Media Analysis

Howard Kurtz, a media reporter for the Washington Post, spoke about the phenomenon of television’s “talking heads.” He talked about an… read more

Howard Kurtz, a media reporter for the Washington Post, spoke about the phenomenon of television’s “talking heads.” He talked about an event like the Persian Gulf War, creating a 24/7 need for someone with credentials and the ability to speak in authoritative sound bytes. Mr. Kurt also explained that those in demand for their expertise and analysis often end up on the lucrative lecture circuit. close

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Program ID:
18095-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 23, 1991 | 8:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • May 23, 1991 | 8:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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