Assignment 1 story pitch
Americas favorite couple, Brangelina has filed for divorce and I would like to cover this
Hollywood fairy-tail separation to finalization signatures. When Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
were not on a movie-set or red carpet they wer
BASIC BROADCAST STYLE RULES & GUIDELINES:
1. ALL copy must be typed on standard size paper. Use ALL CAPITAL LETTERS, no
lower case when writing R-TV news copy.
2. Double-space all copy.
3. Page layout: ALL copy must have, in the upper left hand corner, a
Comm 350: Chapters and Reading Notes
Schudson Chapter 1, pp. 1-10
1. Do facts (and by extension, truth) exist independent of opinion and interpretation? 1
The perplexities are no argument against the existence of factual matter, nor can they serve
as a ju
Quiz 4 study guide
Thursday, October 9
Chapter 5, pages 50-62
1) What are three ways that journalists limit the range of opinion and
expression in the news? What does each mean? What are examples?
Dependence on official sources
o Official sources dominat
Lectures and Discussions:
Problems with Journalistic Expression
The problem with official sources
Whats missing from the official account.
The problem of professional norms
False equivalence versus balance
Attribution of falsehoods
The problem of co
Quiz 6 review and study guide
Chapter 1, pp. 1-10 (from quiz 1)
Do facts (and by extension, truth) exist independent of interpretation and
power? Power threatens truth.
What four institutions stand at arms-length from power and serve truth
telling and ind