Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Arnab Goswami, Chief Outrage Officer

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It's not like you needed my confirmation, perhaps you have pondered over it too.

Perhaps this is what makes him successful at TRPs. All the elements which make a reality TV show additive packaged as journalism.

A potent mix of drama, sound effects, scrolls, graphics, shouting and outrage and absolutely low no tolerance to anyone who has a difference of opinion.

He truly is the Chief Outrage Officer of the channel, perhaps even of ... the nation.

I am not sure how many of you saw the below clip yesterday, +TIMES NOW has shared it on their Facebook page.

This video proves that Arnab doesn't even have to be in the studio. He can call in and express his outrage.

Gaurav Gogoi MP, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's son didn't even know what hit him. Ironically they cut to this story yesterday while his colleagues helpless Pakistani guests on the issue of Kashmiri separatists being invited to the High Commission of Pakistan.