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The act of traumatizing people through the overuse of unneeded dramatic enhancements. IE- Any entity that presents a story in such a way as to elicit as much emotion as possible. A good example is news channels that use musical scores with a story.
Why does CNN and FoxNews feel the need dramatize people with the extra music & overacting emotion?
by Onedee Tentee September 01, 2005