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The Skinny About Best Boys, Dollies, Green Rooms, Leads and Other Media Lingo: The Language of the Media


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From the author of Webster's New World Dictionary of Media and Communciations comes this witty guide to the remarkable words that come from the media. In this compilation, Weiner reveals stories and meanings of familiar and unfamiliar words and phrases from sources such as Hollywood movies, the theater, publishing, broadcast TV, and other media. Featuring everything from "yellowbacks" to "yellow journalism," "white mail" to the "Great White Way," and "teasers" to "spin doctors," this book is the "leading light."

•A collection of thematic Safiresque essays
•Features hundreds of media-inspired words

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Manufacturer:Random House Reference
Publisher:Random House Reference
Studio:Random House Reference
EAN:9780375721472
Item Size:0.63 x 8.24 x 8.24 inches
Package Weight:0.55 pounds
Package Size:4.4 x 0.8 x 0.8 inches

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