What Would You Do http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/19447/all en ABC's Top Five Lamest Hidden Camera Attempts to Expose American Bigotry http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/abcs-top-five-lamest-hidden-camera-attempts-expose-american-bigotry <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right; margin: 3px;" src="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2012/Quinones.jpg" width="240" />Tomorrow marks the end of the latest season of <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/WhatWouldYouDo/"><em>What Would You Do?, </em></a>a hidden-camera production of ABC News hosted by longtime correspondent John Quinones that uses actors to stage uncomfortable scenarios designed to find intolerance and bigotry among average Americans.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/abcs-top-five-lamest-hidden-camera-attempts-expose-american-bigotry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division abc John Quinones Racism What Would You Do Thu, 18 Jul 2013 15:15:30 +0000 scott.whitlock 44047 at http://www.mrc.org ABC's Prank News Show Almost Gets Actor Playing Anti-Gay Counselor 'Killed' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/abcs-prank-news-show-almost-gets-actor-playing-anti-gay-counselor-killed <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>ABC's prank undercover news show<em> What Would You Do</em> on Friday again attempted to find secret, anti-gay bias, this time featuring a counselor telling a sobbing teen that he needs to "pray away the gay." Host John Quinones managed to drag Michelle Bachmann into the topic and seemed to have no problem when a patron asserted he was going to "kill" the actor playing the counselor.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/abcs-prank-news-show-almost-gets-actor-playing-anti-gay-counselor-killed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Gays John Quinones What Would You Do Mon, 13 Feb 2012 20:38:52 +0000 scott.whitlock 39121 at http://www.mrc.org