The online news media on 9/11 and 10 years later

The now-defunct Rocky Mountain News (Denver), on Sept. 11, 2001The Internet was already making its presence known to media in 2001, even if it was still not on the minds of most. Print and television were still raking in outrageous profits despite signs of trouble, and after all, AOL Instant Messenger was as advanced as…Read more The online news media on 9/11 and 10 years later

Would you call "penis" an obscenity? It was for "NewsRadio"

http://www.hulu.com/embed/gHS2XWE44UwkAPrJQG-IVQ/49/1357/i335It was less than 15 years ago when the sitcom "NewsRadio" could not say "penis" and be aired. "Really?" you say? Yes. Is it censorship? Well, the episode did eventually air, with some "penis" remarks still missing, but the heavy-handed editing has never really been undone -- Hulu's perpetuating it, and many of the DVD…Read more Would you call "penis" an obscenity? It was for "NewsRadio"