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Murdoch Acquires Wall Street Journal

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Murdoch Acquires Wall Street Journal#1
Posted: 8/1/07 at 12:10pm
Rupert Murdoch has sealed a deal to buy Wall Street Journal publisher Dow Jones & Co. for $5 billion, ending a century of family ownership and adding a crown jewel to his global media empire, News Corp.

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re: Murdoch Acquires Wall Street Journal#2
Posted: 8/1/07 at 12:23pm
Hiya Undi! How've ya been?

Their editorials have been so anti-democrat that it was as if Murdoch owned the editorial page anyway. This just means he owns the reporters as well.

He's mostly doing it to have free "content" for his cable business channel.
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re: Murdoch Acquires Wall Street Journal#2
Posted: 8/1/07 at 12:25pm
this makes me sad.
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re: Murdoch Acquires Wall Street Journal#3
Posted: 8/1/07 at 12:46pm
So from now on, all those hand-drawn style mugshots on Page One will feature topless women.