Broadcast Hysteria: Orson Welles’s War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News by A. Brad Schwartz

"This the West, sir.  When the legend becomes fact, print the legend." -- The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance When I was in college, I had the good fortune to take a couple of journalism classes under an instructor who was an old school newspaper hound.  He talked about the power of mass communication and the … Continue reading Broadcast Hysteria: Orson Welles’s War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News by A. Brad Schwartz