Is Kim Kardashian dying her hair blonde news? How about dying it more blonde more newsworthy?
How about Miley Cyrus dating a new beau?
Brian Williams going on 6-month leave?
What is news? What is hard news and soft news?
In the past, a journalist knew the difference between hard news v. soft. In today’s world it seems celebrity news is hard news. Bruce Jenner’s sex change is front page, while a war in the Middle East falls through the cracks.
Here are a few news stories that deserve more space.