12 Total Quotes

Thomas Griffith Quotes

The news is staged, anticipated, reported, analyzed until all interest is wrung from it and abandoned for some new novelty.
Thomas Griffith
#American Editor #Interest

Journalism as theater [is what] TV news is.
Thomas Griffith
#Journalism

Journalism constructs momentarily arrested equilibriums and gives disorder an implied order. That is already two steps from reality.
Thomas Griffith
#American Editor

To the public, the press is not David among Goliaths; it has become one of the Goliaths, Big Media, a combination of powerful television networks, large magazine groups and newspaper chains that are near-monopolies.
Thomas Griffith
#Media

Journalism is in fact history on the run.
Thomas Griffith
#American Editor #History

Anderson's muckraking is one of debatable ends constantly used to justify questionable works.
Thomas Griffith
#American Editor

Its attitude, which it has preached and practiced, is skepticism. Now, it finds, the public is applying that skepticism to the press.
Thomas Griffith
#American Editor

I wouldn't believe him if he said the sun came up in the east.
Thomas Griffith
#American Editor

He loved them and cared for them, and you don't kill kids that you love and care for.
Thomas Griffith
#American Editor

Journalism as theater is what TV news is.
Thomas Griffith
#American Editor