Give Us a Break

“CNN’s new boss Chris Licht says that beginning today, CNN has added a “Breaking News” guideline to its stylebook, to address overuse of the breaking news banner across its network and cable news writ-large.” (Pro tip: Drop the breaking news banner and the news ticker altogether. If cable news actually covered the news, they wouldn’t need either.) 

(H/t & kudos NextDraft)

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