Journalism refers to the production and distribution of reports on recent events. The word journalism applies to the occupation, using methods of gathering information and utilizing literary techniques. Various forms of journalistic mediums include print, television, radio, internet and in the past as newsreels. Journalism is a form of writing that tells people about things that really happened, but that they might not have known about already. People who write journalism are called journalists. They might work at newspapers, magazines, and websites or for TV or radio stations. The most important characteristic shared by good journalists is curiosity. Good journalists love to read and want to find out as much as they can about the world around them.