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By overdramatizing every new development with music and slogans, by keeping information from viewers until after a commercial break, journalists create an atmosphere in which the trivial and the significant are given equal status.
1) Far from overdramatizing the scale of various genocides, Lethal Laws inclines to settle on the lowest reasonable number of victims.
That sounds like overdramatizing from someone whose group has sold some 40 million recordings, already owns eight Grammys and armloads of other music awards, and is the first African-American woman to be named pop songwriter of the year by ASCAP - the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.
It also means no more blaming others for our team's failure, or blaming staff members for not overdramatizing your injuries so that you avoid blame for your lack of conditioning.