Twenty years ago today, two murders would result in the transformation of the media landscape. Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman were viciously stabbed to death outside Brown’s home in Brentwood. The subsequent arrest of her estranged husband, the football and media star OJ Simpson, made real-life courtroom drama a national pastime.
Dan Kennedy is an associate professor of journalism at Northeastern University.
Tom Fiedler is the dean of Boston University's College of Communication.
Roy Harris is an author and journalist.