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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
In this film broadcast news is seen as having a greater priority on style and personality than on delivering the most important news. How true do you think this portrayal is? What role do ratings play in this equation? What kind of news are you most interested in?
Is news reporting important in a democracy? Do you feel journalism today is better or worse than it was in Ron Burgundy’s time (roughly 30 years ago)?