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The New York Daily News questioned if TV news anchors are getting “a little too personal these days.”

In a recent report, the Daily News noted that ABC’s Good Morning America’s Lara Spencer played with Jon Bon Jovi’s hair in an interview and WPIX/Ch 11’s Linda Church got a massage on TV.

The Daily News criticized these types of segments in which “journalism boundaries are being crossed” and called it “this new age of personal journalism.”

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The Daily News also questioned if the public would be OK had the “roles been reversed,” and instead of GMA‘s Spencer playing with Bon Jovi’s hair, a male anchor played with Jennifer Aniston’s hair.

 

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