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Old 05-22-2018, 07:15 PM
Location: New Mexico U.S.A.
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Originally Posted by chattyneighbor View Post
I remember a journalism class where the teach kept drilling in us - Facts, facts, facts.

noun: journalism

"the activity or profession of writing for newspapers, magazines, or news websites or preparing news to be broadcast."
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Old 05-29-2018, 01:34 PM
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I took journalism courses too. We had to spell correctly, we had to use the CORRECT word or phrase, not something that sounds similar, we had to pronounce words correctly, including names. We had to research everything. Now whether I am reading print or online media or watching TV or listening to radio, it's half-assed. They either never learned or they don't care or they're stupid.
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:07 AM
Location: Western North Carolina
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Originally Posted by ColoGuy View Post
What happened to unbiased journalism?

Went virtually extinct in 2016. Most modern news is literally fake news.
And a lot of it has become just smutty click-bait. It's slanted, it's crass, and it's filled with daily depravity.

I don't have cable TV anyway, but I am "weaning" myself off of online news sources as well.

I've decided that if something happens that I need to know about, the news will find it's way to me.
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Old 08-15-2018, 01:16 PM
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All that's fit to print.

The Incredible Hulk - Proof positive Clips

Guess everyone has their own cross to bear.

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