Fox news ticker not updating
Starting on Monday morning, MSNBC dropped the news ticker that gave viewers a fast-moving update on the news of the day.
"We’re removing the scrolling ticker at the bottom of the screen for a cleaner view that puts our reporting more front and center," a network spokesperson said in a statement.
“To remove the ticker, after all, would be to say life had gone back to normal, to reject the national shibboleth that everything had changed,” James Poniewozik wrote for Time magazine in 2010. ” As months turned into years, observers began to recognize the news ticker as a reflection of a country that was perpetually on edge, and of news outlets that were willing to capitalize on viewers’ fears."worldwide platform" for Fox programming: "The appetite for news – particularly news that explains to people how it affects them – is expanding enormously".Roger Ailes left cable television channel America's Talking (now MSNBC), Murdoch asked him to start Fox News Channel.That all changed the day of the attacks, when news networks suddenly found themselves scrambling to keep up with a disaster that was rapidly and simultaneously unfolding in New York City, Washington DC, and rural Pennsylvania.At a.m., 21 minutes after the collapse of the World Trade Center’s North Tower, Fox News launched its scrolling news ticker at the bottom of its screen featuring the latest facts and headlines.