Election Night Coverage Gimmicks with Reed Richardson (Part 1)

Premiere DateNov 12, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:47 Reed Richardson
01:38 Election Night Coverage Gimmicks
04:02 Data Journalism & "Real Time" Gauge
06:13 Early Projections Dictated Media Narrative of "No Blue Wave"
09:10 Outro
09:48 Nova Prime Heaters
14:08 Finish

Reed Richardson (@reedfrich) joins the show to discuss his piece for FAIR exploring major media’s Election Night coverage gimmicks, reactionary reporting and setting an incorrect narrative.

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