuben G. Spaut of Gap University who conducted the poll of 1000 Lancastrians said, “With WGAL or LNP you really have no idea what’s going on, what’s true, or what their agenda is. At least with People of Lancaster you go in knowing that it’s 99% horseshit. The majority of those polled found that comforting.”
The Penny Saver came in 2nd most trusted, and the community billboard at House of Pizza came in 3rd. Mechanicsburg based Lancaster Newspapers came in dead last for the 9th consecutive year.