The Art of the Interview: More Than “Just The Facts, Ma’am”

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The fedora, flipbook and the pen are all staples of the quintessential reporter. And that familiar phrase, “Just the facts, ma’am.”

The traditional news journalist only wants to hear about the facts of the situation — the who, what, when, where, why and how of it — and not the emotions. And that’s great if you’re just writing a quick news article to explain what…