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BumRushDaShow

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10. The media uses "style guides" or "style books"
Thu Jul 31, 2014, 02:10 PM
Jul 2014

with AP's StyleBook apparently an industry standard (where they even have an app for that). The NY Times recently updated theirs last year and had a little article about it.

They use these to supposedly bring consistency across their utterances.

That's it in a nutshell. BumRushDaShow Jul 2014 #1
I would be curious to see some investigative journalism True Blue Door Jul 2014 #8
The media uses "style guides" or "style books" BumRushDaShow Jul 2014 #10
Hmm. Then I'd be curious who inserts things like "enhanced interrogation" into them. True Blue Door Jul 2014 #11
Now "MSM" is nothing but a fredamae Jul 2014 #2
"Infotainment". riqster Jul 2014 #4
I agree-however fredamae Jul 2014 #5
Good point. riqster Jul 2014 #6
And in memoriam fredamae Jul 2014 #7
It died over 15 years ago. True Blue Door Jul 2014 #9
It's not ALL about Obama... JHB Jul 2014 #3
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