Essays Tagged: "news today"

Women in Society

Women in all careers are striving to gain equality inthe work force today, and female television news anchorsare definitely part of the fight. The road to televisionnews anchoring is a rocky one, w ... as once thoughtto have been made, there aren't many females getting aheadin the world of television news. Today, there is a veryslow, if any, gain in the numbers of women who succeed.There are many qu ...

(13 pages) 462 0 4.1 May/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

PAUL MCCARTNEY

PAUL McCARTNEY, SIX FEET UNDER?I read the news today, oh boy, about a lucky man who made the grade...he blew his mind out in a car. He didn't ... e in that alleged accident. In the late summer 1969, the Northern Illinois University campus newspaper, Northern Star, obtained a list of clues from a student who wrote a research paper on the ... make up his own on the spot. Within a few days, Gibb and his coworkers were astonished to see that newspapers and reporters took his on-air joke too seriously and spread the story more widely. (Saki) ...

(17 pages) 119 0 4.2 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Lack of Exercise Causes Psychological as Well as Physical Setbacks

The article I decided to write about is from the website of Medical News Today. Holly Wagner writes it. The title of the article is "Lack of Exercise Causes Psychologic ...

(2 pages) 58 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Pornography In The Media

It started by way of messengers and scribes, evolved through the presentation of newspapers and radio, brought us together with television, and now serves us world-wide via the ever ... perception quite as heavily.Unfortunately, however, most of what is broadcast ortransmitted in the news today is with reference to the chaotic condition of our planet, or something else that society ... n of our planet, or something else that society as a whole sees as detrimental or damaging. But the news on television is not the only type of media taking the criticism of society. Other forms of mas ...

(11 pages) 52 0 2.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

News: Is It Fair and Balanced?

News, according to dictionary.com, is "information about recent events or happenings, especially as ... ing to dictionary.com, is "information about recent events or happenings, especially as reported by newspapers, periodicals, radio, or television." What do we really get from the news today? The news, ... t. Recently, a major attack, which will be taking place in Falluja, Iraq soon has been all over the news, ranging from Fox News to The New York Times. Fox news has been known for its unprecedented con ...

(9 pages) 56 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Pornography in the Media

It started by way of messengers and a scribe, evolved through the presentation of newspapers and radio, brought us together with television, and now serves us worldwide via the ever- ... perception quite as heavily.Unfortunately, however, most of what is broadcast or transmitted in the news today is with reference to the chaotic condition of our planet, or something else that society ... n of our planet, or something else that society as a whole sees as detrimental or damaging. But the news on television is not the only type of media taking the criticism of society. Other forms of mas ...

(9 pages) 69 1 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Child Abuse

lifetime."- Herbert Ward -Child abuse is one of the most disturbing and controversial topics in the news today. The number of stories that cover the mistreatment of children seems to be growing by the ...

(4 pages) 81 1 5.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse

How Can The Study Of Media History Help Us Tounderstand The Media Today?

nd therefore, this essay attempts to represent the media today by questioning the principles of the news today and where they originated. This essay also attempts to find reasons for the content of mo ... ;A continuous methodical record of important or public events' (Oxford Dictionary) and Media "˜Newspapers and broadcasting, by which information is conveyed to the general public' (Oxford Diction ...

(6 pages) 24 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Death Penalty

A Time to Play God ?In national news today, a black man from southern Texas was killed today. He was brutally beaten and than roped ... to the back of a pick-up and dragged to his death.? This isn?t all too uncommon to hear in today?s news and if anything I think that we have grown numb and gotten use to hearing things of this nature ...

(2 pages) 561 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Buddhism In India: A Study Of Indian Buddhism In T

e day. So he started another journey around India, telling all of his new followers, who spread the news.        Today he is known as the Buddha, “the man who woke up,” and the c ...

(3 pages) 35 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Pairs Skating Event

y - Kylie Bunny - Callie Fabio - Katie Trixie Smith - Chani Trixie- Hi this is Trixie smith for XYZ News. Today were at the pairs figure skating competition, today we have the Jamaican team with Guido ...

(2 pages) 847 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

In the news today there is an article about a

In the news today there is an article about a high-school boy who brought guns to school and shot several s ... ature-nurture argument while Western philosophy supports the nature side. Even today as we scan the news we can still find the nature versus nurture issue addressed by Dostoevky still prevalent in our ...

(5 pages) 801 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Leveling the Playing Field

te greater mutual understanding among nations and peoples of the world. But globalization is in the news today. Perhaps, that is because the pace of globalization has accelerated in the past century, ...

(5 pages) 500 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Fad Dieting: How Bad is It?

from the simple to the bizarre. The eight most popular diets at this time, according to the Medical News Today website are Atkins, The Zone, Vegetarian, Vegan, Weight Watchers, South Beach, Raw Food, ... 009), What Are The Eight Most Popular Diets Today?. Retrieved August 8, 2990 from http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/5847.phpPutterman, E., Linden, W., (2004). Appearance Versus Health: Does the ...

(4 pages) 30 1 5.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Gone Baby Gone & Child Maltreatment/Child Neglect

ss attention than others. Child abuse is one of the most disturbing and controversial topics in the news today. The number of stories that cover the mistreatment of children seems to be growing by the ...

(5 pages) 7 0 0.0 May/2011

Subjects: Humanities Essays