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The president has declared that the debate over government-controlled health care is over. That will come as news to the millions of Americans who will elect Mitt Romney so we can repeal Obamacare.
All of the violence that doesn't occur doesn't get reported on the news.
I read papers, try to watch news programs on television, but, as a rule, recorded. During the day I have no time for that, so I watch something taped. As for the newspapers, I try to get through them every day. Additionally, of course, I look through news bulletins.
The news used to be to report facts and allow you to make the decision.
I happen to watch public television more than anything else. I'm also a news junkie, so I watch a lot of CNN.
I don't have to listen to the Gospel on Sunday to know the stories of the New Testament. They inform so much of what I write that they're practically like a news scrim that goes through my brain 24/7.
Nobody in college races home and says, 'I can't wait to see the news! I can't wait to see who CBS is going to hire!'
Television news is a delicate balance of serving public good and private gain.
There is no need to smear my name or to defame my character for the sake of news.
News events cannot be controlled, nor can newscasts be mapped out like entertainment shows.
Some news managers have been slow to grasp that good television news is always substance over form.
Tabloid news is tabloid news.
News reporting is a cycle: No matter how much you work at sending a message, it's only successful if it's received.
The latest wrinkle is on wrinkles. There is a widespread belief that women can't grow old in television news.
And for whatever reason I've loved the news since I can remember. I loved it when I was in elementary school.
Australia is a huge rest home, where no unwelcome news is ever wafted on to the pages of the worst newspapers in the world.
Every news organization needs a social media strategy.
My mom and dad were divorced, and although they got along very well, my mom thought American television was reprehensible, so I was raised on the BBC. I kind of agreed with her. We watched American news, though.
As to a media personality, well that just happened in large measure because people found me amusing, and I did lots and lots of T.V. news interview shows.
The whole idea of television news or any kind of news is to inform people about things they need to know about.
I think it's a good thing that there are bloggers out there watching very closely and holding people accountable. Everyone in the news should be able to hold up to that kind of scrutiny. I'm for as much transparency in the newsgathering process as possible.
The idea of 24-hour news, if you really step back, is pretty insane. Just even saying '24-hour news' almost has satire laced in it.
Five centuries ago, Copernicus upset humanity's applecart with the news that the Earth is not the center of the cosmos. It could be that, before you've paid off your house, we'll learn that the universe is not the center of the universe, either!
A newspaper consists of just the same number of words, whether there be any news in it or not.
Most people enjoy 'potato-chip news' from time to time - to track a presidential election or the Oscars. However, some are particularly drawn to material that makes them feel shocked, frightened, insecure, or indignant, and that's what potato-chip news often provides.
C. S. Lewis
Leonardo da Vinci
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