After the Orlando shooting, latenight hosts have been here so many times, after so many mass murders, that the sad comic’s display of apolitical grief had become shtick.
The withholding of such information is an unusual but not unprecedented move by a reporter or news organization, one that some media experts say can be justified.
Among the 49 people murdered at Pulse nightclub early Sunday morning was 24-year-old Jonathan Antonio Camuy Vega. Camuy Vega worked on the Telemundo show La Voz Kids, which is produced in Orlando.
The nation’s TV-news outlets mobilized to cover a tragedy in Orlando in which a shooter opened fire in a nightclub catering to LGBT customers, killing what is estimated to be about 50 people.