Rupert Murdoch Admits That “Fair And Balanced” Fox News Is A Shill That “Saved” The GOP

Addicting Info Can Fox News please stop with their oxymoron catch phrase “fair and balanced?” In an interview with Patricia Sellers for Fortune Magazine, while responding to the question on whether he believed Fox News’ polarizing rhetoric for GOP has harmed America’s leading conservative party, Murdoch pushed back, saying, “I think it has absolutely saved it.” The… More Rupert Murdoch Admits That “Fair And Balanced” Fox News Is A Shill That “Saved” The GOP

Eliot Spitzer Calls For An Investigation Of FOX News BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE

Former New York State Attorney General and former Governor of New York, Eliot Spitzer makes a compelling case against Fox News and it’s owner, Rupert Murdock… Watch: Related articles Rove returns to Fox after 27-day absence (kaystreet.wordpress.com) Eliot Spitzer: Murdoch’s British news operation has now been exposed, what about his American one? (syracuse.com) Eliot Spitzer calls out… More Eliot Spitzer Calls For An Investigation Of FOX News BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE

Rupert Murdoch: Chris Christie Must ‘Re-Declare’ For Mitt Romney ‘Or Take Blame’

“…take blame”?  Did Rupert Murdock inadvertently concede the election to President Obama? The Huffington Post Publishing titan Rupert Murdoch sent New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie what appeared to be a warning message on Friday, telling Christie to reaffirm his support for Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney “or take blame for next four dire years.” The admonition, by… More Rupert Murdoch: Chris Christie Must ‘Re-Declare’ For Mitt Romney ‘Or Take Blame’

Murdoch’s First-Responder Rescue Hero Wasn’t ‘Tiger Wife’ Wendi

I enjoyed reading this article and wanted to share it… The Nation We can now all agree that throwing a foam pie at Rupert Murdoch while he and son James were getting nailed during Parliament’s phone-hacking hearings couldn’t have gone better for the moguls had Fox News staged the scene itself. As James Wolcott wrote of the… More Murdoch’s First-Responder Rescue Hero Wasn’t ‘Tiger Wife’ Wendi

News Corp. scandal: A timeline of arrests and resignations

National Post April 5 Neville Thurlbeck, 50, a chief reporter at the paper is arrested on suspicion of conspiring to intercept communications and unlawful interception of voicemail messages Police also arrest Ian Edmondson, 42 who was fired from his post as assistant editor in January following an internal inquiry. April 14 James Wetherup, 55, a senior… More News Corp. scandal: A timeline of arrests and resignations

Murdoch Under Seige

  Undoubtedly the devil is in the details… Huffington Post To his many enemies, Rupert Murdoch is getting his comeuppance. Murdoch’s tabloid newspapers long have reveled in the misdeeds of others with salacious photos and pun-packed headlines. Now, one of the world’s most powerful media executives is learning what it’s like to be enveloped in… More Murdoch Under Seige

Rebekah Brooks Arrested In Connection With Phone Hacking Scandal

This isn’t looking good for the Murdoch empire… Huffington Post Rebekah Brooks has been arrested, the Metropolitan Police confirmed on Sunday. The former News International chief executive went to a London police station by appointment and was arrested on suspicion of corruption and phone hacking. Brooks is the 10th person to be arrested in connection… More Rebekah Brooks Arrested In Connection With Phone Hacking Scandal

Murdoch ‘Sorry For Serious Wrongdoing’ In Newspaper Ad Campaign

Huffington Post New Corp chief Rupert Murdoch has published a signed apology for “serious wrongdoing” by the News of the World in a series of full-page newspaper adverts. The ads appear in Saturday’s Daily Mail, Financial Times, Guardian, Daily Telegraph, Independent, Sun and Times. Murdoch says in the advert: “We are sorry. The News of… More Murdoch ‘Sorry For Serious Wrongdoing’ In Newspaper Ad Campaign

Rupert Murdoch phone hacking scandal becomes U.S. political issue

It appears to me that we’re only seeing the tip of the iceberg in the News International/News Corp scandal.  With the Obama administration’s FBI and Department of Justice poised to investigate the American side of any possible breaking of the law by Murdoch’s publications here, one can only imagine the blow-back from Fox News’ conservative… More Rupert Murdoch phone hacking scandal becomes U.S. political issue