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The Latest in Blockbuster Journalism

Analyzing the credibility of an article is a tricky and multifaceted business. Human interest stories- especially those involving sensitive subjects- often walk the fine line between credibility and exaggeration, of remaining true to the subject or true to the facts. 935 more words

How To Read the News 101:

If reading and understanding the news is a valuable asset to you, be sure to check the journalist’s citations.  That is the most important skill anyone can develop. 92 more words

The Soft News Sensation

Soft news regards stories written for entertainment purposes, such a sport, celebrity, and culture. Where the headline news once regarded events of significant importance, we now see tabloids presenting the highs and lows of celebrity life. 433 more words


Sensationalism - The Axe Striking Against God's Way

The Death of a Muslim Jihadist –  The Death of a Son From a Christian Family – The Same Person

We found out on Facebook and then on the news, no officials called us directly. 1,335 more words

Practical Daily Life Matters

Sensationalist Journalism

A few days ago I read an article about a woman who had been raped and left for dead in South Africa.  It was reported by a friend through a series of messages on Twitter.  261 more words

How The Media Incites Fear

In today’s competitive society, the media has to think of more ways to make their news outlets the number one choice for the public. Gone are the days where we would open the newspaper and read a factual breakdown of yesterdays events. 367 more words


Book Review: Dark Tower #1 - The Gunslinger

Title: The Gunslinger
Author: Stephen King
Year of Publication: 1982
Series: Dark Tower
#: 1
Goodreads Rating (Avg.): 4
Goodreads Rating (Mine): 3

Spoilers, For The Other Books in This Series As Well… 1,001 more words