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Morning Media Newsfeed: Colbert to Late Show | CNN Revamps Primetime | ABC News Ups Goldston - Posted April 11, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Colbert to Late Show | CNN Revamps Primetime | ABC News Ups Goldston - Posted April 11, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch on Fox News, Fox Sports 1 - Posted April 10, 2014
Rupert Murdoch sits down for an extensive Q+A with Fortune's Pattie Sellers, weig... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch: NY Post 'Likely' Going All Digital in 10 Years - Posted April 10, 2014
Rupert Murdoch has finally opened up. The 83-year-old media mogul sat down with Fortune and discussed his divorce fro... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch: NY Post 'Likely' Going All Digital in 10 Years - Posted April 10, 2014
Rupert Murdoch has finally opened up. The 83-year-old media mogul sat down with Fortune and discussed his divorce fro... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News Executive Sharri Berg Honored - Posted April 4, 2014
Fox News and FOX TV Stations SVP Sharri Berg was honored as the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York's 2014 Corporate Leader Wednesday night in an event at the Pierre Hotel. Fox News chairman and CEO ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Fox's 49th Quarter Win | 60 Minutes Owns Up | RIP, @ColbertReport - Posted April 2, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Fox's 49th Quarter Win | 60 Minutes Owns Up | RIP, @ColbertReport - Posted April 2, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch Ups Sons | Twitter Ban Overturned | NYT Adds Digital Subs - Posted March 27, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch Ups Sons | Twitter Ban Overturned | NYT Adds Digital Subs - Posted March 27, 2014
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Lachlan Murdoch Gets Top Spot on News Corp Board - Posted March 26, 2014
The future of News Corp just landed in the lap of Lachlan Murdoch. The New York Times reports... [Fishbowl NY]

Lachlan Murdoch Gets Top Spot on News Corp Board - Posted March 26, 2014
The future of News Corp just landed in the lap of Lachlan Murdoch. The New York Times reports... [FishbowlNY]

Lachlan Murdoch Returns to Family Business - Posted March 26, 2014
Lachlan Murdoch, the elder son of Rupert Murdoch, is back in the family business. Murdoch has been named non executive chairman at both News Corp. and 21st ... [TVNewser]

Cable Hosts Up Criticism of Competitors' MH370 Coverage - Posted March 21, 2014
The coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has become a story of its own, with news and opinion hosts and producers slamming or defending netw... [TVNewser]

Let's Make Fun of Media Elite's First Tweets - Posted March 21, 2014
Twitter has launched a great site -- first-tweet.com -- that will embarrass any user. Naturally we thought this would be a great opportunity to make fun of some media elite. First-tweet is self-explanatory -- it allows you to see any public users' first tweet. Most of them are boring, but some --... [Fishbowl NY]

Let's Make Fun of Media Elite's First Tweets - Posted March 21, 2014
Twitter has launched a great site -- first-tweet.com -- that will embarrass any user. Naturally we thought this would be a great opportunity to make fun of some media elite. First-tweet is self-explanatory -- it allows you to see any public users' first tweet. Most of them are boring, but some --... [FishbowlNY]

Bill Gates Tops Forbes' 'Richest People on The Planet' List - Posted March 3, 2014
Bill Gates is back on top. Forbes has named the 58-year-old Microsoft founder the richest person on the planet, a spot he had lost to Carlos Slim... [Fishbowl NY]

Bill Gates Tops Forbes' 'Richest People on The Planet' List - Posted March 3, 2014
Bill Gates is back on top. Forbes has named the 58-year-old Microsoft founder the richest person on the planet, a spot he had lost to Carlos Slim... [FishbowlNY]

Gabe Sherman Feted by Liberal Group - Posted February 21, 2014
[caption id="attachment_123208" align="alignright" width="304"] Party people: PFAW and friends let loose.[/caption] People for the American Way (PFAW) hosted a little office-building soiree for Gabe Sherman's book, The Loudest Vo... [FishbowlDC]

Rupert Murdoch Buys Four-Floor, $57 Million Penthouse for Rad Bachelor Lifestyle - Posted February 21, 2014
The party's at Rupes! Rupert Murdoch, who recently lost his Upper East Side penthouse to Wendi Deng in their divorce, has purchased a four-floor penthouse at One Madison Park for $57 million. The New York ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Buys Four-Floor, $57 Million Penthouse for Rad Bachelor Lifestyle - Posted February 21, 2014
The party's at Rupes! Rupert Murdoch, who recently lost his Upper East Side penthouse to Wendi Deng in their divorce, has purchased a four-floor penthouse at One Madison Park for $57 million. The New York ... [FishbowlNY]

Vanity Fair Profile Alleges Wendi Deng Physically Abused Rupert Murdoch - Posted February 7, 2014
In a Vanity Fair profile of Wendi Deng, the former wife of media titan Rupert Murdoch, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Vanity Fair Profile Alleges Wendi Deng Physically Abused Rupert Murdoch - Posted February 7, 2014
In a Vanity Fair profile of Wendi Deng, the former wife of media titan Rupert Murdoch, ... [FishbowlNY]

CUNY, Brooklyn College Grad Set to Launch Nigerian Newspaper - Posted February 5, 2014
Ekerete Udoh (pictured) is, instantly, our favorite new person of the week. Per an item on iafrica.com, he has decided to extend his media empire from NYC to his native... [GalleyCat]

CUNY, Brooklyn College Grad Set to Launch Nigerian Newspaper - Posted February 5, 2014
Ekerete Udoh (pictured) is, instantly, our favorite new person of the week. Per an item on iafrica.com, he has decided to extend his media empire from NYC to his native... [Fishbowl NY]

CUNY, Brooklyn College Grad Set to Launch Nigerian Newspaper - Posted February 5, 2014
Ekerete Udoh (pictured) is, instantly, our favorite new person of the week. Per an item on iafrica.com, he has decided to extend his media empire from NYC to his native... [FishbowlNY]

Why Rupert Murdoch Bought Out YES Network Two Years Early - Posted January 24, 2014
When Rupert Murdoch bought 49 percent of the Yankees- and Brooklyn Nets-focused YES Network over a year ago, he pledged to take a majority stake ... [AllTwitter]

