10 Nov '14, 8am

‘The Newsroom’ is back! And so are the critics #TheNewsroom #Sorkin

“The Newsroom” is exactly what we expect from Aaron Sorkin . It's a workplace drama that plays fast and loose with the “workplace” part and leans heavily on the “drama.” If you're hung up on the nuts and bolts of running a cable news channel or you don't quite give the art form its due, then you're not going to see the elements of the show that make it a thrilling Sorkin offering. I'm aware of the amount of annoyance that critics and television journalists have with ”The Newsroom” and its portrayal of the “workplace.” This need for realism in drama, in my opinion, is the destruction of the art. At its essence, scripted television is an overly dramatized portrayal of life. Once you start holding it to the criteria of a documentary or TV news report, which are completely different forms of media, then you've already missed the point. A Sorkin drama is one filled with dramati...

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