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Unformatted text preview: far. They won the case.-Critics of Springer-type shows say it was only a matter of time until something like this happened.-Trash TV Campaign: 0ct. 1995-Jenny Jones Tragedy was springboard for this campaign-William Bennett (former Secretary of Edu), Senator Joe Lieberman, and Senator Sam Nunn launched campaign against Springer type shows.-used Jenny Jones Tragedy as example. Not fully responsible, but definitely fan the flames 4. Late 1980s: TV Tabloid News Programs:-focus not on serious news stories and issues of the day but focus on celebrities and scandal instead.-Ex: A Current Affair, Hard copy, Entertainment Tonight, Access Hollywood, TMZ 5. Late 1980s 1990s Reality Crime Programs-Technology: Camcorders-techno effects media. Now could film on the go!-Exploiting the possibilities of crime and punsihment as a public spectacle-Ex: Cops...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course MCO 240 taught by Professor Weight during the Spring '08 term at ASU.
- Spring '08