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Dissasters around the world. Is there an increase or do we simply hear about the

  1. thomasczech profile image65
    thomasczechposted 5 years ago

    Dissasters around the world. Is there an increase or do we simply hear about them more because of ma

    We hear daily about dissasters in the world. Is this because there is an increase in dissasters around the world? Or are we simply hearing about it more because of mass media?

  2. MickS profile image71
    MickSposted 5 years ago

    We here of them more because media attention is now more efficient.

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      MickSposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      What a divot I am, that, of course, should be hear not here.

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    JThomp42posted 5 years ago

    I have to agree with Mick. With the media, internet, etc. News from all around the world travels fast, especially bad news.

  4. thomasczech profile image65
    thomasczechposted 5 years ago

    You make good points; with the media we certainly get all news and we get it faster. But could things in and around the world be getting worse? I don't know, aybe the media is also hypeing it up more as well, considering bad news gains more attention.

 
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