Warp Speed: America in the Age of Mixed Media
The definitive look at a turning point in politics and culture, Warp Speed dissects how the media enabled rather than covered the impeachment of Bill Clinton and what technological and structural forces drove it. Everything that was about to happen with the Internet was already happening.
Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel have outlined with great skill and lucidity the changes taking place (in politics and media) and why they happened...and of the rise of a culture of allegation and assertion at the expense of an older culture of verification.... We are very much in their debt," From the Preface by David Halberstam
"A MUST read for anyone who cares about how Americans at the start of a new century get their news and information." Judy Woodruff, PBS
A "vital analysis of American journalism at the cultural crossroads," Benjamin C. Bradlee, Washington Post