Politics 30 October 2012 The first thing you should do before retweeting that awesome Hurricane Sandy picture Can I get a fact check? Print HTML › Fortnum and Mason launches "privilege spread" Not a picture of Hurricane Sandy Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter. Subscribe More Related articles #heterosexualprideday happened, and it’s rather depressing I've been hosting BBC Radio 5 Live phone-ins for 20 years – it's never been like this Is it true that a PR firm full of Blairites is orchestrating the Labour coup?