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Self Esteem and Media Stereotypes (Elaine Yong, Journalist)

Former TV News Reporter, Elaine Yong, spoke to James Donison in Season 2 Episode 2 of the Reaching For The Middle podcast about her perceptions of many of the people that choose to go in front of the camera. We spoke about the media's want of 'look' and 'personality' rather than expertise when it comes to the delivering the news.

Celebrity isn't always what you think it is, and celebrities (even the local ones) aren't always who you perceive them to be.

Listen and subscribe to the full episode of the Reaching For The Middle podcast on your favourite platform.

Elaine Yong Links
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/elaineyong/?originalSubdomain=ca
Elaine as News Reporter 2006 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=54w-GMcdEpQ&t=33s (FYI: I was the video editor for that investigative news series)
Elaine Yong, Aaron McArthur, and Addison Charity ad video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cV-eRoe_cs
The Addison Fund (discussed in RFTM part 2) https://join.vghfoundation.ca/give/341149/#!/donation/checkout

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music courtesy: Absolutes, My Life
CityPulse News 'Home Inspectors' clip - CityTV Vancouver 2006