You see the posts on Facebook, read the headlines in the papers, hear the ads on television and radio. Seemingly anything of value needs to be… 188 more words
Tags » Sensationalism
I am surfing the web at home when I come across an article in the online newspaper 20minutos.es. The heading of the article could be translated to: “A picture of dead children in Gaza, information or sensationalism?” In the picture below the heading we can see four dead children after an attack in Gaza in 2012. 500 more words
“They used to hang killers on the gallows. Now they hang them in the gallery,” For more on Myra, see my previous post.
When serial killer Myra Hindley’s portrait by Marcus Harvey was hung by the Royal Gallery (with children’s fingerprints making up the composition of her face), it was… 152 more words
If you just read the headlines, you’d think Amtrak 188 derailed because of a mentally unstable 32-year-old gay engineer from Queens who had a need — a need for speed. 691 more words