We hear it all the time. “Why is there so much bad news? Why not write about/photograph/film positive stories?”
My response is always something like this: It’s natural to focus on terrible news, but if you looked at our total coverage, you’d see that we do write about/photograph/film a lot of positive things in our community. Unfortunately, our duty forces us to keep people informed of the bad things, too.
Apparently the only thing that viewers latch on to in comparable numbers to crime and tragedy is sea life…
So what’s this got to do with the five most-viewed videos on Kitsapsun.com in 2010? The topics are: Crime, tragedy, tragedy, sea life, sea life.
We’ll start at number five and work our way to your most-viewed video of 2010:
Three of these were either submitted by readers or the police. I shot one (The Jay Carver video) and intern Jeanette Scarsdale shot the Mr. Bob video.
– Derek Sheppard