Is the news/media becoming entertainment for people?
With the tragic chaos happening in Ferguson, the newscasters seemed bored, or distant...
I certainly don't find it boring! Not that I like seeing the violence and disillusionment, but if it's happening I want to know about it.
I think many sources of information are taken as news; Huffington post for example. Many people think Huffpost is a news source, but it's actually run by bloggers/journalists. Inevitably, plenty of non-newsworthy stuff creeps through.
I'm often surprised at some things that make the news, so I guess one could say that it's quite possibly becoming entertainment, of sorts.
The media is there to provide a place for advertisers to promote their various goods and services.
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