Neal Zoren: Here's a vote against TV 's super-heated political coverage

Delaware County Daily Times - 04-22


Television news makes me long for the newspapers of the last century. More precisely, for the Time Magazines of my distant and evaporating youth. Substance dominated style in those days. Stories were written well, but dryly. They weren’t meant to entertain but to inform, and the “Dragnet” method – “the facts, ma’am, just the facts” – prevailed.