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Sara Vidovic English 100 Mon/Wed 6/25/11 Chapter 2: What is News? Thesis:  News is a superficial manipulation of facts done in attempt to appeal to the bulk of public  interest whether accurately depicting society or not. Supporting Points “‘Importance’ is a judgment people make”; not everyone is interested in the same stories  depicted on News networks (13).
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Unformatted text preview: Every news story reflects the reporter who covers it and what he thinks is interesting or will adhere to the most viewers rather than what will make the viewers better informed of society. Manipulation of facts makes it easy to manufacture false information for the sake of good news....
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