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    2011 White House Correspondents' Dinner

    Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association Annual Dinner where journalism awards were presented. President Obama gave humorous remarks focusing on his potential 2012 Republican…

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    Book Discussion on Broadcast Hysteria

    A. Brad Schwartz talked about his book, Broadcast Hysteria: Orson Welles’s War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News, about the reaction to the 1938 Orson Welle’s radio broadcast of War of…

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    Domestic and International News Coverage

    Newspaper editors talked about the state of domestic and international news coverage. Marty Baron talked about threats to free expression. Elisabeth Bumiller talked about international news coverage. Then…

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    Pope Francis U.S. Visit Preview

    Reporters and topic experts talked about Pope Francis’s upcoming September 22-27, 2015, visit to the United States. The pope would be making stops in Washington, D.C., New York City, and…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on the question: “Where do you get your political news?” The question was inspired by a Pew poll on differences by age and political views.…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question: “What is your top news story of the week?”

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    2012 White House Correspondents' Dinner

    Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association Annual Dinner. President Obama poked fun at himself and his Republican rivals and included jokes about a passage from his…

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    2002 White House Correspondents' Dinner

    At the annual association dinner, journalists presented awards to colleagues for their work in the previous year. Following the awards dinner speeches included humorous remarks and a slide…

    4,972 views
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    2001 White House Correspondents' Dinner

    President Bush and Mr. Hammond delivered humorous remarks about Washington political culture and current events. President Bush’s remarks included several photographs of the first family’s private…

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    Press and Japanese Internment in World War II

    Professor Richard Reeves talked about the internment experiences of the Japanese on the U.S. West coast and how the press fueled hysteria over sabotage. He spoke about how the experiences…

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    Media Coverage of North Korea

    Foreign policy experts and journalists talked about how the media covers North Korea. Topics included the North Korean economy, nuclear program, and generational divide when it comes to consumerism.…

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    Media Coverage of Ferguson, Missouri, Police Shooting

    Panelists talked about media coverage of Ferguson, Missouri, following the police shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown and the ensuing protests. The panelists included reporters,…

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    Open Phones

    Phone lines were open on viewer responses to the question: “What is your reaction to the media coverage of Ebola?”

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    Government and the Free Press

    News executives from the New York Times, the Associated Press, and Reuters talked about government restrictions on the press, the future of whistleblowers, and accusations of media bias in covering the…

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    Book Discussion The News: A User's Manual

    Alain de Botton talked about his book, The News: A User’s Manual, in which he looks at the way the news media shapes the way we think about politics, tragedy, crime, and celebrity. He argued that we…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses on the question, “Do Sunday morning talk shows still matter?” Hadas Gold was interviewed by phone about the Sunday morning political show’s waning influence,…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on news of the day, and on the question, “How do you get your news?”

    407 views
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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the media’s coverage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared on March 8, 2014, en route from Kuala Lumpur International Airport…

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    Book Discussion on Sensationalism

    Co-editor David Sachsman talked about the book, Sensationalism: Murder, Mayhem, Mudslinging, Scandals, and Disasters in 19th Century Reporting, a collection of essays exploring sensationalism in 19th century…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Which news sources do you trust, and why?” Frank Newport was interviewed by phone about a September 2013 Gallup Poll that…

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