PR Journalists still think PR pros are liars A recent study revealed that the spin-doctor stereotype is alive and well, with reporters and bloggers sharing how often they’ve been lied to. By Kevin J. AllenJune 8, 2015 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content Like most stereotypes, a dubious minority have given the majority (comprised largely of honest, talented folks) a bad name. But most importantly, do journalists think PR people are dishonest? That’s what a new study sought to find out. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.