14 8 / 2014
It pisses me off that the media can be so manipulative in the name of corporations that pay the bills, but a group like Anon is seen as “unethical” for releasing the names of maybe good/maybe bad people to effect real, lasting, change for the greater good.
I chose to go into entertainment news because I didn’t think I could handle the pressure of hard news on a daily basis, but I’ve always been very passionate about truth and news as a vehicle for public access.
When I was at Emerson College, I took a (required) class called Law and Ethics for Journalists. The first half was about how to avoid being sued for libel, defamation, trespassing or…
06 5 / 2014
I’ve had a blast over the past three years at Emerson College. I love making news packages, which are short 1-2 minute videos about one topic, usually some news event. I love being on-air and doing live reporting. I had always planned to finish off my career at Emerson with the Broadcast Practicum class, one that helps you create…
15 4 / 2014
Tall, thin women rip off their clothes and jump into another outfit, quickly readjusting bras and hair before turning the corner onto the bright, booming catwalk. Computer screens glow across the country as fashionistas tune in to watch the live stream of New York Fashion Week Spring 2014. They want to know what the hottest trends are and which fashion celebrities are in the front row. Among…
24 3 / 2014
Can a good speller be a bad person? It would seem so in the new comedy “Bad Words,” directed and starred in by Jason Bateman. Though the actor is known for playing the half-wit sweetheart, he changed it up to play Guy Trilby, an absolutely abhorrent, swear-slinging slime ball out to compete in a children’s spelling bee through a loophole in the rulebook.
Trilby travels the country to compete,…
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12 1 / 2014
If you live in Boston, or pretty much anywhere in America right now, today was the first warm(ish) day in several weeks. All of winter break I’ve been telling myself I need to go running, that I was losing all of the progress I’d made this year by being…
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