Why Rupert Murdoch Bought Out YES Network Two Years Early - Posted January 24, 2014
When Rupert Murdoch bought 49 percent of the Yankees- and Brooklyn Nets-focused YES Network over a year ago, he pledged to take a majority stake ... [Fishbowl NY]

Why Rupert Murdoch Bought Out YES Network Two Years Early - Posted January 24, 2014
When Rupert Murdoch bought 49 percent of the Yankees- and Brooklyn Nets-focused YES Network over a year ago, he pledged to take a majority stake ... [FishbowlNY]

'Loudest' Book Reviews: Lack of Direct Ailes Quotes Hurts Sherman's Portrayal - Posted January 15, 2014
Two new book reviews for Gabriel Sherman's "The Loudest Voice in the Room" are out. One, from Rupert Murdoch biographer ... [TVNewser]

Random House Moves Up Publication Date of Roger Ailes Biography - Posted January 9, 2014
Because of "heavy media attention and heightened interest," Random House is moving the publication date of Gabe Sherman's book on Roger Ailes up a week, ... [TVNewser]

Roger Ailes on Gabe Sherman, Rupert Murdoch and Jeff Zucker - Posted January 8, 2014
On the same day that the first pieces of Gabe Sherman's book were published by The New York T... [TVNewser]

Buildup for Roger Ailes Book Begins - Posted January 6, 2014
With Gabriel Sherman's book on Roger Ailes "The Loudest Voice in the Room" being released on January 21, Capital New York ... [TVNewser]

A Very Merry Listicle New Year - Posted January 3, 2014
Click. The Huffington Post's "14 Things to Stop Stressing About in 2014" leads off with "your email inbox." Click. Among the "14 Things We Can't Wait For!" at Broadway World is the musical version of Rocky, set to open in March after previews in Febr... [Fishbowl NY]

A Very Merry Listicle New Year - Posted January 3, 2014
Click. The Huffington Post's "14 Things to Stop Stressing About in 2014" leads off with "your email inbox." Click. Among the "14 Things We Can't Wait For!" at Broadway World is the musical version of Rocky, set to open in March after previews in Febr... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Caine Stars, Bores in New Ad for Sky Broadband - Posted December 30, 2013
Michael Caine makes what is, to the best of our knowledge (feel free to chime in if you know better), his UK commercial television debut in a new ad for Sky Broadband, a unit of Rupert Murdoch-owned broadcasting conglomerate,... [AgencySpy]

The Ticker: Hoda & Al, Rupert, Team USA - Posted December 17, 2013
Al Roker will host his 17th Rose Bowl Parade on New Year's Day alongside Hoda Kotb, who will be hosting her first Tournament of Roses parade. NBC's coverage begins at 11:30amET. Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully will be the Grand Marshal... [TVNewser]

Bloomberg Will Never, Ever Report on Mike Bloomberg - Posted December 13, 2013
"So a priest, a minister and a rabbi walked into a bar..." We get the whole "avoiding a conflict of interest" thing, but it's a little tough to report on business ... [PRNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Stops By 'The Five' - Posted December 11, 2013
News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch stopped by the set of "The Five" Monday, visiting the show's co-hosts before they went on-air Tuesday. Nice to have @FoxNews studios right downstairs; last night @rupertmurdoch popped in to see @FNTheFi... [TVNewser]

Puzzle in Rupert Murdoch Owned Paper Says 'Murdoch is Evil' - Posted December 10, 2013
Word find puzzles are the sad, dumb younger brother of the crossword puzzle. The former is Wheel of Fortune; the latter Jeopardy. A word find is for when you feel like using the least amount of brain power possible to accomplish a goal. Therefore the puzzles are rarely worth discussing. Aside... [Fishbowl NY]

Puzzle in Rupert Murdoch Owned Paper Says 'Murdoch is Evil' - Posted December 10, 2013
Word find puzzles are the sad, dumb younger brother of the crossword puzzle. The former is Wheel of Fortune; the latter Jeopardy. A word find is for when you feel like using the least amount of brain power possible to accomplish a goal. Therefore the puzzles are rarely worth discussing. Aside... [FishbowlNY]

Someone Hid a 'Murdoch Is Evil' Message in the Kids' Crossword at Murdoch's Own Paper - Posted December 10, 2013
Someone is sooooo fired today. Seems that a wiseass at the Sunday Telegraph decided to convey his or her feelings about publisher/employer/supervillain Rupert Murdoch by hiding a "Murdoch is evil" message in the kids' crossword puzzle at the back of the paper and spelling it backwards to avoid getting caught. ... [PRNewser]

News Corp Names Former Clinton White House Rep to Top Comms Role - Posted December 4, 2013
The streams have crossed, people. News Corp, the "multinational media company" formed as a spinoff of boss Rupert Murdoch's larger, identically named venture in 2013, ... [PRNewser]

Hugh Jackman Loves Rupert Murdoch - Posted December 3, 2013
Hugh Jackman and Rupert Murdoch are both Australian, therefore they are automatically best friends. Okay, we honestly have no idea why they're such good buddies, but they are. Jackman is the godfather of Murdoch's daughter Chloe, and... [Fishbowl NY]

Hugh Jackman Loves Rupert Murdoch - Posted December 3, 2013
Hugh Jackman and Rupert Murdoch are both Australian, therefore they are automatically best friends. Okay, we honestly have no idea why they're such good buddies, but they are. Jackman is the godfather of Murdoch's daughter Chloe, and... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Lindgren Out at NYT Mag | Robach Has Cancer | News Corp Revenue Dips - Posted November 12, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Lindgren Out at NYT Mag | Robach Has Cancer | News Corp Revenue Dips - Posted November 12, 2013
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Rupert Murdoch is Dating His Massage Therapist - Posted November 11, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is 82 years old, but he's still getting his groove on. Murdoch is now dating his "younger" massage therapist. Murdoch moves fast, doesn't he? The media mogul ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch is Dating His Massage Therapist - Posted November 11, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is 82 years old, but he's still getting his groove on. Murdoch is now dating his "younger" massage therapist. Murdoch moves fast, doesn't he? The media mogul ... [FishbowlNY]

