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WAS SWEEPING COVERAGE OF HOUSTON’S DEATH WARRANTED?

February 13, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The blanket coverage of Whitney Houston’s death became a topic of some contention on CNN’s Reliable Sources on Sunday. Host Howard Kurtz opened the discussion by asking the panelists, “Is the Whitney Houston story worth that kind of coverage?” Kurtz appeared to express surprise that the coverage, “especially on cable” received “wall to wall” attention […]

CNN’S COOPER FACES CRITICISM FROM FELLOW JOURNALISTS

July 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The decision by Anderson Cooper to accept an award from the president of Haiti for his reports from the country are being criticized by some journalists. The St. Petersburg Times‘s TV/media critic, Eric Deggans, said that his acceptance of the award puts “a question on the table again about Cooper’s reporting style, which has become […]