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What should be answered in a summary lead?
The who, what, when, where, why, and how
What was the pseudonym used by the reporters covering the water gate scandal for their anonymous source.?
What factors determine the newsworthiness of a story?
Timeliness, prominence, proximity, impact, human interest, and conflict
Identify the lead: life has become all the more "sweeter" for Tom Evans after fining he's been excepted to culinary school as a pastry chef?
What type of lead gives reference to famous quotes from movie and tv?
Define Human Interest ?
a story that discusses a person or event in an emotional way
What is the format for the LQTQ paragraph?
What should you always do when asking people questions?
Identify yourself as a reporter
Why is it best to avoid anonymous sources ?
Can give article less credibility
What must you do before creating interview questions?
Research your topic
"The dream is over.
The Beatles are back!" What type of lead is this?
What is a miscellaneous lead?
an uncommon statement designed to catch the readers eye
What is a byline?
A section of the article where the author puts their name
What is a parody lead?
Mimics a well-known proverb, quotation or phrase.
if you're on a ladder stay put, on a snake go down
a rewording of something written or spoken by someone else.
Midnight on the bridge . . .a scream . . .a shot . . .a splash . . .a second shot . . .a third shot. This morning, police recovered the bodies of Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Murphy, estranged couple, from the Snake River. A bullet wound was found in the temple of each.
What type of lead is this?