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  • Video: Manhattan Manhole Explodes Right Behind TV News Reporter

    At least four people were injured after multiple manhole explosions in Manhattan on Wednesday. And one of those explosions was even captured on camera as an NBC reporter set up for a live shot to cover the initial manhole fire. Watch how anchor and reporter Jummy Olabanji maintains her poise as shit is literally blowing up around her: [ more › ]

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  • Study says computers, not TV, are to blame for increase in US sitting time

    There’s a key culprit in the battle against sitting. Time spent watching TV and videos has remained consistently high in the United States over the past 15 years, but time sitting at a computer has increased dramatically, new research finds. Leisure-time computer use increased between 4.8% and 38% for various age groups between 2001 and 2016, said Yin Cao, senior author of the new study and an assistant professor of surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Overall, up [

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  • Bozell & Graham Column: Poll Underlines Liberal Dominance in TV News

    The Hollywood Reporter performed a poll on the news media, and the finding is still unexpected and shocking to some. The headline was “Americans Think All Network News Channels Lean Liberal, Poll Finds.” Common sense has won. Can we dispose with the ridiculous fiction that the network news product is objective, strictly balanced, and nonpartisan?

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