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Mainstream Journalism / Sleazy Stories #147080

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 13, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Jeff Greenfield) The challenge to the mainstream press in covering "sleazy stories" easily found in tabloid newspapers and talk shows examined. ["Los Angeles Times" Tom ROSENSTIEL - says the mainstream press seizes on a high-brow issue.] Coverage of the "Spur Posse," California high school students competing for sexual conquests, and the Woody Allen -Mia Farrow custody trial cited as examples.

Reporter(s):
Greenfield, Jeff;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:02:20

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