November 19, 2001

Before and After

Hard News Celebrity News Crime/Law/ Courts Business/ Economy Science & Technology Lifestyle
Jun. 2001 6.9% 25.3% 11.5% 4.3% 5.1% 46.9%
Oct. 2001 58.1% 12.2% 1.7% 2.6% 13.5% 12.0%

The topic agenda of network morning news, which favored lifestyle and celebrity in the months before September 11, 2001, changed dramatically in the month after. It would not remain so.