Repeated News that is linked to the media's or public desire to enjoy hot button semi-taboo material. Obsessive news reporting on gossipy stories has become the accepted norm for some channels.
The first American Scandltainment blockbuster involved OJ Simpson. The next big media hit was involved president Clinton.
Every county has its own scandltainment industry. In Indonesia its leader was involved in its own Scandltainment issue in 1999.