gonzo journalism

gonzo journalism
gon|zo jour|nal|is|m [ˈgɔnzəu ˌdʒə:nəlızəm US ˈga:nzou ˌdʒə:r-] n [U] AmE informal
[Date: 1900-2000; Origin: gonzo from Italian, 'stupid person']
newspaper reporting that is concerned with shocking or exciting the reader and not with giving serious news
>gonzo journalist n

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