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Dr. Chad Whittle Ph.D. provides weekly opinion and analysis on the media industry and culture on his weekly podcast “A Whittle Bit of Commentary.”

Dr. Chad Whittle Ph.D. provides weekly opinion and analysis on the media industry and culture on his weekly podcast “A Whittle Bit of Commentary.”
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Valdosta, GA

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Dr. Chad Whittle Ph.D. provides weekly opinion and analysis on the media industry and culture on his weekly podcast “A Whittle Bit of Commentary.”

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English


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TV Shows Can No Longer Be Entertaining But Instead Must Contain Politics 7/12/19

7/12/2019
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On today's A Whittle Bit of Commentary, Chad discusses how frustrating watching TV is now because all new shows must contain political messages. ChadWhittle.com (C) 2019 Chad Whittle.

Duration:00:01:32

Trump Live Tweeting The Democrat Debates Would Be Must See TV

6/20/2019
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Politico reports Trump is considering live Tweeting the Democrat debates next week. Chad explains why he thinks this is a genius idea on today's A Whittle Bit of Commentary. ChadWhittle.com (C) 2019 Chad Whittle

Duration:00:01:34

Get Ready For Presidential Polling Palooza As Media Polls Report Trump Losing In Landslide 6/17/19

6/17/2019
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If Trump is losing so bad as the polls report, how does the media explain people lining up 40 hours in advance to attend Trump's reelection kickoff rally in Florida? A Whittle Bit of Commentary with Chad Whittle. ChadWhittle.com (C) 2019 Chad Whittle.

Duration:00:01:41

Is The Future Of Social Media Partisan Platforms Driven By Political Ideology? 6/7/19

6/7/2019
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Is The Future Of Social Media Partisan Platforms Driven By Political Ideology? A Whittle Bit of Commentary with Chad Whittle. ChadWhittle.com (C) 2019 Chad Whittle.

Duration:00:01:50

Netflix Threatens To Pull Production Georgia Over Heartbeat Bill And Many Georgians Would Wave Goodbye To Them

5/29/2019
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A Whittle Bit of Commentary with Chad Whittle. Subscribe today on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Stitcher and wherever you listen to podcasts. (C) 2019 ChadWhittle.com

Duration:00:01:20

Survey Reports Millennials And Gen Z Are Increasingly Pessimistic And I Blame The Media For Reporting The Sky Is Always Falling 5/24/19

5/24/2019
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A new survey reports Millennials and Gen Z are increasingly pessimistic about their lives according to Bloomberg. Income inequality, crime, terrorism, personal safety, climate change, natural disasters are just some of the worries young adults and teens have in America in the survey. And it’s no wonder. The media scares them daily that the sky is falling. A Whittle Bit of Commentary with Chad Whittle. (C) 2019 Chad Whittle.

Duration:00:01:24

Radio Free Trump: Radio Stations Going All Trump All The Time 24/7

5/16/2019
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Some radio stations are going all in on Trump. Three stations in the Panama City area announced they will air two-minute clips of speeches by President Trump every hour until Election Day in 2020. A station in Connecticut, WDRC, has Trumped the Florida stations by rebranding itself as ‘Trump 103.3.’ The station plans to air conservative talk shows from Mike Gallagher, Bill O’Reilly and Ben Shapiro. Hear more on today's episode! ChadWhittle.com (C) 2019 Chad Whittle.

Duration:00:01:20

New Data On Netflix Viewership Reports Nostalgia Beating New Netflix Originals

5/9/2019
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Transcript: Nielsen has released interesting new data on what subscribers on Netflix are watching and it appears the 50 plus crowd are watching Netflix originals more than younger viewers. See kids, your mom is hip and cool! According to Business Insider, those 50 plus spend a greater share of their time on Netflix watching originals than younger viewers with the older crowd spending 33% of their minutes watching originals compared to 27% for younger viewers. While Netflix originals are...

Duration:00:01:14

Majority Of Democrats Running For President Are Really Running For A Cable News Gig Or Book Deal 5/3/19

5/3/2019
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Transcript: I don’t know about you but I gave up trying to keep count on how many Democrats are running for President. The names of new candidates from this point on doesn’t matter because none of have a chance at winning the nomination and they know it. So why are they running? Simple. It’s a marketing campaign. Most of the candidates that are not delusional into believing they can actually win, are running to enhance their profile. To gain national recognition. To grab a gig on CNN...

Duration:00:01:20

Even Millennials Think Today's Pop Music Stinks. Georgia Wants to Tax Netflix. Review of New Football League. Which Democrats Actually Have a Chance in 2020 & Oregon Wants to Allow Teenagers to Vote

2/24/2019
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On today's A Whittle Bit of Commentary: Even Millennials Think Today's Pop Music Stinks. The state of Georgia wants to tax Netflix. Whittle's review of the new Alliance of American Football (AAF) league. Which Democrats actually have a chance at the nomination & Oregon wants to allow teenagers to vote. ChadWhittle.com (C) 2019 Chad Whittle.

Duration:00:08:31

States Introducing Bible Literacy Courses For Public Schools.GOP Rep. Introduces Bill Allowing Ride Share Drivers To Carry Guns. Religious Are Happier. Schultz Is The Perfect Candidate For Democrats

2/9/2019
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On this edition of A Whittle Bit of Commentary: Six States Introducing Bible Literacy Courses For Public Schools. A Georgia Representative Has Introduces Bill That Allows Ride Share Services Drivers To Carry Guns. Facebook's Data Gathering Knows No Limits. Study Shows The Actively Religious Are Happier. Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Is The Perfect Candidate For The Democrats In 2020 But They Don't Want Anything To Do With Him. All that today from Chad Whittle on today's A Whittle Bit...

Duration:00:08:29

Netflix Has Found Religion: Streaming Service To Launch Christian Shows. Plus, Microsoft's New Browser Warns You About Fake News and Chick Fil A Keeping The Faith And Not Opening On Big Game Sunday

2/1/2019
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Fox News reported that Netflix is planning to launch a slate of original faith and family-friendly programming that will be exclusive on the video service. Microsoft’s mobile browser, Edge, is issuing fake news warnings to users in a new update for iOS and Android devices. The news fake news warning is powered by NewsGuard, which rates each website you browse to and gives it either a red warning for unreliable or green for trusted in your address bar. This idea sounds good in theory, to...

Duration:00:07:44

Welcome To A Whittle Bit Of Commentary 2.0! Have We Flushed Our Privacy Away On Our Smart Toilets? Jay-Z Has 99 Streaming Problems With Tidal

1/17/2019
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Welcome to A Whittle Bit of Commentary 2.0. it’s the same show you’ve loved for the past five years but in a new weekly and expanded format! Also on this episode: If privacy isn’t already dead, the final nail in the coffin will soon be added as almost every device in our homes will be connected to the Internet. We all have flushed away our privacy on our smart toilets. Jay-Z has 99 problems but the good news is that Beyoncé isn’t one. Bloomberg News reports that Mr. Z's streaming music...

Duration:00:06:15

A Whittle Bit of Commentary 2.0 Coming Soon!

1/7/2019
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Dr. Chad Whittle, Ph.D. is excited to announce the launch of "A Whittle Bit of Commentary" 2.0 with a new weekly and extended format. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Stitcher, GooglePlay and where ever you listen to great podcasts! Visit ChadWhittle.com for more!

Duration:00:00:35