Politico deputy editor Blake Hounshell is of the opinion that the private plane crash that happened in Aspen today doesn’t constitute a national news story.

A sampling of replies:

Would news outlets such as, say, Politico, have considered the crash to be national news if it had occurred at a D.C. airport?

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