Reality TV

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Identifying the unreality of reality TV would make an interesting classroom exercise. realty tv Media LiteracyHere's an interesting post analyzing SuperNanny and Nanny 911 as reality. It can easily be used in connection with media literacy or critical thinking. link].

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Hey, I'm on TV!

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As I wrote a couple of weeks ago, I'm working out of Meso now and our local TV station did a "Eye on Keloland" segement that recorded me for parts of it. When I watch it, I'm reminded of the Toy Story 2 line by Buzz Lightyear "Am I really that fat?" " Check it out:  

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More TV speechwriting tips

Speak Schmeak

Reminds me of another brilliant TV speechwriter: Jean-Ralphio. Ava and Missy clip from "Up All Night" - runs from 11:43-12:35: TV inspired Fun Stuff Comedians EntertainersHere's one way to write a speech (or in this case, "speach"). On this week's episode of " Up All Night ," talk show mogul Ava asks assistant Missy to write her speech for an upcoming event. First, she suggests words to avoid: "moist, ointment, nubbin, vigorous, vigorish(?) and 'at the end of the day.'"

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"TV" No Longer Means "Network"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's the end of an era: Free network TV. Network TV no longer matters to those doing the judging of the Golden Globes: the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. None of the major categories nominated for awards were from network TV. Of course, network TV was never really free.   Network TV has had a good run. " Prediction: As network TV continues to lose relevance, there will be more and more scandals at ABC, CBS, and NBC.

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David Muir - #1 TV Show Across Both Network and Cable

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No surprise, his program is the #1 TV show , across both network and cable. How we all love David. That is, David Muir. At 6:30 P.M. ET, he brings comfort and even some joy (America Strong) to a distressed nation on ABC. His tone is always spot-on. His energy is electric, w/o being manic.

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More TV speechwriting tips

Speak Schmeak

Reminds me of another brilliant TV speechwriter: Jean-Ralphio. Ava and Missy clip from "Up All Night" - runs from 11:43-12:35: TV inspired Fun Stuff Comedians EntertainersHere's one way to write a speech (or in this case, "speach"). On this week's episode of " Up All Night ," talk show mogul Ava asks assistant Missy to write her speech for an upcoming event. First, she suggests words to avoid: "moist, ointment, nubbin, vigorous, vigorish(?) and 'at the end of the day.'"

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How to Play a PowerPoint Slideshow on TV

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However, sometimes the projector is replaced with a large monitor or TV. There are many ways by which you can connect your computer or mobile device to a TV for presenting your slides. Here are a few simple methods which can be used to answer the age old question that many PowerPoint newbies ask; i.e. how to play a PowerPoint Slideshow on TV. This is the easiest way by which you can play a PowerPoint presentation on TV. Connect to Your TV Using Wi-Fi or Wired Network.

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More Satellite TV Interview Tips | Media Training

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TV Lawyers We Love

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On Abovethelaw , lawyer-journalist, Kathryn Rubino, brings us down memory lane in terms of TV lawyers. Since the early days of the medium of television, we bonded with fictional lawyers. Sure some were a bit too cunning and self-destructive, like Alan Shore on "Boston Legal." " But the relationship was strong enough to have the television powers that be keep putting out there lawyer types. On

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How to Dress for TV and Video Interviews

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"Court TV" Might Have More Amber Guyger

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But it was wonderful for "Court TV." In Texas, there is a 30-day window for lawyers to file a notice or intent to appeal. Amber Guyger's lawyer Michael Mowla has done just that. Here are more details from CNN. In itself, that is just a formality. But it triggers speculation that she might appeal. Currently she is serving a 10-year sentence, with the possibility of parole, in a prison in a TX prison.    Post-sentencing things got weird in the courtroom.

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How to Apply Makeup for TV Interviews

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Comedy Writing for Late-Night TV: Review

Pro Humorist

And that’s exactly what you learn from Comedy Writing for Late-Night TV. That’s exactly what Comedy Writing for Late-Night TV does. Not enough yet to work at a high level on TV, but a good starting point. In Comedy Writing for Late-Night TV, you will learn every facet of producing material for late-night, which not only includes monologue jokes, desk pieces, etc but sketch comedy too. I thoroughly recommend Comedy Writing for Late-Night TV.

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Johnson v Corbyn TV 'debate'?

Max Atkinson

So a few days ago, I was asked by two BBC local radio stations (Berkshire and Somerset) to comment on ITN's TV 'debate' between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn. two BBC local radio stations to comment on ITN's TV 'debate' between Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson.