Afternoon Reading List 10.21.13 - Posted October 21, 2013
The love/hate relationship between technology and news: NYT media writer David Carr had a piece Sunday about the budding bromance between technology and news, after the two have been at odds ... [FishbowlDC]

In 'Murdoch's World,' a 'Highly Cultivated Resentment Toward Other News Organizations' - Posted October 21, 2013
NPR media correspondent David Folkenflik is out this week with "Murdoch's World: The Last of the Old Media Empires," a look at Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. as it grew from one small newspaper in Australia to the huge multimedia... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Isn't Going Anywhere - Posted October 21, 2013
Some people won't like it, but Rupert Murdoch is here to stay. Reuters reports that Murdoch has been r... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Isn't Going Anywhere - Posted October 21, 2013
Some people won't like it, but Rupert Murdoch is here to stay. Reuters reports that Murdoch has been r... [FishbowlNY]

This Week In Lists: Eligible Bachelors, Biggest News Stories - Posted October 5, 2013
Gotham Magazine counts down New York's 100 most eligible bachelors. Among the TV news personalities recognized: ABC's David Muir, Fox's Rupert Murdoch, CBS and PBS anchor ... [TVNewser]

Readers Question Vanity Fair 'Powers That Be' - Posted October 4, 2013
It's one of two lists put forth in the November issue of Vanity Fair under the annual heading of "The New Establishment." "... [GalleyCat]

Readers Question Vanity Fair 'Powers That Be' - Posted October 4, 2013
It's one of two lists put forth in the November issue of Vanity Fair under the annual heading of "The New Establishment." "... [Fishbowl NY]

Readers Question Vanity Fair 'Powers That Be' - Posted October 4, 2013
It's one of two lists put forth in the November issue of Vanity Fair under the annual heading of "The New Establishment." "... [FishbowlNY]

'Why can't you put Marilyn Monroe in the same broadcast as an interview with the president' - Posted September 26, 2013
On Tuesday "60 Minutes" celebrated its 45th birthday. The show debuted on CBS Tuesday, Sept. 24, 1968. Its success over the years brought on many imitators and even led Rupert Murdoch to once inquire ... [TVNewser]

Odd Person Makes Odd Claim About Wendi Murdoch - Posted September 6, 2013
Clive Palmer, an Australian businessman and certified odd ball, says he's suing Rupert Murdoch and that his estranged wife, Wend... [Fishbowl NY]

Odd Person Makes Odd Claim About Wendi Murdoch - Posted September 6, 2013
Clive Palmer, an Australian businessman and certified odd ball, says he's suing Rupert Murdoch and that his estranged wife, Wend... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch is Selling His Yacht for Only $29.7 Million - Posted September 5, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is selling his sailing yacht -- named Roseharty -- for $29.7 million. Murdoch is going through a divorce and he ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch is Selling His Yacht for Only $29.7 Million - Posted September 5, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is selling his sailing yacht -- named Roseharty -- for $29.7 million. Murdoch is going through a divorce and he ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch's Pay Drops to $28.9 Million - Posted August 30, 2013
For News Corp.'s latest fiscal year -- which ended June 30 -- Rupert Murdoch saw his compensation drop from $30 million to... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch's Pay Drops to $28.9 Million - Posted August 30, 2013
For News Corp.'s latest fiscal year -- which ended June 30 -- Rupert Murdoch saw his compensation drop from $30 million to... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Buys Winery for $28.8 Million - Posted August 28, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is getting into the wine business. The Wall Street Journal ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Buys Winery for $28.8 Million - Posted August 28, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is getting into the wine business. The Wall Street Journal ... [FishbowlNY]

AllThingsD May Separate From Dow Jones - Posted August 27, 2013
AllThingsD, the tech news site, is rumored to be working its way away from Dow Jones, the News Corp. subsidiary that owns the site. Fortune reports that AllThingsD's contract expires on December 31, so ... [Fishbowl NY]

AllThingsD May Separate From Dow Jones - Posted August 27, 2013
AllThingsD, the tech news site, is rumored to be working its way away from Dow Jones, the News Corp. subsidiary that owns the site. Fortune reports that AllThingsD's contract expires on December 31, so ... [FishbowlNY]

Griffith Stepping Down as Head of UX at Proximity - Posted August 23, 2013
Sources familiar with the matter confirm that Denis Griffith, who's spent the last 18 months as head of user experience/experience CD at Atmosphere Proximity/BBDO, is parting ways with the agency. No word yet on his last day or if ther... [AgencySpy]

Freedom Communications President Points to Pair of Shining Newspaper Examples - Posted August 19, 2013
It's another momentous day at the Santa Ana, CA headquarters of the Orange County Register. The Eric Spitz-Aaron Kushner regime is celebrating the launch of the Long Beach Register, a new daily newspaper going head-to-head ... [Fishbowl NY]

Freedom Communications President Points to Pair of Shining Newspaper Examples - Posted August 19, 2013
It's another momentous day at the Santa Ana, CA headquarters of the Orange County Register. The Eric Spitz-Aaron Kushner regime is celebrating the launch of the Long Beach Register, a new daily newspaper going head-to-head ... [FishbowlNY]

Roger Ailes on FBN: 'Our Ratings Are Going Up and CNBC's Are Going Down' - Posted August 8, 2013
Presenting to 21st Century Fox investors in Los Angeles this afternoon, Roger Ailes said he knew launching a business network would be a challenge. "Rupert [Murdoch] and I talked about this in the beginning. We always thought it was som... [TVNewser]

Col Allan Urges Australian Newspaper Editors to 'Rely on Their Instincts' - Posted August 1, 2013
The temporarily reassigned New York Post EIC has spoken Down Under. Addressing about 60 News Corp. Australia newspaper editors gathered Wednesday at HarperCollins headquarters in Sydney, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Col Allan Urges Australian Newspaper Editors to 'Rely on Their Instincts' - Posted August 1, 2013
The temporarily reassigned New York Post EIC has spoken Down Under. Addressing about 60 News Corp. Australia newspaper editors gathered Wednesday at HarperCollins headquarters in Sydney, ... [FishbowlNY]

