CHARTERISTICS OF THE NEWS

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CHARTERISTICS OF THE NEWS American Political Science 10/19/2010 Sound Bites: 5-15 in the tv news - Getting faster: Twittes Political Implication of the pace of the news - Increase of electronic news goes way back to the burlin wal - MISSED THIS SLIDE ASK ON THIS Finding and Understanding the political news INTERDEPENDENCY : Reporters and their sources depend on each other one for stories, the other to get them out BEATS : Specific locations from which news frequently emanates, such as Congress or the White House. - They have a regular source of information - They are always introduced by the Wall Street Expert or the Press Secretaries from the White House. TRIAL BALLOONS : An intentional news leak for the purpose of assessing the political reaction - A news lead - Approved intentional - An attempt to get the story out and get a buzz before even going though a complete news process How Politicians use the media: - Media Events: Politicians and governments officials often stage o To get free media coverage
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