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Anchors Away

Charles Kolb | Posted 05.02.2015 | Media
Charles Kolb

Our main network news programs can do better. They do not need celebrity anchors -- they need better content. Low-information news programs beget low-information citizens. Rather than dumb down the evening news, why not expand it with more in-depth coverage of the most important domestic and international stories?

Hazards of the 'Me' Culture

Jane Carlin and Barb Macke | Posted 04.16.2015 | College
Jane Carlin and Barb Macke

Whatever the case, Brian Williams' downfall is symptomatic of our culture. No doubt Williams felt compelled to spiff up his newscasts.

News Anchors Have Some Seriously Unfortunate Names

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 01.29.2015 | Media

Jimmy Kimmel took time out of his show Wednesday night to honor the "oddly-monikered" men and women who report the news across America. As one mig...

Newscaster Being Bothered By Drunk Crazy Lady Is Every Man's Worst Nightmare

Barstool Sports | Posted 05.06.2014 | Weird News

There it is, every man’s worst nightmare. You know what I’m talking about too, when a girlfriend or girl friend or just random chick at the bar tr...

Guess She Didn't Realize The Cameras Were Rolling

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.13.2013 | Comedy

When this girl accidentally walks onto a TV set while the cameras are rolling, her reaction is priceless. We can't stop watching it... Over and over a...

WATCH: Newscaster Said WHAT While Covering A Gay Pride Parade?!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Whoops! Bill Lunn, a newscaster for KSTP, the local ABC affiliate in Minneapolis had a slip of the tongue while introducing a segment on the Minneapol...

Do Newscasters Not Get It? Is it "next" or "first"?

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 10.09.2012 | Media
William B. Bradshaw

Just before a radio or TV commercial break, newscasters frequently will refer to a story of considerable interest saying it will be "next" after the commercial break. But after several commercials, three or four other stories will be reported before the reporter zeros-in on the story.

Ben Craw

The Ultimate Iceland Volcano Mispronunciation Highlight Reel (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Craw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

It's funny when people mispronounce words. You may have caught the video we posted earlier of news reporters attempting to pronounce the name of the I...