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10. The Era of Yellow Journalism: Prologue

Hearst, Pulitzer, Jacksonian Democracy, the Fourth Estate. New York City in the 1890s. Tabloid media concentrates its power, and becomes unchecked and unbalanced.

Presidential Party Politics

“Who would you rather have a beer with?” Wasn’t that the deciding question of the 2000 and 2004 elections? By the time the morning after of 2008 rolled around, we already hated ourselves for our choices over the previous eight…