Anchor Steam

Walker, Rob
May 2002
New Republic;5/20/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 19, p18
Offers observation on television broadcasting of evening news with reference to Columbia Broadcasting System, National Broadcasting Co. and American Broadcasting Co. Description of evening-news broadcasts as a redoubt of sobriety by defenders; Evaluation of anchors such as Tom Brokaw, Peter Jennings, John Hockenberry and Dan Rather; Opinion that network news contains as much hype and fake populism as its cable competitors.


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