Wendi Murdoch Switches Divorce Lawyer - Posted July 30, 2013
It has been about two months since Rupert Murdoch filed for divorce from Wendi Murdoch, his ... [Fishbowl NY]

Wendi Murdoch Switches Divorce Lawyer - Posted July 30, 2013
It has been about two months since Rupert Murdoch filed for divorce from Wendi Murdoch, his ... [FishbowlNY]

Arianna Huffington Responds to Mayor's LAT Suggestion - Posted July 11, 2013
During a half-hour Wednesday sit-down with HuffPost Live Los Angeles co-host Jacob Soboroff, newly minted mayor elect Eric Garcetti at one point made a funny throwaway observation. Instead of Rupert, Charles/David or Eli, how about Arianna Huffington as the new owner of the LA Times, he mused. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Arianna Huffington Responds to Mayor's LAT Suggestion - Posted July 11, 2013
During a half-hour Wednesday sit-down with HuffPost Live Los Angeles co-host Jacob Soboroff, newly minted mayor elect Eric Garcetti at one point made a funny throwaway observation. Instead of Rupert, Charles/David or Eli, how about Arianna Huffington as the new owner of the LA Times, he mused. ... [FishbowlNY]

Moguls, Journalists Descend On Sun Valley For Media/Technology Confab - Posted July 11, 2013
This week, the world's media, entertainment and technology moguls are converging on Sun Valley, Idaho for the annual Allen & Company shindig. What happens in Sun Valley usually stays in Sun Valley, but according to a number of reporters in attendance, we can glean a few things. For starters, CBS News anchor... [TVNewser]

Afternoon Reading List 07.08.13. - Posted July 8, 2013
The hut in the Philippines where the Internet started -- Once upon a time, the Internet didn't exist. Instead of Googling everything, people actually had to know things. The origins of the web can be traced in part back to a hut in t... [FishbowlDC]

News Corp Brushes Aside Secret Rupert Murdoch Recording - Posted July 5, 2013
In public statements, Rupert Murdoch has sounded extremely remorseful about the infamous phone hacking scandal. But in a secret recording, made by someone at the Sun, Murdoch came off quite differently. Acc... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp Brushes Aside Secret Rupert Murdoch Recording - Posted July 5, 2013
In public statements, Rupert Murdoch has sounded extremely remorseful about the infamous phone hacking scandal. But in a secret recording, made by someone at the Sun, Murdoch came off quite differently. Acc... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch Caught on Tape | Al Jazeera Targeted | Trouble at Patch? - Posted July 5, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch Caught on Tape | Al Jazeera Targeted | Trouble at Patch? - Posted July 5, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

It's News Corp. Split Day - Posted June 28, 2013
Today News Corporation spli... [Fishbowl NY]

It's News Corp. Split Day - Posted June 28, 2013
Today News Corporation spli... [FishbowlNY]

This Just In: Aaron Sorkin Reshoots Cost HBO a Lot of Money - Posted June 19, 2013
It's the kind of juicy feature article pull quote that publicists usually can only dream of in the midst of a Skinny Margarita evening confab: Aaron Sorkin on the multi-million dollar reshoots of the first few episodes... [Fishbowl NY]

This Just In: Aaron Sorkin Reshoots Cost HBO a Lot of Money - Posted June 19, 2013
It's the kind of juicy feature article pull quote that publicists usually can only dream of in the midst of a Skinny Margarita evening confab: Aaron Sorkin on the multi-million dollar reshoots of the first few episodes... [FishbowlNY]

In Murdoch Divorce Documents, the Pre-Nup, Post-Nups and Health Care Coverage - Posted June 14, 2013
The National Enquirer got its hands on what it says are Rupert Murdoch's divorce papers. The ACTION FOR A DIVORCE document was filed yesterday in New York State Supreme Court. The three-... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch to Divorce | Interns Sue Conde Nast | Palin Returns to Fox - Posted June 14, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch to Divorce | Interns Sue Conde Nast | Palin Returns to Fox - Posted June 14, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch to Divorce | Interns Sue Conde Nast | Palin Returns to Fox - Posted June 14, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [GalleyCat]

David DeVoe to Retire from News Corp. - Posted June 13, 2013
David DeVoe, CFO of News Corporation, will retire from the company after it splits, on June 28. He will reta... [Fishbowl NY]

David DeVoe to Retire from News Corp. - Posted June 13, 2013
David DeVoe, CFO of News Corporation, will retire from the company after it splits, on June 28. He will reta... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Files For Divorce - Posted June 13, 2013
News Corp. chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch has filed for divorce from his wife, Wendi Deng Murdoch, ... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Files for Divorce - Posted June 13, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is calling it quits with his wife of 14 years, Wendi Deng. According to Deadline, Murdoch fil... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Files for Divorce - Posted June 13, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is calling it quits with his wife of 14 years, Wendi Deng. According to Deadline, Murdoch fil... [FishbowlNY]

Gary Susman Ponders the Nikki Finke Drama - Posted June 6, 2013
The headline for this particular TIME op-ed asks a great question: "What's Next for Hollywood's Most Feared Reporter?" Unfortunately, there's not much in the article itself about where Nikki Finke might ostensibly Toldja! from next. ... [FishbowlLA]

Anne Sweeney, Dick Clark Honored at Mirror Awards - Posted June 5, 2013
Disney/ABC Television Group president Anne Sweeney was honored with the Fred Dressler Leadership Award at Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Communications' annual Mirror Awards today. "ABC World News" wee... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Brooks Pleads Not Guilty | Asian Newspaper Circ Up | Wendy Williams Renewed - Posted June 5, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlLA]

Jane Fonda: 'I'm Rupert Murdoch Marinated in Ted Turner' - Posted June 4, 2013
That's how potential 2013 Primetime Emmy nominee Jane Fonda described Leona Lansing, her character in The Newsroom, during a recent Google+ hangout with Gold Derby head prognosticator Tom O'Neil: "By that, what I mean is - That I am a ferocious businesswoman who looks very, very closely... [FishbowlLA]

