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  • Let's Not Say Doctored Photo

    03/25/2007 3:34:00 PM PDT · by Nick Danger · 35 replies · 3,213+ views
    My Camera | March 25, 2007 | Nick Danger
    Last night we had a fine time speculating as to whether the photo on the left, shown on the ANSWER web site, is genuine... or a Photoshop job. The photo at the right, found on the UPI web site, has the street lights in the same place, but it has more detail and a better background, making it possible to try to piece together where the photos were taken. I went out there today with my trusty camera and tried to find the same angle. I think we can say that the photo is most likely genuine.At left is my...
  • Protest Interrupts Local Broadcasts [NEWSBREAKERS: "WE ARE PUTTING TELEVISON NEWS ON NOTICE.."]

    01/08/2005 7:29:26 AM PST · by fight_truth_decay · 122 replies · 16,336+ views
    NEWSBREAKERS ^ | January 6-7, 2005 | staff
    Protest Interrupts Local Broadcasts 1/6/2005 6:45 PM (WROC-TV Rochester) CBS The Thursday afternoon edition of News 8 Now At Noon was interrupted by protestors. The interruption occured as reporter Elizabeth Harness broadcast live the story of the Highland Hospital power outage. The group claimed to be a local media watchdog organization. But the group may be nothing more than pranksters intent on interrupting local news coverage. Three men in costume -- one wearing a flesh-toned body suit, labeled "invisible suit," interrupted Harness's live report. The man in the invisible suit jumped up and down behind the reporter, while two others...