When the painkiller story broke, the New York Daily News reported that Limbaugh's lawyers "refused to comment on the accusations and said any 'medical in formation' about him was private and not newsworthy
While all meetings of General Synod are newsworthy
, Synod 2004 will likely attract considerable attention, not for its crucial decisions on a strategic plan for the church, nor even for its discussion of the evolving relationship between aboriginal and non-native Anglicans, but rather for the debate and decision on whether Canadian dioceses and parishes should have the option of offering blessings for same-sex couples.
Armstrong's continuing role as a cycling legend and the newsworthy
nature of the 2003 campaign's completion would make Lance Armstrong: A Biography a great springboard for classroom discussion in health, physical education, and sociology courses in grades 7-12.
The news of the ABA Medal award is at least as newsworthy
, if not more so, than the swearing in of Miles McGrane as the new Bar president, and far more important than anything else on the front page (or pages 2-19).
Much of what qualifies as "newsworthy
" is negative by definition, and that's the nature of the beast.
It is the rarity of these incidents which make them newsworthy
.``Ten thousand children arrive home safely,again!'' is not a headline repeated everyday.
At bottom, something is newsworthy
because it is new, because there has been a significant change in the way things are.
"NFBS is one of five pages on the Internet I check to determine what information is timely, newsworthy
and flesh and can be used that day."
This would normally be about as newsworthy
as paint drying.
The three networks scramble for stories to keep people interested, all under the thin veneer of keeping it "newsworthy
." Fox--under the watchful eye of Roger Ailes, he who cultivated the images of Reagan and Bush--has attracted great talent to its prime time show and manages to not give a damn what people think.
It ultimately churned through 75,000 less newsworthy
These qualities were certainly in evidence during the winter season, particularly during its most newsworthy
event: the premiere of Robbins's Brandenburg.