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Oral genres: Pitch calls

Pitch calls are vital to Public Relations professionals. These pitch calls are made over the phone by PR professionals to reporters and journalists regarding an upcoming news story. These calls are basically selling a news story to a journalist/reporter as … Continue reading

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Public figures lack privacy

The scandals range from Arnold Schwarzenegger to Tiger Woods, but, the question remains: how much privacy do public figures deserve? There are ranges of opinions on this issue. Bruce Cain, a director of the Institute of Governmental Studies at the University … Continue reading

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