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Searchable Title (Creator) MBC Presents
Episode Title The Changing Role of Television News
Synopsis Robert Mulholland, Ron Magers and John Gibbs discuss WMAQ-TV's "1968: Year Unpredictable," an historic 8 1/2 hour review of that tumultuous year. The panel also examines the evolution of television news since that time. A question and answer session with the audience covers the topics of programming, censorship and the Jane Pauley/Deborah Norville "Today Show" controversy.
Series Title MBC Presents
Program Type TV:MBC In-House
Color / B&W Color-B&W
Network / Station MBC
Running Time 1:50
Airdate 12/15/1985
Producer Museum of Broadcast Communications
People DuMont, Bruce
Gibbs, John
Gumbel, Bryant
Magers, Ron
Mulholland, Robert
Norville, Deborah
Pauley, Jane
Subjects Broadcast Journalism
Television History
Collection Television
ID Number TV_00343