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Have Comment Sections on News Media Websites Failed?

Have Comment Sections on News Media Websites Failed? | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
In recent years, many media companies have disabled them because of widespread abuse and obscenity.
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Learn More About Broadcast Meteorology

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Interested in learning more about Broadcast Meteorology? Please check out broadcastmet.com. 

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Have Comment Sections on News Media Websites Failed?

Have Comment Sections on News Media Websites Failed? | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
In recent years, many media companies have disabled them because of widespread abuse and obscenity.
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Michael Jordan: ‘I always wanted to be the weatherman’

Michael Jordan: ‘I always wanted to be the weatherman’ | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
His Airness has an affinity for the skies that extends beyond soaring above the rim.
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It's interesting because I always wanted to be a 6-time NBA world champion, so it all balances out.

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Weather forecasters have come a long way from jokey broadcasts and ... - NorthJersey.com

Weather forecasters have come a long way from jokey broadcasts and ... - NorthJersey.com | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
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Jim Cantore's List of Essential Storm Gear

Jim Cantore's List of Essential Storm Gear | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
You know it's a bad beach day when meteorologist Jim Cantore and his Weather Channel crew show up. PopMech asks the intrepid storm tracker what he can't live without in the field.
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"Keep the cotton at home.."

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Local TV facing increasing competition in weather and traffic - Lost Remote

Local TV facing increasing competition in weather and traffic - Lost Remote | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
Local TV facing increasing competition in weather and traffic
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21 Reporters Having A Way Worse Day At Work Than You

THIS JUST IN: Your job could be worse.
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SyFy’s disaster double whammy: “Sharknado” and 9 other horrifying weather movies

SyFy’s disaster double whammy: “Sharknado” and 9 other horrifying weather movies | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it

The premise? Tornadoes suck sharks out of the Pacific Ocean before unleashing them over Los Angeles, terrorizing the city. Seriously.

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Jim Cantore: The Franchise

Jim Cantore: The Franchise | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
When Hurricane Sandy closed in on New York City, the Weather Channel dispatched (who else?) Jim Cantore, the world’s most fearless meteorologist.
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The Weather Company NewFront: Cross-Platform Shows | Special Report: TV Upfront - Advertising Age

The Weather Company NewFront: Cross-Platform Shows | Special Report: TV Upfront - Advertising Age | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
the weather company is rolling out an array of dramatic weather- and environmentally-themed shows for cross-channel viewing.
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Rookie TV anchor fired for using profanity on air

Rookie TV anchor fired for using profanity on air | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it

A weekend news anchorman for a Bismarck television station says he was fired after he opened his first-ever broadcast with obscenities.

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Weather watchers - Vermont college precipitates meteorologists

Weather watchers - Vermont college precipitates meteorologists | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it

Not many colleges in the Northeast offer full-fledged meteorology programs, but Lyndon State College is among them, and not only that, it’s one of the better known.

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AccuWeather issues 90-day forecasts and meteorologists are not amused

AccuWeather issues 90-day forecasts and meteorologists are not amused | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
There is no scientific basis to support detailed forecasts beyond 10 days.
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Americans don’t have much trust in social media as a source of news, a new report says

Americans don’t have much trust in social media as a source of news, a new report says | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
Though about half of Americans say they get news from social media, they don't have much trust in what they read or watch there, according to a study released Sunday.
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Golfers Who Give Back: The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore

Golfers Who Give Back: The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore plays in as many charity events as he can, for favorite causes ranging from Boys & Girls Clubs to the South Carolina charities supported by the Monday After the Masters.
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Weather phobias are real: what scares you the most? (POLL)

Weather phobias are real: what scares you the most? (POLL) | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
From nephophobia – fear of clouds – to chionophobia – fear of snow, weather legitimately scares people. Travis Kosko, a Charlottesville broadcast meteorologist, researched and unveiled the terms for different weather phobias.
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Meteorology gets no respect, guest lecturer says - Red and Black

Meteorology gets no respect, guest lecturer says - Red and Black | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
Meteorology gets no respect, guest lecturer says Red and Black Meteorologist Mike Smith talks to students and teachers about tornados and doppler radar during a presentation put on by the UGA chapter of the American Meteorological Society Wednesday...
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Accuweather: You cannot be serious (new 45-day forecasts)

Accuweather: You cannot be serious (new 45-day forecasts) | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
Accuweather calls its new 45-day weather forecast launched Monday
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Incident Meteorologists Help Crews Predict Fire Paths | Alaska Public Media

Incident Meteorologists Help Crews Predict Fire Paths | Alaska Public Media | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
More than a million acres have burned in the 446 wildfires in Alaska this season. That’s an area larger than Rhode Island.
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The Forecast From Weather.com: A Flood Of New Content

The Forecast From Weather.com: A Flood Of New Content | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
Weather.com is trying to move beyond forecasts and into original content. Will it work?
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Nike KD VI Meteorology Release Date - NiceKicks.com

Nike KD VI Meteorology Release Date - NiceKicks.com | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
The Nike KD VI Meteorology channels Kevin Durant's favorite field trip growing up. Get the release date for this Nike KD VI at Nice Kicks.
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Weather people finally get their own sneaker. Too bad its a little ugly. Contours are kinda cool though.

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Journalism Is the Worst 4-Year College Investment—Be a Sailor Instead!

Journalism Is the Worst 4-Year College Investment—Be a Sailor Instead! | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
If the constant downsizing in the news-media industry hasn't already convinced you to pick something else to do with your life, a new study shows the worst "return on investment" for a four-year degree is a job in journalism.
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Meteorologist Gets The Hiccups On Live TV, Finishes A 3-Minute Weather Report Anyway

Meteorologist Gets The Hiccups On Live TV, Finishes A 3-Minute Weather Report Anyway | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
The worst timing possible.(#AsteriodAlert Meteorologist Gets The Hiccups On Live TV, Finishes A 3-Minute Weather Report Anyway http://t.co/IGHejAH11z)...
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Can Just Anyone Claim to Be a TV Meteorologist? - NY Times

Individuals can face criminal charges when they pose as nurses or policemen. But what about people posing as meteorologists? A B.S. in meteorology is a science degree. But many broadcast meteorologists are not meteorologists at all; they hold a mail-order certificate offered by some schools instead. Is it ethical for TV stations to give just anyone the title “meteorologist”?.

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Every Single Weather Report From Now On Should Be Presented by This Dapper Kid Meteorologist

Every Single Weather Report From Now On Should Be Presented by This Dapper Kid Meteorologist | FreeTVJobs.com News | Scoop.it
For this week's "Scheels Weather Kid" segment, KVLY North Dakota invited 9-year-old William Hallman of Fargo to help out Chief Meteorologist Hutch Johnson with his 5 PM weather report.
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