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Keith Olbermann Fired from Current TV

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New Obama TV ad attacks Romney “Remember”

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How to Learn from TV Preachers Part 2 | Media Training

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How to Sit for TV Interviews | Media Training

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How to Smile for TV Interviews | Media Training

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How do VIPs sit for TV interviews? | Media Training

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Current TV Counter Sues Keith Olbermann

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TV interviews with politicians

Max Atkinson

But not in the way he did here with Mrs May because, unlike a lot of TV interviewers (e.g. I have no idea why he resigned as political editor to BBC 2's Newsnight, but thought it a damaging loss to the BBC that he went back to Channel 4 News, were he started his TV career. A lesson fromMichael Crick of Channel 4 News on how to interview a politician?

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How to Do a Network TV Interview With Skype | Media Training

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How to Dress for TV Interviews on Hot Day | Advanced Media Training Tips

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Public Speaking Tips from TV Preachers | Public Speaking Training

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How to Practice for a Satellite TV Interview | Media Training

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How Do You Become a Paid TV Commentator? | Media Training

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TV - Nonono, It's Not Dead

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Among what the panel agrees on are: TV is not dead. The May 21st version of "Gillmor Gang" focuses on television. The smart strategy is to stay in your own lane, that is, stick with the niche that's working. Binge watching is the norm. And, Fox News is in decline. The panel host Steve Gillmor went as far as observing that Fox News is doing a good job at self-destructing.

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TV/Cable Ad Spending - COVID-19 Accelerating Shift to Other Mediums

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Marketers are worried about the ability to sell their products in a prolonged economic downturn, and aren't certain what programming networks can put on the air, given the near-total shutdown of production in Hollywood." " - Suzanne Vranica, The Wall Street Journal , May 12, 2020. Contractually, May gives big marketers like General Mills and Pepsico an out on how much they will be spending for advertising on network television and cable.

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Republican Linda McMahon Runs TV ad grabbing Obama’s Coattails?

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Contest Results — Almost TV

Humor Power

The theme for the contest is ALMOST TV. The challenge is to come up with the title of an imaginary TV show that almost sounds like a real show. It’s time for this month’s contest winners. Then follow the made-up title with a brief description of the show. Here are the top lines selected by our panel of judges (improv players and speakers). ** FIRST PLACE **. Leopardy. Quiz show where if you don’t have the right questions about predatory animals, you really lose.

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War Escalates Between Current TV and Keith Olbermann

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Guest Posting: Presentation Tips from TV’s Shark Tank & Dragons Den, by Roger Kethcart

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Roger Kethcart is a reality TV junkie with an amateur interest in the art of public speaking. He almost made his trade the dissemination of information by becoming a public school teacher, but the lure of writing about TV all day long was too much for him to resist. You can find his writing at [.]. Business Communication Public Speaking television

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How to sit for TV interviews | 20-Part Body Language Series for Public Speakers

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How Can An Expert Get Featured on TV? | Media Training

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Do I need a Face for TV? | Media Training

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How to Transition from TV Guest to Host Newt Gingrich Media Training

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Newspapers/TV News - Confidence Continues to Plummet

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Gallup found that we don't have a lot of trust in newspapers and TV news. Remember when our days began with a newspaper delivered on the front porch and ended in front of the evening news broadcasted on TV? For TV news the drop has been to 21%. And we paid attention? In the past 10 years, confidence plummeted in both categories 10 points.    For newspapers it has sunk to 20%.

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Ron Paul is Launching His own Online TV Network

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Golden Age of TV - When We Knew We Were Safe

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Alfred Hitchcock. The Twilight Zone. Perry Mason. The psychologists, executive coaches, and psychics have all been brimming with advice on how we human beings  should be  navigating the stress of the COVID-19. Both the health threats and the economic fallouts. If you have been helped by all that, good for you. But when sleep is supposed to come, after I make it through another day in COVID-19 Time, it doesn't. 

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TV Cop Shows - Topical Hacks

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The world of network television is very competitive. Most of the cop shows leverage topical controversial issues to capture and keep eyeballs. Last night, "Law & Order SVU" featured as a sub-theme the problem of the alcoholism gene. The woman murdered had shunned booze because of the family track record for excessive drinking. There was no alcohol content found in her blood by the medical examiner.

Current TV Considers Putting Itself Up for Sale – NYTimes

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British TV in Class by Itself - But UK Unemployment Pain Mirrors That of America

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Who hasn't hunkered down with British television during shelter-in-place? And, since so few things have reopened, we are still clicking it on.    Such premium entertainment. 

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