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(31,505 posts)
1. they'd pick one story &concentrate on it for days, 24 hrs: Malaysian flight 370, caylee lee anthony
Fri Nov 8, 2019, 02:36 AM
Nov 2019

for example.


(14,815 posts)
2. Almost anything that Trump does NOW would be 'round-the clock news for being outrageous.
Fri Nov 8, 2019, 02:43 AM
Nov 2019

It's currently the norm, because he does it so often.

Mike Nelson

(9,681 posts)
6. We had...
Fri Nov 8, 2019, 04:28 AM
Nov 2019

... The OJ Story... The Anna Nicole Smith Death... The Missing Natalie Holloway... All-Monica, All the Time... several were mainly FOX, but they made the others participate. The moment I remember is when FOX sent Greta to a Florida beach, after a pair of panties washed up on shore. FOX loved that story, and having their newsreaders say "panties" over and over was rating gold.


(11,686 posts)
8. Are you talking about
Fri Nov 8, 2019, 04:53 AM
Nov 2019

the years when every day was not "breaking news?" When you turned on the T.V and there was not any red box talking about the latest crap? Could you be talking about the days when we did not have "several" "breaking news" in one day?


(23,132 posts)
9. They covered the monthly congressional bill to repeal the ACA.
Fri Nov 8, 2019, 05:38 AM
Nov 2019

Pass the house, pass the senate, get vetoed by the president.


Also, there were fair and informative committee investigations into emails and Benghazi.

It was a much more civil time.

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