I Wonder Why the News Seems to Focus Solely On Negative Events

For people who are tired of constantly seeing tragedy, poverty, and crime 59 People

    This Just In.

    I hate watching the news. Thats one of the small reasons I'm glad for this iPhone. The only thing I'm really interested in is the weather and it already comes with that app. Everytime I hear the news, somebody's dying, getting beat up, or some traffic tragedy has occurred. I...
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    Jul 28, 2012

    Bad Events= Good Press

    There is a saying in Journalism"If it bleeds, it leads".Ever since newpaper started, their has been a belief that the negative and bad make for good stories. The press generally doesn't like good stories, because they think that people are no interseted in them.As a journalist...
    ladysora ladysora
    22-25, F
    Jan 1, 2011
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