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Shop Talk – July 8
10:52 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Social Media Stupidity

The Shop Talk panelists discuss examples of bad judgment by reporters using social media.

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Shop Talk – January 7
11:24 am
Tue January 7, 2014

All the News That is Fit to Print on FB

The Shop Talk panelists begin the new year by talking about new media.

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Emphasis - May 31
10:45 am
Fri May 31, 2013

WIU Professor Uses Facebook for Research

WIU Communications Professor Christopher Carpenter, his study on romantic relationships and Facebook will be published in July.
Credit WIU

Many companies are using what you post on Facebook to learn more about you. Another group of people is also using Facebook to gather data, researchers.

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No Threats Found
5:30 pm
Tue December 18, 2012

Security Increased at KHS

The Keokuk School District is increasing security at its high school, based on a possible online threat.

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Facebook and Narcissism
1:06 pm
Tue July 17, 2012

Shop Talk - July 17

The panelists discuss whether Facebook attracts narcissists or turns users into narcissists.

The New York Times' Tara Parker-Pope raised the issue in a recent blog. She refers to a study by Christopher Carpenter, Associate Professor of Communication at Western Illinois University, which suggested Facebook appeals to our most narcissistic tendencies.

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