Politicians Losing Control of Messages
Research presentation of politicians' gradual loss of control of their messages between World War II and today. Timeline spans presidencies from those of Franklin D. Roosevelt to the present day.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Politicians Losing Control of Messages
...as Monica manipulated the polls! Even Presidents have lost control of their messages… POLITICAL SPIN
Now THAT’S message control!
Watergate a watershed for Woodward… … though Nixon claimed he was framed!
Reagan & Thatcher I fly over an ocean to visit a woman who can’t vote for me, so why would I go through the Press to visit with the American people who do ?
YouTube - ification of campaign trail
“ Please go back to Ohio! If they don't want you, why the hell would we?” - KOMO Listener Congressman Carpetbagger?
Evolution of Credits <ul><li>RESOURCES </li></ul><ul><li>Baird, D.A. (2003). ”An Emerging Emphasis on Image: Early Press Coverage of Politics and Television.” American Journalism 20 (4), pp. 13-31. </li></ul><ul><li>Cater, D. (1959). The Fourth Branch of Government . Boston: Houghton Mifflin. </li></ul><ul><li>Graber, D. (2000). Media Power in Politics. 4th edition. Washington DC: Congressional Quarterly Press. </li></ul><ul><li>Nimmo, D. (1964). Newsgathering in Washington: A Study in Political Communication . New York: Atherton. </li></ul><ul><li>Peters, C. (1973). "Why the White House Press Didn't Get the Watergate Story." Washington Monthly . </li></ul><ul><li>SLIDES </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 1: http://www.freakingnews.com/pictures/7500/Monica-Lewinsky-7920.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 2: http://www.flickr.com/photos/donkeyhotey/5639321345/sizes/o/in/photostream/ </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 3: http://www.flickr.com/photos/nostri-imago/2872451603/sizes/z/in/photostream/ & http://www.flickr.com/photos/nostri-imago/2872024264/sizes/m/in/photostream/ </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 4: http://www.flickr.com/photos/blatantnews/4012471764/sizes/m/in/photostream/ </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 5: http://www.flickr.com/photos/notionscapital/2246145083/sizes/m/in/photostream/ </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 6: http://www.flickr.com/photos/tonythemisfit/2217001033/sizes/m/in/photostream/ </li></ul>