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Up All Night

Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News

Lisa Napoli

The wild inside story of the birth of CNN and dawn of the age of 24-hour news   How did we get from an age of dignified nightly news broadcasts on three national networks to the age of 24-hour channels and constantly breaking news? The answer—thanks to Ted Turner and an oddball cast of cable television visionaries, big league rejects, and nonunion ...
Publish Date
2020
May 12
Goodreads rating
3.81
ISBN
9781419743061
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Oct 22, 2020
I don’t have anything interesting left to say on present/future of media, but have lots to learn about history of media to keep sense of wonder alive. Read this book on birth of live TV by @lisanapoli, so fascinating on why we’re where we are in context      source