News Corp. to Launch WSJ Profile, a LinkedIn Competitor - Posted May 31, 2013
Will you accept a friend request from Rupert Murdoch? If you're lucky, you'll be asking yourself that when WSJ Profile, News Corp.'s LinkedIn competitor, debuts. As you can see from the picture, WSJ Prof... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. to Launch WSJ Profile, a LinkedIn Competitor - Posted May 31, 2013
Will you accept a friend request from Rupert Murdoch? If you're lucky, you'll be asking yourself that when WSJ Profile, News Corp.'s LinkedIn competitor, debuts. As you can see from the picture, WSJ Prof... [FishbowlNY]

Wednesday Odds and Ends - Posted May 29, 2013
-New York-based creative editorial boutique Red Car added Nick Lofting to its roster. Lofting most recently served as an editor within CP+B LA's in-house facility, Plus Productions -Regardless of its newfound notoriety... [AgencySpy]

Will 500,000 Signatures Put a Dent in Koch Brothers Plans? - Posted May 29, 2013
Probably not. But there's no harm in letting prospective newspaper owners know how a vocal segment of the news-consuming public feels about a potential shift in media ownership. Across the country today, at a dozen Tribune Co.-connected locations including the offices of the LA Times, a ... [FishbowlLA]

Rupert Murdoch: 'Look Out, Facebook' - Posted May 17, 2013
News Corp. Chairman and CEO ... [AllFacebook]

DOJ Cites Jobs Murdoch Email Exchange in eBook Collusion Case - Posted May 15, 2013
The US Department of Justice has filed a new document in the Apple eBook antitrust lawsuit. The filing includes an email sent from Apple's founder Steve Jobs to ... [AppNewser]

Matea Gold Now Believes in a Different Newspaper - Posted May 14, 2013
The Twitter profile for LA Times DC bureau reporter Matea Gold resolutely states: "I still believe in newspapers." But perhaps not those being coveted by Rupert Murdoch and a pair of Koch brothers. In what could be interpreted as hedging her bets, maintaining control of her professional fortunes o... [FishbowlLA]

Matea Gold Now Believes in a Different Newspaper - Posted May 14, 2013
The Twitter profile for LA Times DC bureau reporter Matea Gold resolutely states: "I still believe in newspapers." But perhaps not those being coveted by Rupert Murdoch and a pair of Koch brothers. In what could be interpreted as hedging her bets, maintaining control of her professional fortunes o... [GalleyCat]

21st Century Fox Debuts New Logo - Posted May 11, 2013
21st Century Fox, which will become the parent company of Fox News once News Corp. completes its split into two companies, has unveiled a new logo. The logo, left, plays off of the iconic spotlights that were a focal point in the old "20th Century Fox" logo, and adds a more... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Daily News Layoffs | News Corp. Soars | AOL Revenue Up - Posted May 9, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Daily News Layoffs | News Corp. Soars | AOL Revenue Up - Posted May 9, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Al Gore, Current TV and Rupert Murdoch's $200 Million 'Gift' - Posted May 6, 2013
Former Vice President and Current TV co-founder Al Gore gets a pair of profiles today. First Bloomberg takes a shot... [TVNewser]

An Ominous Show of LAT Staffer Hands - Posted April 30, 2013
Remember those folks, like Robert Altman, who swore they would move away from the U.S. if George W. Bush was elected President in 20... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Ms. Magazine Editor Dies | HuffPost Live Goes Cable | AOL Music Axed - Posted April 29, 2013
Editor's Note: Due to a technical error, Morning Media Newsfeed was not sent this morning. The problem has now been fixed, and the newsletter will return to its normal schedule on Tuesday. [emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Ms. Magazine Editor Dies | HuffPost Live Goes Cable | AOL Music Axed - Posted April 29, 2013
Editor's Note: Due to a technical error, Morning Media Newsfeed was not sent this morning. The problem has now been fixed, and the newsletter will return to its normal schedule on Tuesday. [emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch to Get $28 Million When News Corp. Splits - Posted April 26, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is going to become an even richer man than he already he is when News Corp. finally splits. According to Bloomberg, Murdoch will be paid $28 million in total compensation when 21st Century Fox and New News Corp. begin their reign. To make matters even sweeter for Mu... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch to Get $28 Million When News Corp. Splits - Posted April 26, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is going to become an even richer man than he already he is when News Corp. finally splits. According to Bloomberg, Murdoch will be paid $28 million in total compensation when 21st Century Fox and New News Corp. begin their reign. To make matters even sweeter for Mu... [FishbowlNY]

Gawker Post Reaming Rupert Murdoch's Mostly-White Team Ignites Race Debate - Posted April 25, 2013
When Gawker's John Cook noticed a grainy photo of Rupert Murdoch "hanging with the Dow Jones team" on the News Corporation CEO's Tumblr, he proposed to his readers a game. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Gawker Post Reaming Rupert Murdoch's Mostly-White Team Ignites Race Debate - Posted April 25, 2013
When Gawker's John Cook noticed a grainy photo of Rupert Murdoch "hanging with the Dow Jones team" on the News Corporation CEO's Tumblr, he proposed to his readers a game. ... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. Reaches $139M Settlement in Shareholder Suit Over Phone-Hacking Scandal - Posted April 22, 2013
News Corporation reached a $139 million settlement in a lawsuit filed against its board, alleging that the media giant's top brass put chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch's interests before those of the company. A group of shareholders, s... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Reaches $139M Settlement in Shareholder Suit Over Phone-Hacking Scandal - Posted April 22, 2013
News Corporation reached a $139 million settlement in a lawsuit filed against its board, alleging that the media giant's top brass put chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch's interests before those of the company. A group of shareholders, s... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Breaks Silence on New York Post, FishbowlNY Says You're Welcome, Guys - Posted April 20, 2013
Rupert Murdoch dragged a wrinkled finger across his iPad yesterday, scanning Twitter to see who was mentioning him. And that's when he saw it, the tweet and paired blog post that made his eyes widen and his cheeks flush. He mouthed a breat... [FishbowlLA]

