British royal baby dominates world media – like it or not

Arianne Chernock, College of Arts & Sciences

From live TV coverage of a hospital door to a gaggle of royal baby experts, the world’s media was in a frenzy on Monday over the arrival of the future heir to the British throne, offering moment-by-moment coverage if very little actual news…

Expert quote:

“What is different this time is that the media has been transformed in the past decade and the existence of operations like Twitter has magnified this tendency for curiosity.”

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