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  • Remembering Barbara Walters (1929 – 2022)

    Remembering Barbara Walters (1929 – 2022)

    Groundbreaking journalist, writer, and television personality, Barbara Walters, was the first woman to co-anchor a network evening program when she first hit the screen as the co-host of NBC’s The Today Show in 1961. She would later gain a reputation for uniquely and tactfully interviewing some of the highest profile political figures and icons while forging a new path for women in journalism.  In this clip from Skip Blumberg’s Interviews With Interviewers…About Interviewing, Barbara reflects on the craft of interviewing, her life, and her thoughts […]

  • An internet cat video from before the internet

    An internet cat video from before the internet

    Everyone knows the best thing about the internet is cat videos. Enjoy this New Year’s gift from Media Burn, a cat video that predates the internet! Meet Magnus, surely one of the world’s earliest video cats, found amongst the camera original footage from Julie Gustafson’s masterpiece The Politics of Intimacy.

 

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