Rupert Murdoch, Owner of Ethically-Golden New York Post, Breaks Silence to Tweet About 'British Establishment' - Posted April 19, 2013
Rupert Murdoch owns the New York Post, a tabloid newspaper on the island of Manhattan that is widely considered to be the golden standard of journalistic ethics, writing and sophistication. In the days following a bombing in Boston that left three dead and ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch, Owner of Ethically-Golden New York Post, Breaks Silence to Tweet About 'British Establishment' - Posted April 19, 2013
Rupert Murdoch owns the New York Post, a tabloid newspaper on the island of Manhattan that is widely considered to be the golden standard of journalistic ethics, writing and sophistication. In the days following a bombing in Boston that left three dead and ... [FishbowlNY]

What Happened to The Wall Street Journal's Longform Journalism? - Posted April 18, 2013
The Wall Street Journal hasn't won a Pulitzer Prize for its news reporting since 2007. It wasn't even nominated this year. And a new chart from the Columbia Journalism Review may highlight a reason why. Since News Corp. CEO ... [Fishbowl NY]

What Happened to The Wall Street Journal's Longform Journalism? - Posted April 18, 2013
The Wall Street Journal hasn't won a Pulitzer Prize for its news reporting since 2007. It wasn't even nominated this year. And a new chart from the Columbia Journalism Review may highlight a reason why. Since News Corp. CEO ... [FishbowlNY]

Here Is Rupert Murdoch on the Cover of Bloomberg Businessweek - Posted April 18, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is a survivor. No, not just in the sense that he turned 82 last month and, when by summer News Corp. splits in two, is expected to chair the board of two ... [Fishbowl NY]

Here Is Rupert Murdoch on the Cover of Bloomberg Businessweek - Posted April 18, 2013
Rupert Murdoch is a survivor. No, not just in the sense that he turned 82 last month and, when by summer News Corp. splits in two, is expected to chair the board of two ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Names News Corp. Entertainment Spin-Off 21st Century Fox - Posted April 16, 2013
Rupert Murdoch has dubbed his soon-to-be-solo television and film company 21st Century Fox ahead of a split from News Corporation's newspaper and publishing holdings. The 82-year-old CEO announced the name change in a staff memo Tu... [FishbowlLA]

Fox News Parent Company to be called 21st Century Fox - Posted April 16, 2013
Fox News and Fox Business will soon be part of a new company called 21st Century Fox, company chairman Rupert Murdoch announced today. 21st Century Fox will be... [TVNewser]

Michael Wolff Says New York Post Will Die Before Rupert Murdoch - Posted April 15, 2013
Michael Wolff doesn't exactly believe in the New York Post's future. In a ... [Fishbowl NY]

Michael Wolff Says New York Post Will Die Before Rupert Murdoch - Posted April 15, 2013
Michael Wolff doesn't exactly believe in the New York Post's future. In a ... [FishbowlNY]

'The Bible' on Fox News Channel? - Posted April 11, 2013
The ratings-grabbing 10-hour miniseries "The Bible" -- which averaged 11.3 million viewers for each of its 5 installments last month on the History Channel -- could have aired on Fox News Channel. The LATimes' Joe Flint... [TVNewser]

FCC Rule Keeping Rupert Murdoch from Buying The Los Angeles Times - Posted March 25, 2013
Rupert Murdoch, according to at least one person, wants to buy The Los Angeles Times. A source ... [Fishbowl NY]

FCC Rule Keeping Rupert Murdoch from Buying The Los Angeles Times - Posted March 25, 2013
Rupert Murdoch, according to at least one person, wants to buy The Los Angeles Times. A source ... [FishbowlNY]

Report: Koch Brothers Circling Tribune Co. Assets - Posted March 12, 2013
Ha ha. Hillel Aron, ably working the LA Times transition-phase beat for LA Weekly, warns that today's reported rumbli... [FishbowlLA]

Rupert Murdoch: CNN Has 'Sharpened Up' Since Zucker - Posted March 8, 2013
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch sits down with "WSJ Live" to talk about the state of media. Along the way, cable news comes up in the conversation. When asked about Fox News Channel's ratings dominance compared to its competition, Murdoch said that he was impressed by some of the recent goings-on... [TVNewser]

The Fragility of Roger Ailes and Rupert Murdoch's Friendship - Posted March 6, 2013
In an excerpt from Roger Ailes Off Camera, by Zev Chafets, Roger Ailes admits that his... [Fishbowl NY]

The Fragility of Roger Ailes and Rupert Murdoch's Friendship - Posted March 6, 2013
In an excerpt from Roger Ailes Off Camera, by Zev Chafets, Roger Ailes admits that his... [FishbowlNY]

Three Takeaways From Vanity Fair's Roger Ailes Excerpt - Posted March 6, 2013
Vanity Fair has an excerpt from the upcoming authorized biography of Roger Ailes by Zev Chafets... [TVNewser]

Five Takeaways from LA Weekly's Fabulous LA Times Feature - Posted March 1, 2013
Timing is everything. Just a few days before this week's LA Weekly article "Who Will Buy the LA Times?" by ... [FishbowlLA]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Gay Marriage Support | Groupon Earnings - Posted February 28, 2013
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email.   Facebook Backs Same-Sex Marriage in Supreme Court Filing... [SocialTimes.com]

Jennifer Lawrence Can't Wait to Meet Al Roker - Posted February 24, 2013
On CNN's Oscar red carpet special, Piers Morgan has been asking his guests who they're most excited to see. Jack Nicholson, ... [FishbowlLA]

Let's Guess Who is Buying Time Inc. - Posted February 13, 2013
Alright people, the rumor of the day is that Time Warner is currently in talks with a "serious buyer" who will purchase Time Inc., yet allow Time Warner to retain at least three magazines, including Tim... [Fishbowl NY]

Let's Guess Who is Buying Time Inc. - Posted February 13, 2013
Alright people, the rumor of the day is that Time Warner is currently in talks with a "serious buyer" who will purchase Time Inc., yet allow Time Warner to retain at least three magazines, including Tim... [FishbowlNY]

