Bob Herbert Remarks on News and Opinion

New York Times columnist Bob Herbert talked about the state of journalism, focusing on the role of cable news and the Internet. He… read more

New York Times columnist Bob Herbert talked about the state of journalism, focusing on the role of cable news and the Internet. He expressed concern that newer media outlets such as cable news and the Internet have blurred the lines between news and opinion, and criticized news organizations for spending too much time and resources covering what he considered trivial topics like celebrities and or the weather. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Herbert, Bob Columnist New York Times
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Bob Herbert Remarks on News and Opinion

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Program ID:
295848-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 7, 2010
Last Aired:
Oct 11, 2010

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  • Oct 07, 2010 | 12:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 07, 2010 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 08, 2010 | 10:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 09, 2010 | 4:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 10, 2010 | 5:54am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 11, 2010 | 6:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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