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The Shooting The public obtains information about important events around the world and nation through sources of news In the coverage of the school shooting of Kayla Rolland Dateline NBC and Time magazine both attempt at successfully catching viewer attention through a presentation of an unbiased report with an eye catching and interesting format Visuals and sound used while covering news events catch the viewers attention as well as depict a mood of the story Dateline NBC is a television show possessing time and space for visuals and sound therefore they are able to do a better job with such aspects Dateline shows the reaction of the community after hearing news of the tragic shooting shots of the parents and the children crying once they found each other outside of the school and shots of the ramshackle neighborhood where the families live Such images make the viewer feel closer to the effects of the tragedy A metaphor of a horror scene is depicted as the camera moves in slow motion with fuzzy black and white footage of the elementary school The reactions of the victims such as the horrifying 911 tape played of the childrens teacher makes the viewer feel closer to what has happened Time magazine also creates visuals which set the mood of the news story The chilling black and white title of the article The killing of Kayla prepares the reader for the desolate nature of the news story The pictures of the 6-year old children in the article allow the reader to look over the pictures and get a better sense of the young ages of the children The adults responsible for raising the killer are pictured as well as a picture of the murder weapon with a red outline of a 6-year- old hand depicting the murder and blood associated with the gun Correct unbiased information about the shooting is crucial Dateline covered the horrifying information
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