WSJ Launches 'NYIndex' to List Powerful New Yorkers - Posted February 11, 2013
The Wall Street Journal has just launched "NYIndex," a list "Encompassing power players in all of the city's major sectors, from finance to fashion, education to entertainment." This is sort of weir... [Fishbowl NY]

WSJ Launches 'NYIndex' to List Powerful New Yorkers - Posted February 11, 2013
The Wall Street Journal has just launched "NYIndex," a list "Encompassing power players in all of the city's major sectors, from finance to fashion, education to entertainment." This is sort of weir... [FishbowlNY]

7 Tips for Responding to Negative Social Media Feedback - Posted January 30, 2013
Social media can be a boon and a bane to companies and consumers alike. It's undoubtedly true that brands and consumers can have a constructive dialogue on Twitter and Facebook. Case in point: A WSJ subscriber misses an issue and ... [10,000 Words]

7 Tips for Responding to Negative Social Media Feedback - Posted January 30, 2013
Social media can be a boon and a bane to companies and consumers alike. It's undoubtedly true that brands and consumers can have a constructive dialogue on Twitter and Facebook. Case in point: A WSJ subscriber misses an issue and ... [Fishbowl NY]

7 Tips for Responding to Negative Social Media Feedback - Posted January 30, 2013
Social media can be a boon and a bane to companies and consumers alike. It's undoubtedly true that brands and consumers can have a constructive dialogue on Twitter and Facebook. Case in point: A WSJ subscriber misses an issue and ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Throws Support Behind Piers Morgan - Posted January 27, 2013
It is well-known that before heading stateside, CNN host Piers Morgan made his name across the pond as the editor of London tabloid News of the World. The man that hired him there was an Australian media mogul named Rupert Murdoch. Morgan was recently in the news due to ... [TVNewser]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted January 18, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. 1. NRA President Attacks The Journal News, Gawker, for Publishing Gun Owners' Information, January 10 2. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted January 18, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. 1. NRA President Attacks The Journal News, Gawker, for Publishing Gun Owners' Information, January 10 2. ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch is Puzzled by Woman's Fall, Assumes She's Poor and Abusing Welfare - Posted January 16, 2013
The other day, Ulanda Williams, a 32-year-old social worker, fell through an Upper East Side sidewalk while waiting for a bus. The Queens resident told the New York Post that doctors claimed her size (she stands 6'5" and weighs 400 pounds) was the only thing that kept her from suffering more... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch is Puzzled by Woman's Fall, Assumes She's Poor and Abusing Welfare - Posted January 16, 2013
The other day, Ulanda Williams, a 32-year-old social worker, fell through an Upper East Side sidewalk while waiting for a bus. The Queens resident told the New York Post that doctors claimed her size (she stands 6'5" and weighs 400 pounds) was the only thing that kept her from suffering more... [FishbowlNY]

Highlights from David Carr's Reddit AMA - Posted January 14, 2013
David Carr from The New York Times participated in a ... [Fishbowl NY]

Highlights from David Carr's Reddit AMA - Posted January 14, 2013
David Carr from The New York Times participated in a ... [FishbowlNY]

Al Gore, Current TV's 'Closer' - Posted January 4, 2013
The New York Times' Brian Stelter has the definitive tick-tock on how Current TV managed to become so big ($100 million in annual ... [TVNewser]

Out of Bankruptcy, Tribune Company Plans to Sell Pretty Much Everything - Posted December 31, 2012
Anyone want to buy a newspaper? How about a TV station? Or maybe you're more of a web fan, in which case careerbuilder.com might interest you. Either way, if you're a media mogul with deep pockets, The Tribune Company has something for you. The company has just emerged from bankruptcy with a... [Fishbowl NY]

Out of Bankruptcy, Tribune Company Plans to Sell Pretty Much Everything - Posted December 31, 2012
Anyone want to buy a newspaper? How about a TV station? Or maybe you're more of a web fan, in which case careerbuilder.com might interest you. Either way, if you're a media mogul with deep pockets, The Tribune Company has something for you. The company has just emerged from bankruptcy with a... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Calls for Gun Control, While Fox News is Told to Stay Silent - Posted December 18, 2012
By now you know that Rupert Murdoch took to Twitter to plead for stricter gun control laws in the wake of the Newtown tragedy. The head of News Corp. asked in a tweet, "when will politici... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Calls for Gun Control, While Fox News is Told to Stay Silent - Posted December 18, 2012
By now you know that Rupert Murdoch took to Twitter to plead for stricter gun control laws in the wake of the Newtown tragedy. The head of News Corp. asked in a tweet, "when will politici... [FishbowlNY]

Jane Fonda: 'Newsroom' Character 'Rupert Murdoch that's been marinated in a little Ted Turner' - Posted December 10, 2012
Actress Jane Fonda is a guest on tomorrow's edition of "Katie," and among other things she talks to Katie Couric about her character on the HBO series "The Newsroom." Fonda plays Leona Lansing, the CEO of Atlantis World Media, the parent company of Atlantis Cable News. Fonda, of course, was once... [TVNewser]

News Corp. Splits Into Two: Fox News Now Part Of 'Fox Group' - Posted December 3, 2012
News Corp. has formally split itself into two. The company's newspaper and publishing businesses will become their own company, retaining the News Corp. name. Dow Jones editor in chief Robert Thomson will become CEO of th... [TVNewser]

News Corporation Closes The Daily - Posted December 3, 2012
News Corporation has closed The Daily, its app-based news magazine. Founding editor-in-chief Jesse Angelo has been named publisher of The New Y... [AppNewser]

With The Daily Done Like Digital Dinner, Nikki Finke Reminds That Was Never Her* - Posted December 3, 2012
It was not exactly the snazziest 22 months of former Page Six scoop-meister Richard Johnson's career. And with today's announcement that News Corp's iPad endeavor The Daily will officially fade to touch-screen black December 15, his tenure as west coast bureau chief is set to end with a whimper. ... [GalleyCat]

