Tag Archives: News Corporation

Yo Ho Ho! … I Knew It Was So!

In recent posts about Rupert Murdoch, I have used graphics, prose and rhyme to depict the man as a pirate and his media empire as the ship on which he sails the 7 seas. I’m glad to learn that at … Continue reading

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Proxy Foxy – Yo Ho Ho!

As the stain of the Murdoch Matter seeps across the pond towards the Statue of Liberty, here’s a neo-nursery rhyme for these two recent stories: Former Fox News Producer Claims The Network’s “Brain Room” Led To Hacking and DeMint: Congress … Continue reading

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The Fall of the House of Murdoch

Rather than summarize the latest events in the Murdoch Matter, I’m pointing readers to The Guardian’s Phonehacking page and its links to numerous blogs, stories and videos. Since the U.S. has come late to this “tawdry“affair that began on November … Continue reading

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Big Brother & The Murdoch Companies

Murdoch Media Empire Scandal Growing as More Papers Implicated in Illegal and Nefarious Data Collection Activities in U.K. and U.S. Update I, CREW Calls for Congressional Investigation Update II, Media Matters Launches Petition I’ve been googling “murdoch” and “scandal” and … Continue reading

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News of Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World Scandal and An Unsolicited Solicitation for Public Broadcasting with a Little History Lesson about Media-Mogul William Randolph Hearst

Though I’m off politics for a bit, the Murdoch Scandal has grabbed my attention. For good summaries and news aggregation of the Murdoch-owned News of the World phone hacking and police bribery scandal see David Batty’s blog posts at the … Continue reading

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