The deceptive practice of presenting an orchestrated marketing or public relations campaign in the guise of unsolicited comments from members of the public.
- Astroturfing is risky business.
- It's "artificial grass roots" letter writing - astroturfing.
- Still, some argue that the angry reaction from editors over astroturfing is blowing the situation out of proportion.
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