Tag: public broadcasting
Talk about a cheap, unique date! Be treated like royalty for an evening in the WHUT TV studios at Howard University. Valet parking, light hors d'oeuvres, and an opportunity for your moment of celebrity. There are some considerations, like wearing apparel and signing a release in the event you appear on camera (witness relocation program participants need not apply). Learn about investments, insurance, mortgages, college and retirement planning, employee benefits and more from an advisor who is on the side of the little guy. This is a unique opportunity to support public broadcasting, demonstrate its purpose of filling niches not served by commercial broadcasting, and should be right up the alley of the Blue Virginia readership.
The Daily Press is launching a new feature in which two Hampton Roads residents will address local, state and regional issues - and the occasional national issue from a local twist - from a conservative perspective.
Check back here for their columns, which will run each Wednesday on an alternating basis. -- The Daily Press
I am reminded of criticism by a favorite economics professor, Dr. John Kuhlman, regarding the Journalism School at Mizzou. "There was a time," he would complain, "when expertise in your field and writing ability made you publishable. Now it takes a gift of gab, casual observations, and a four year English course." Well, Doc, apparently that great educational philosopher Meat Loaf's "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad" is the adjusted accomplishment curve; or maybe Kaplan opened a new Ann Landers School of Journalism offering a borrowed ECPI curriculum: "zero to bachelor's in 2.5 years."
It is not only local media attempting to pander to the potential audience: