A stronger evidentiary base was needed than in past frenzies, in part because the media felt ashamed of their behavior in the Hart/Rice episode.
Sabato's book not only discourages the frenzies but offers a proposed "fairness doctrine," an attempt to establish some reasonable guidelines for future potential frenzies.
Table 1 compares the frequency of articles for the Rice, Flowers, and Jones frenzies.
Frequency of Stories in the Washington Post and the New York Times of Three Feeding Frenzies
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