“It’s all going down.” Why journalism is up in flames. | Tina Brown

  • Published on Feb 9, 2019
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Comments • 343

    xXROBLOXXxGOD 5 months ago

    learn to automate nerd

    xXROBLOXXxGOD 5 months ago

    learn to mine

  • MGTOWmonk Black Knight
    MGTOWmonk Black Knight 5 months ago

    journalism as has been said many time here is in flames becuase the MSM lie, distort, so no impartiality at all, and ignore any news that goes against their extremist ideology. Your "profession is dead cupcake"

  • James G
    James G 5 months ago

    Trash writer with trash magazines with trash ideas.

    Just plain, straight human trash.

  • Robert Albee
    Robert Albee 5 months ago

    She is complaining about Facebook and RU-clip dominating the advertising money. You and anyone is allowed to speak their mind on RU-clip and Facebook. You criticizing these companies is nonsensical.

  • Robert Albee
    Robert Albee 5 months ago

    Vanity Fair is tabloid trash about celebrities. What are you talking about?

  • SpaghettiandSauce
    SpaghettiandSauce 5 months ago

    I'm so happy the professional liars of the MSM are paying a price for all their years of bias, manipulation and trying to lobotomize the population.

  • Michael Hallett
    Michael Hallett 6 months ago

    for (let i=0; i>1000000000; i++) {
    console.log ("Learn to code!");

  • Jay Shade
    Jay Shade 6 months ago +1

    I'm going to go with the constant lying

  • trav v
    trav v 6 months ago

    This is just mainstream media bitching that everyone other than far left activists hates them. I for one look forward to watching the dumpster fire of MSM burn to ashes :) Oh and learn to code, you election meddling trash. If there is any justice there WILL be prosecutions of far left activists literally meddling in elections via pushing for censorship of their political opponents.

  • Cukřík z Bohnic
    Cukřík z Bohnic 7 months ago +2

    i think thats summed up

  • Kori claypool
    Kori claypool 7 months ago +1

    journalists are not reporting the news. they are lying and promoting their propaganda. Just like in this video. Lies and propaganda. stop whining and lying.

  • sylumgand
    sylumgand 7 months ago +1

    Im sure the non stop Russian Collusion and Trump bashing had nothing to do with mainstream media dying. People want factual news, not biased spin pieces.

  • dagda825
    dagda825 8 months ago

    Wow. Big Think...Uh...Sorry, unsubbed.

  • pothuss
    pothuss 8 months ago

    media is dying because they are not reporting news. they are they are propagandist. they lie most people cannot trust anything so called reporters say. they have an agenda everyone knows it. the 2+ year collusion delusion that every news outlet tried to sell us. there are some many lies the news media has tried to sell us that we just do not believe anything that comes out of there mouths....

  • xerxBreak
    xerxBreak 8 months ago +1

    the lack of selfawareness still...

  • andylaauk
    andylaauk 8 months ago

    The problem is journalists don't have integrity. End.

  • MrXemrox
    MrXemrox 8 months ago

    Here's a tell you exactly what do about this problem:

  • Kenneth Osenbaugh
    Kenneth Osenbaugh 8 months ago

    What a joke. The problems are the lies, propaganda, and obfuscation of the truth to control the narrative

  • Mr. Happy
    Mr. Happy 8 months ago

    I don't know if this is elitist entitlement, idiocy or intentionally disengenuous. And, like I have done with the rest of your MSM content, I will not spend time to determine which is the case. I will simply ignore you for spreading your fake news.

  • Marley
    Marley 8 months ago

    hahahahahhahahaaa no no no no no no no no your blatant lies and low mark for ethics is what's killing you

  • Mr. Yuck
    Mr. Yuck 8 months ago +1

    "oh no the click bait fake news we created is now losing us money!" Fuck off.

  • ignis
    ignis 8 months ago

    I don't think you understand how youtube works, you get ads when you have people who watch you

  • Tyler
    Tyler 8 months ago

    The fact that she brings up advertisers as a core issue shows how stuck in the past the news media industry has become. For the sake of everyone, journalists need to seize their own destiny, and stop blaming their own failings on everyone else, be it the consumers, distributors, etc.

  • airrazer
    airrazer 8 months ago

    Stop click baiting and stop pushing untrue narratives then maybe you wouldn't be getting sued for $250 million like Washington Journal and MSNBC are due to Covington.

  • Death Ground
    Death Ground 8 months ago

    Out of touch Boomer needs to hang it up and retire.

  • Timothy Clark
    Timothy Clark 8 months ago

    or here's an idea: journalists can stop pushing their ideology and printing fake news.

  • Meridia
    Meridia 8 months ago

    So, you're pro Snowden then, yes?

  • VValters
    VValters 8 months ago

    Cause journalists keep lying

  • edlinx
    edlinx 8 months ago

    NO THANK YOU! You product sucks and it does not deserve saving. God damned fucking leeches trying to get free money to push your narrative and agenda. Protected class of utter morons.

  • MrPingn
    MrPingn 8 months ago

    Journalism isn't "going down" as you say. It's preparing for a new stage of evolution forced by situation you created.
    Someone independant like Tim Pool with his cell phone and a half way decent connection can out maneuver Don Lemon with high end media equipment, crew to run it, a satellite uplink, and the backing of a multi billion dollar network.
    Welcome to the new age of the citizen journalist... If they are wise enough to grasp and run with it. They can do it without the backing of corporate advertising. Followers can support the journalist themselves. They don't need rich billionaires to come in and save them.
    Also advertisers are more than happy to run next to death and destruction as long as it has CNN or MSNBC attached. They pull out over outrage mobs and defamation pushes. Usually on less corporate sources. It's like they've been led to believe that corporate news is the only news.
    I wonder how they got that idea. The mainstream media is not the only form of press. So no the press isn't in danger or being attacked if Jim Acosta gets a middle finger every now and then. Even that person live streaming a situation or just talking about a subject they've noticed are every bit an important part (possibly even more important) than some pundit, anchor on TV, or corporate blogger.
    You bought in to churnalism, rage bait, and click bait. Now it's burning out. People are more aware of it cause you pushed it too much. They are tuning out. And now you are crying, "Please billionaire sugar daddy save me!"

  • Lycan Seijin
    Lycan Seijin 8 months ago

    You know what? You fucking deserve to spiral down the toilet. You deserve much worse than that if I'm being frank, but what goes around comes around. Eat the shit out of my asshole, you lying, traitorous scumbags.

  • Nuke Censorship
    Nuke Censorship 8 months ago +1

    *Learn to code.*

  • Tonya Patrick
    Tonya Patrick 8 months ago +1

    Rampant obvious lies and an extremely easy to see bias has tainted journalism. Left wing propagandist journalism has destroyed the MSM. You've made your bed not sleep in it; all the way to the unemployment line.

  • Bryan Gentry
    Bryan Gentry 8 months ago

    It might help if the "legacy" journalist outlets didn't participate in tabloid op ed "journalism". Boomer lady learns a few things about internet, learns nothing at the same time...news at 11.

  • Dee Smith
    Dee Smith 8 months ago +1

    Perhaps if journalists and their corporate outlets had actually _done_ their jobs and "policed" _themselves,_ they wouldn't have rendered themselves *obsolete.* I can guarantee you that if CNN decided tomorrow to start actually reporting on the things RU-clip journalists report on, if CNN or MSNBC or _any_ of the MSM outlets (around the world), announced that they were going to be investigating and reporting on the corruption of The Clinton Foundation, the corruption within the "deep state" permanent political class and their attempted coup against the US President and citizens of the US, if they investigated and reported on the corruption that we _know_ took place within the Obama administration, if they reported on the absolute bullshiiit going on with the EU, the economic wars being foisted on sovereign nations around the world, the failure of socialism (again) in nations like Cuba, Venezuela, South Africa, Zimbabwe, etc., if they investigated and reported on the lies, corruption, money fraud and manipulation of data within the UN and the fake "man-made global climate change", the MSM would have more eyes on it than they could handle and the advertisers would be falling all over themselves to shovel money into their news outlets. If they drained _their_ swamp, they'd be a much healthier and prosperous industry. They won't so they're going to die of their own self-generated "pollution". Tina Brown, people like _you_ are the reason financialized "journalism" is failing. You aren't actual journalists - you're nothing but State propagandists and you are _disgusting_ and _corrupt._ Fukk off.

  • The human shrug.
    The human shrug. 8 months ago

    Fake news. Learn to coal.

  • Disruptive Times
    Disruptive Times 8 months ago +9

    Old hag does not understand the internet, imagine my shock.

    • andylaauk
      andylaauk 8 months ago

      she obviously doesn't understand journalism either.

  • An Imperial Guard
    An Imperial Guard 8 months ago +6

    Turns out people got tired of cheap cric bait and poorly written articles wich only information source are Twitter post...
    Oh well, they can just *Learn to code...*
    *Is extremely easy...*

  • Rimmer won't eat his gazpacho soup.

