Close. The media manipulates people’s emotions not to find content, but to get eyeballs. Online media is yellow journalism, which is “journalism that is based upon sensationalism and crude exaggeration” — it’s how they get eyeballs and make more $$ from their ad revenue.

Get people fired up and the ad dollars go up. Speak reasonably and responsibly and ad dollars go down. That’s what yellow journalism IS.

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