Special Reports

May 23, 2011 10:15 PM

Pain of Joplin tornado shows in TV coverage

Technology has made storm chasing seem like an exciting spectator sport. But with the tornado tragedies in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and Joplin making this the deadliest storm season in six decades, Mother Nature appeared to be serving notice: Extreme weather is no game. And reality video is not reality.

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