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How to Report on TV News

 by Bennett Gordon


Tags: Media, television, criticism, BBC, Charlie Broker, Bennett Gordon,

In this beautiful piece of media criticism, British journalist Charlie Brooker pulls together the most annoying and inane clichés in broadcast television reporting. From the annoying vox-pop commentary to the meaningless animated charts, Brooker shows how TV news is able to show a lot, without saying anything.

(Thanks, The Awl.)