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Unformatted text preview: Intro to Mass Communication Written Assignment #2 Comparisons and Contrasts within the Broadcast Media Kay Kammerud for December 27, 2007 What are your choices for comparison? My three choices for comparison are The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, and a Fox 9 news segment. What are your expectations of each selection? I do not really know what to expect from the Daily Show or the Colbert report, as these air on Comedy Central. Comedy Central is known for its disgusting humor and tacky shows that just are not that funny. I have watched a Fox 9 News segment before and have found nothing wrong with the broadcasts. The times I watched each of the shows - I watched the Daily Show and the Colbert Report on December 26, 2007, from 9:00 am until 10:00 am. Each show lasted an approximate thirty minutes. I watched a Fox 9 News segment later that same night at 9:00 pm. I watched an estimated total of twenty-five minutes of the news broadcast because I felt all the headline stories were finished and gave me enough to compare with.finished and gave me enough to compare with....
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- Fall '07
- Colbert, The Colbert Report, The Daily Show, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Comedy Central