Future of the Political Pundit

Panelists talked the future of political analysts, or “pundits,” in an increasingly competitive news and entertainment… read more

Panelists talked the future of political analysts, or “pundits,” in an increasingly competitive news and entertainment market. Among the topics they addressed were the place of media commentary within television journalism, the impact of television news discussions on the quality of public and political discourse, and the degree to which political debate had been reduced to entertainment. They also responded to questions from the audience.

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Mr. Karlin’s name was misspelled in the first portions of the program. close

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Future of the Political Pundit

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Program ID:
185774-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Aspen, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Mar 19, 2005
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 2005

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  • Mar 19, 2005 | 8:45pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 19, 2005 | 11:48pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 21, 2005 | 4:55pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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