My final blog post I chose an article from a Mediabistro blog, 10,000 Words. Ironically this blog is about a new TV series which is meant to depict how a Broadcast Newsroom actually works.
According to the blog the new HBO Series: The Newsroom, is perfect for a
The blog is a good example of multimedia journalism because the preview for the show is embedded in the blog. The blog also goes on to say,
Unlike your typical newsy-type series that is completely detached from how media actually work today…
I feel shows like this are extremely important even though it’s entertainment, because the job of a journalist is almost a thankless one. You report the news, you inform the poeple. However when something bad happens, it’s the media’s fault.
From what I saw in the embedded preview, the show will give viewers a true idea of what truly goes on in a news room.