SEPTEMBER
30 GAO report on Commercial activity in schools, here
30 NAS calls for renewed campaign against snack food, kids obesity, PR
30 Reel Science, new column in American Chemical & Engineering News, movie reviews
29 added Harvard produced video stream: Cable News Goes to War, in War Reporting
29 STUDY FINDS LINK BETWEEN NEWSPAPER USE IN CLASSROOM AND YOUNG ADULT READERSHIP
28 unveiled new section, Food Ads
28 Sen. Clinton proposes The Children and Media Research Advancement Act;
status of this bill

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7 updated format of Drug Ads web page
23 Kaiser study: "Parents, Media, and Public Policy"; related news story
22 Study: More Young Adults Trust Newspapers; link to Generational Study
14 combined Media Mergers/Ownership into new category BIG MEDIA 
13 Anatomy of a circulation fabrication
13 AMA warns lawmakers about effects of what kids are watching
Study: Networks Praise Kerry, Fox News Buries Him
8 School Library Journal recommends the Media Literacy Clearinghouse
7 Rand Study: Adolescents Who Watch A lot of TV With Sexual Content Have Sex Sooner
7 Pediatrics Journal study, Influence of Sexual messages on teens in TV programs, story
6 added link to articles in Sept. & Oct 2004 Am.Behavioral Scientist publication
1 posted redesign of Is Seeing Believing, webpage

AUGUST
Aug. 26 Added new content to the homepage: Writing News Story from a Press Release:
moved DIET ADVERTISING page under ADVERTISING category
If you're looking for the category COUNTER ADVERTISING:
it has been moved into the SMOKING activity 
Aug.21  posted new category MAGAZINES
Aug.20  official change to new URL  http://medialit.med.sc.edu
           addition of EDITING section to the To Kill A Mockingbird film study guide
Aug. 9 Young Brains Don't Distinguish Real From Televised Violence (Study)
Aug. 9 MEDIA GIANTS DON’T ALWAYS LEAD TO LESS DIVERSE CONTENT (Study)
see also Summer issue of Contexts Magazine
Aug. 9 revised the math in the media webpages
Aug. 4 posted handouts from my workshop for Rich School District #2