With all of the gaffs in attempts at news coverage by the cable news outfits, I wanted to share this satirical video by English humorist Charlie Brooker which, I believe, is right on the money.
There are a few exceptions – but just a few – like PBS NewsHour, BBC News, and Al Jazeera. The rest of it is mostly shallow, inane, often-inaccurate, and, more often than not, predictable.
Nobody has explored the anatomy of how to report TV news better than Brooker. Here’s his report from London: