Have you ever seen the movie Network? It's from 1976 and stars Faye Dunaway, William Holden, and Peter Finch. It's about a A TV network that cynically exploits a deranged ex-TV anchor's ravings and revelations. Marvelous film directed by Sidney Lumet.
Maybe you've heard anchor man Howard Beale's (above) famous speech, where he says, in part: