Boston Globe Tobe Berkowitz, College of Communication “Fox News, powered by its strong conservative bent, is the most popular national cable news network. But in liberal Greater Boston, the brand has become a liability for the local Fox affiliate…” Expert quote: “Will this have a major impact? No,” Berkovitz said. “But it can’t hurt.” View full […]
WBUR John Carroll, College of Communication We look at what happened in D.C. this week, including reaction to the U.S. military strike on Syria, following a deadly chemical weapons attack earlier this week… View full interview
Newspaper Chooses To Focus On “Troubled Past” Of The Passenger Who Was Violently Dragged Off A United Flight
Media Matters for America Tom Fielder, College of Communication Days after United Airlines passenger David Dao was violently removed by security officials from an overbooked flight, his local newspaper, The Courier-Journal, published a report detailing the man’s completely unrelated “troubled past” and printed photos of his home and office… Expert quote: “Tom Fiedler, dean of […]
AdWeek Edward Boches, College of Communication “Since the moment Pepsi released its new two-and-a-half minute spot—featuring Kendall Jenner, protesters and a message of unity via soda—response to the ad has been anything but positive…” Expert quote: “Ridiculous ad,” said Edward Boches, professor of advertising at Boston University and a former partner, CCO at Mullen Lowe. “Shows no awareness of […]
Boston Herald Deborah Jaramillo, College of Communication “When the other three major television networks invested in Hulu, CBS decided to tackle TV streaming on its own with CBS All Access…” Expert quote: “CBS has some of the most popular programs on broadcast…” View full article.
The Hill Tobe Berkovitz, College of Communication President Trump is looking for fast action to restore momentum after his crushing defeat in attempting to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act… Expert quote: ““If he didn’t bounce back from adversity, he would be hosting ‘The Apprentice’ at the current time,” said Tobe Berkovitz, a Boston […]
WJLA Tobe Berkovitz, College of Communication “FBI Director James Comey’s confirmation that the agency is investigating ties between President Donald Trump’s campaign and the Russian forces that attempted to influence the 2016 election has instigated a new round of accusations, speculation, and conspiracy theories among Democrats…” Expert quote: “Everybody had a good day yesterday.” View […]
The Augusta Chronicle John Carroll, College of Communication “Augusta sure has been taking it on the chin lately….” Expert quote: “No. 1, people love lists. No. 2, people are incredibly competitive. And No. 3, people are incredibly jealous of other people.” View full article.
WJLA Tobe Berkovitz, College of Communication FBI Director James Comey’s confirmation that the agency is investigating ties between President Donald Trump’s campaign and the Russian forces that attempted to influence the 2016 election has instigated a new round of accusations, speculation, and conspiracy theories among Democrats… Expert quote: ““Everybody had a good day yesterday,” said Tobe […]
Boston Herald Jacob Groshek, College of Communication “McDonald’s blamed an “external source” for hacking into its corporate Twitter account to issue a tweet taunting President Trump yesterday — the latest instance of a popular new way to get attention, by hijacking high-profile sites.” Expert quote: “If we start to see this happening more frequently on […]