TITLE

Books Arts & Manners

AUTHOR(S)
Brookhiser, Richard
PUB. DATE
August 1981
SOURCE
National Review;8/21/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 16, p964
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a commentary on the scandal involving the article "Jimmy's World," which relates a story about an eight-year old heroin addict, by Janet Cooke. It emphasizes the extent of the scandal as covered by the media. It traces the origin of yellow journalism. It discusses the impact of the scandal on "Washington Post."
ACCESSION #
6079869

 

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