Radio and television talk shows - especially those ubiquitous local radio call-in programs - often do something on the topic.
This was articulated very clearly on call-in radio programmes after the local elections.
Within hours of a musician's death, favorite and even some dug-up singles hit the airwaves, radio call-in shows lurch into overdrive, and Web site traffic increases.
I edit a call-in programme for BBC Radio Leeds which today will be looking at whether its ever right to lie.
For example, in a USA Today call-in poll 81 percent of the more than 6,000 respondents said that ‘he symbolizes what made the U.S.A. a great country.’
I was on a radio call-in show on Sunday morning, and I had a lot of people call me a traitor.
Letter writers and listeners to radio call-in shows have expressed their concerns through the media.
One elderly radio listener phoned a call-in program to assert that she had read, somewhere, that Lincoln was black.
There's another call-in program featuring an immigration lawyer, and numerous segments offering health information on AIDS, immunizations, and how to get access to U.S. services.
NPR is having an open call-in for veterans right now, in honour of Veteran's Day (Armistice Day, in other countries).