The Breaking News Epidemic

Paying Attention: No doubt, we know precisely where the current “breaking news” /”breaking alert” epidemic started: September 11th, 2001. On that day, every news channel and every broadcast station was bombarded with news, news feeds, photos, videos, interviews, theories, conflicting reports about the Twin Towers attack. So much information was coming in so fast and […]

Malaysia Airlines Flt. 370: ClickPak

Press Clippings: Updates from the world’s press on Malaysia Airlines Flt. 370. Another Sound in the Ocean     (Source: CBS News) Robots Search for Missing Airliner  (Source: The Guardian) Malaysia  Airlines Lost Black Box Data Once Before (Source: NBC News) How Far Down Can It Be ?  (Source: CNN) Malaysia Airlines Zeroing In After Latest Pings […]

Malaysia Airlines Flt. 370: ClickPak 1 April

Press Clippings: A variety of the latest press stories from around the world on missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Last words from cockpit  (Source: CNN) Ping Detector from US Navy Moved To Search Area (Source: cbsnews.com) Malaysia Airlines Cockpit Transcript  (Source: USA Today) Deliberate Act Possible in Malaysia Airlines FT. 370  (Source: Sydney Morning Herald) Search […]

Jon Stewart On CNN’s FLT 370 Coverage

Paying Attention:  It’s no secret that on this site, we have a viewpoint on what’s going on with TV news–especially CNN–regarding the Malaysia Airlines Flt. 370 disaster/catastrophe/mystery. We covered that particular topic just about 10 days ago, in the post “The Good News About Bad News”.   Now, the big hitters have jumped in, including […]

Jon Stewart On CNN's FLT 370 Coverage

Paying Attention:  It’s no secret that on this site, we have a viewpoint on what’s going on with TV news–especially CNN–regarding the Malaysia Airlines Flt. 370 disaster/catastrophe/mystery. We covered that particular topic just about 10 days ago, in the post “The Good News About Bad News”.   Now, the big hitters have jumped in, including […]