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Hillary Clinton’s Comments About Media Being More Entertainment Than News As Explained By “Saved By The Bell”

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Hillary Clinton is widely seen as the presumptive nominee if she decides to run for president in 2016.

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Speaking Wednesday at the University of Connecticut, Clinton said today’s media is more entertainment-driven than news-driven.

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Here are Clinton’s full comments:


“A lot of serious news reporting has become more entertainment-driven and more opinion-driven as opposed to factual,” she said. “People book onto the shows, political figures, commentators who will be controversial, who will be provocative because it’s a good show. You might not learn anything, but you might be entertained and I think that’s just become an unfortunate pattern that I wish could be broken.”

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Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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