What’s Wrong with Journalism Today?
February 13, 2023
Today Eric, Dan, and Dylan are joined by Terry Mattingly of GetReligion.org to discuss his essay in the Winter 2022 edition of Religion & Liberty, "The Evolving Religion of Journalism.” How has journalism—and its audience—changed, and why? Has the internet transformed broadcasting into narrowcasting? How has a transition from the old bias of liberalism to illiberalism, even “Jacobinism,” remade what journalists produce and we consume? Then the guys look at the Super Bowl ads and explore why they seem to be less entertaining and mostly just celebrities in different unfunny situations. And was the Super Bowl ad that drew the most attention an ad for Jesus?
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The Evolving Religion of Journalism | Terry Mattingly, Religion & Liberty
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Overload: Will any shows from the Golden Age of TV endure? | Sonny Bunch, The Washington Examiner
Put the State of the Union address out of its misery | Eric Kohn, Acton Institute
Super Bowl commercials, from Adam Driver(s) to M&M candies; the hits and the misses | NPR
Plug-In: Around 100 million Super Bowl viewers saw new commercials — about Jesus? | Get Religion