During the past 10 years in radio and television, tape and bulky equipment have gone the way of the dinosaur. Here is a quick look at some of the most important technological advances in electronic media. Digital technology is profoundly changing the way TV news is covered, produced and collected.
For the first time in four years, we will all get to watch how the network news organizations perform when the presidency of the United States is at stake. There is probably no need to remind anyone, but the last time not one of the networks wrapped itself in glory.
Patriotic journalists. Now more than ever we need to fulfill our roles not only as journalists, but also as patriots. Patriots love, support and defend the interests of their country. To many, that means that we as journalists should wave the flag, rally the public and offer unquestioning support of our leaders.