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The old Fox News is gone
The Week, by Daniel McCarthy

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Posted By:Lalo, 5/19/2017 10:03:40 PM

Even before Roger Ailes died, the House That Ailes Built was falling into ruin. It was an American twist on a tale familiar to readers of Evelyn Waugh — how the wreck of a great estate parallels the downfall of the man who tried to rebuild it. Except Ailes did not rebuild, he created. Fox News was his brainchild, a glimmer in his eye as far back as the days when he was a media consultant to Richard Nixon. With Fox News, Ailes beat Ted Turner and CNN. He beat MSNBC and its corporate overlords, which at one time included

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bubber, 5/19/2017 11:20:50 PM     (No. 11259300)

Hmm ... perhaps ...we´ll see soon i think ...stay strong ! ...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dvc, 5/20/2017 1:30:11 AM     (No. 11259390)

The Week is a leftist Brit rag, ignore.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: judy, 5/20/2017 6:12:57 AM     (No. 11259488)

Fox used to have sources , now they daily repeat the democrat media talking points.

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