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Bertolucci's Insensitive Sensationalism

I’ve never been a fan of Bernardo Bertolucci’s films, although I’ve seen only two — Last Tango In Paris, and the abridged version of 1900. 612 more words

One Writer's Dilemma

One writer’s dilemma

By L. Stewart Marsden

One writer’s dilemma: the use of profane language and implicit/explicit sex. Ploys for sensationalism, or tools to advance the work? 467 more words

L. Stewart Marsden

The Devil's Bean?

The Devil’s Bean?

Currently, this article condemning Red Bull is #trending on Facebook. It is an example of #fakenews. It contains shoddy, limited, and low-effort research. 983 more words

Writing & Indie Publishing

Kylie Jenner shares NSFW topless pic with Tyga for his 27th birthday!

Yet another Jenner post.  Over the course of researching for my media experience project, I came across multiple articles of the Kardashian/Jenner family.  The media has a way of sneaking them in whenever they get the chance because people… 108 more words

Social Media

Mariah Carey - James you're a "LYING opportunist" - Settlement DEAD

TMZ posted a recent feud between Mariah Carey and ex fiance, James Parker.  TMZ claims that they have sources from both sides which claim to very different things.   229 more words

Celebrity Gossip

Divide and Conquer

Everyone needs to chill the fuck out. As far as I can tell, the sky is not falling, so we needn’t go all chicken little. 187 more words


Good or Bad Media? Would you tarnish your company's reputation?

After spending a year and a half working in television news, I have come to know the true meaning of the term ‘sensationalism’.

This past weekend, a local news station in my hometown market posted a story of one of their on-air employees being arrested for DUI. 182 more words

Communication Styles