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News outlets and the political lean of their primary consumers

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by Alma, Sep 15, 2020 at 7:52 PM.

  1. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    Why does David Muir sit at the desk like a coiffed praying mantis?
     
  2. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    What if the New York Times is the center? The political middle?
     
  3. Mngwa

    Mngwa Well-Known Member

    I saw that chart a while ago and found that I get most of my news from the green box.
     
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  4. Slacker

    Slacker Well-Known Member

    “OK, champ. ... Now: Look deeply self-reflective. Intuitive, too!”

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  5. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    He's got a purty mouth.

    Seriously, I've never understood the guy's facial expression. Always seems incredibly forced. It's like Jennings died and he was the only guy on the roster with a full head of brown hair.
     
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  6. Mngwa

    Mngwa Well-Known Member

    Actually, I think it was supposed to be Bob Woodruff but he got half his head blown off.
     
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  7. maumann

    maumann Well-Known Member

    Whenever we're with Mom and Dad, we're forced to watch because that's the channel Jeopardy! comes on. Every single reporter has to say his name at the beginning of their report and then finish with it, like they're reinforcing "DAVID!" because he's so insipid and vanilla that no viewer will remember 30 seconds later.

    "David, things are just like your intro. That's what it's like here. Back to you, David."
     
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  8. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Woodruff was/is legit.
     
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  9. BTExpress

    BTExpress Well-Known Member

    I see "Bob Woodruff," and all I think of is the former Tennessee athletic director.
     
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  10. Liut

    Liut Well-Known Member

    Amen, brother!
     
  11. Liut

    Liut Well-Known Member

    Idiots watch all these raw-sewage channels.
     
  12. Liut

    Liut Well-Known Member

    I have no idea what David Muir's bona fides are. Until media reports indicated he was taking over as "talking head" of that newscast, I'd never heard of him.

    And I cannot recall ever watching a broadcast with him involved.
     
    Last edited: Sep 16, 2020 at 10:55 PM
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