News Quotes

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News is the killer app.
We report news, not truth.
News is the first rough draft of history.


Dead news like dead love has no phoenix in its ashes.
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
It was the newsreels. I was a pushover for the prettified black-and-white "truth" they served up.
News is like food; it is the cooking and serving that makes it acceptable, not the material itself.
One of my mentors told me that "news is what people want to keep hidden; everything else is publicity."
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit and read it are old women over their tea.
The one function TV news performs very well is that when there is no news we give it to you with the same emphasis as if there were.
News is history shot on the wing.  The huntsmen from the Fourth estate seek to bag only the peacock or the eagle of the swifting day.
I do not like to get the news, because there has never been an era when so many things were going so right for so many of the wrong persons.