    Maybe journalists should stop lying then.

  • Russell E Simonetta
    Russell E Simonetta 9 months ago

    Thousands are trying to make the truth known. It,s a tough job.

  • Enthusiastic Noob
    Enthusiastic Noob 9 months ago

    Journalists were always in the business of filling the space between the adverts. You are not now and never were a crucial part of "democracy" or the republic. Plenty of things got uncovered because of the internet form of media, and the end of big media companies trying to drive the conversation and agenda.

  • Surud Patel
    Surud Patel 9 months ago

    For Journalism the People have become very acceptable Trash Receptors & Recyclers.

  • Steven Haase
    Steven Haase 9 months ago

    We've been seeing the resurrection of yellow journalism for over a decade (that I've seen). We're unfortunately, in a downward swing in the historical cycle, all we can do now is try to climb back up and hope the cycle doesn't drop us too far.

  • TheDudeWithSome409
    TheDudeWithSome409 9 months ago

    This woman is upset that she didn't 'learn to code' sooner, now she's out of work because code makes better selling news stories in her capitalistic society which always made stories for the sake of sales.

  • Aru Serios
    Aru Serios 9 months ago

    I think Tina is very myopic on this subject. How about starting with the premise that the majority of the people are egregiously ignorant on so many levels, especially our Democracy, that they can't understand the news and its implications. A case in point is the 35% of the populace that supports Trump, no matter what he says or does. Another case in point is the "person-on-the-street" interviews that Jay Leno and others have done where people don't know the simplest of facts about the US or the world. This is not new. Where have the journalists been for the last 40 years as our educational system has been falling apart? And consider the fact that modern advertising and marketing have turned the majority of the populace into consumers, who care little for thinking, ideas, and important issues. What they care about is consuming, not the news. The problem with journalism runs much deeper than attracting advertisers.

  • Martin Gottschalk
    Martin Gottschalk 9 months ago +1

    your man made journalism is crap and we are starting to see it for what it is. Billionaires as cavalry!?!?!?

  • Invox
    Invox 9 months ago +1

    "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" did better journalism than journalist... I miss that.

  • Judith
    Judith 9 months ago

    Nothing is going down. Times are changing like they always do. If you you want to make the world a better place, get up and do something. Hustle, connect with people and be kind. Thank you very much.

  • ignacio vulliez
    ignacio vulliez 9 months ago

    Death of corporate criminal media is liberation. U r fascist propaganda

  • Sergio Montiel
    Sergio Montiel 9 months ago

    Why so serious long nose?

  • LudvigIndestrucable
    LudvigIndestrucable 10 months ago

    Lowest Common Denominator is inaccurate as it implies that it is genuinely common to all readers. A significant number of people are interested in news, but the funds are going into patreon and the like to fund bloggers as it allows people to directly fund their specific niche.

  • Da Hooded Crow
    Da Hooded Crow 10 months ago +1

    Ye did it to yourselves - a self inflicted injury.

  • Assa Penn
    Assa Penn 10 months ago +1

    "Let's hope that the digital billionaires come like the cavalry and rescue the great media companies."

    Yep, we're doomed.

  • Actre Centauri
    Actre Centauri 10 months ago +15

    When 999 out of 1000 journos are progressive activists why are you surprised when people are *happy* they're getting fired?

    • Shyhalu
      Shyhalu 8 months ago +2

      We call them urinalists over in the gaming world now.

  • InvestOrama
    InvestOrama 10 months ago

    It's being disrupted but it's bound to evolve. Up in flames makes you think it's going to disappear, but that's not the case. Even travel agents still exist.

  • mambowman
    mambowman 10 months ago

    common thread in all of this decay? people are dumb

  • Victor Cates
    Victor Cates 10 months ago

    The bit about vanity fair seems questionable. You'd need to actually confirm that people didn't just read the fluff. And the concept of billionaire's buying newspapers seems a little worrying when Bezos is currently in the news.

  • R O
    R O 10 months ago

    We need to do deep research and cross reference news nowadays to get close to the truth. I definitely learned how powerful and manipulative MSM really is lol

  • chappy0061
    chappy0061 10 months ago +4

    Nearly 5 minutes of talking about the problems in journalism, and not once do you bring up the elephant in the room.
    Journalism has morphed into blatant propaganda, and the people are so sick of it that they are ecstatic every time they hear about journalists losing their jobs. Journalists are one of the most hated classes of people in western civilization, and they have nobody to blame but themselves.