The Afternoon Ticker: Leveson, Behar, Damon - Posted November 29, 2012
The Leveson Report, which focuses on the British press in the wake of the phone hacking scandal, has been released. News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch and CNN host Piers Morgan are among those mentioned. The Gu... [TVNewser]

Andy Coulson and Rebekah Brooks Face New Charges of Bribery - Posted November 20, 2012
Andy Coulson and Rebekah Brooks, two top aides to Rupert Murdoch that are already in deep with the phone hacking scandal, are now being charged... [Fishbowl NY]

Andy Coulson and Rebekah Brooks Face New Charges of Bribery - Posted November 20, 2012
Andy Coulson and Rebekah Brooks, two top aides to Rupert Murdoch that are already in deep with the phone hacking scandal, are now being charged... [FishbowlNY]

Around the Fishbowl - Posted November 19, 2012
In this feature, we take a swim around the Fishbowl and see what our mediabistro colleagues are up to and highlight the items that jump out at us. ... [FishbowlDC]

Around the Fishbowl - Posted November 19, 2012
In this feature, we take a swim around the Fishbowl and see what our mediabistro colleagues are up to and highlight the items that jump out at us. ... [PRNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Sort of Apologizes for "Jewish Owned" Tweet - Posted November 19, 2012
Rupert Murdoch sure knows how to capture idiocy in 140 characters. Over the weekend Murdoch tweeted this: That, of course, brought an onslaught of criticism. Murdoch then decide... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Sort of Apologizes for "Jewish Owned" Tweet - Posted November 19, 2012
Rupert Murdoch sure knows how to capture idiocy in 140 characters. Over the weekend Murdoch tweeted this: That, of course, brought an onslaught of criticism. Murdoch then decide... [FishbowlNY]

British Teen Is The Mastermind Behind Top Selling News App - Posted November 12, 2012
Seventeen year-old Nick D'Aloisio is the brains behind a new iOS app for reading news called Summly, a tool that summarizes top headlines for quick reading. The free app lets readers brows... [AppNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Makes a Good Point - Posted November 8, 2012
Maybe Rupert Murdoch is jealous about all the press ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Makes a Good Point - Posted November 8, 2012
Maybe Rupert Murdoch is jealous about all the press ... [FishbowlNY]

Media Companies Make Big Donations For 'Sandy' Charities - Posted November 1, 2012
A number of major media companies, including the owners of ABC News and Fox News Channel, are making sizable donations to charities to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy. News Corp., which owns Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, donated $1 million to charity, half of it for help in NYC,... [Fishbowl NY]

Media Companies Make Big Donations For 'Sandy' Charities - Posted November 1, 2012
A number of major media companies, including the owners of ABC News and Fox News Channel, are making sizable donations to charities to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy. News Corp., which owns Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, donated $1 million to charity, half of it for help in NYC,... [FishbowlNY]

Media Companies Make Big Donations For 'Sandy' Charities - Posted November 1, 2012
A number of major media companies, including the owners of ABC News and Fox News Channel, are making sizable donations to charities to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy. News Corp., which owns Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, donated $1 million to charity, half of it for help in NYC,... [TVNewser]

Media Companies Donate to Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts - Posted November 1, 2012
Repeat after us: Giant companies aren't always bad. Especially when they use some of their overflowing money stash's for the greater good. News Corporation, Viacom, The Walt Disney Company and NBC Universal are doing their part, as they've all pledged donations ... [Fishbowl NY]

Media Companies Donate to Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts - Posted November 1, 2012
Repeat after us: Giant companies aren't always bad. Especially when they use some of their overflowing money stash's for the greater good. News Corporation, Viacom, The Walt Disney Company and NBC Universal are doing their part, as they've all pledged donations ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Provides Customer Service Via Twitter - Posted October 24, 2012
We like to poke fun at Rupert Murdoch and how he handles Twitter, but let the record show that he used the social network for something good today. Edward Barr, a Wall Street Journal subscriber, tweeted to Murdoch that ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Provides Customer Service Via Twitter - Posted October 24, 2012
We like to poke fun at Rupert Murdoch and how he handles Twitter, but let the record show that he used the social network for something good today. Edward Barr, a Wall Street Journal subscriber, tweeted to Murdoch that ... [FishbowlNY]

Conrad Black Calls Rupert Murdoch a 'Psychopath' and Compares Him to Stalin - Posted October 23, 2012
Former newspaper big shot Conrad Black does not think highly of Rupert Murdoch. You wouldn't think Blac... [Fishbowl NY]

Conrad Black Calls Rupert Murdoch a 'Psychopath' and Compares Him to Stalin - Posted October 23, 2012
Former newspaper big shot Conrad Black does not think highly of Rupert Murdoch. You wouldn't think Blac... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Wolff Tackles Ailes Contract - Posted October 23, 2012
In The Guardian, journalist Michael Wolff (who you may recall wrote an authorized biography of Rupert Murdoch back in 2010) tackles ... [TVNewser]

Report: Rupert Murdoch Interested in the LA Times - Posted October 19, 2012
A day after KPBS relayed Doug Manchester's possible interest in acquiring the LA... [FishbowlLA]

Report: Rupert Murdoch Interested in the LA Times - Posted October 19, 2012
A day after KPBS relayed Doug Manchester's possible interest in acquiring the LA... [GalleyCat]

Rupert Murdoch Calls Phone Hacking Victims 'Scumbags' - Posted October 15, 2012
Rupert Murdoch, Twitter user extraordinaire, has fired off a doozy of a tweet. As you... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Calls Phone Hacking Victims 'Scumbags' - Posted October 15, 2012
Rupert Murdoch, Twitter user extraordinaire, has fired off a doozy of a tweet. As you... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Wolff Tackles CNN's CEO Search - Posted October 15, 2012
[caption id="attachment_150245" align="alignright" width="222"] Gary Ginsberg[/caption] Michael Wolff takes to USA Today to write about CNN's search for a new CEO. He trots out a n... [TVNewser]

FT: James Murdoch Eyes Oversight Of News Corp.'s U.S. TV Businesses - Posted September 21, 2012
According to the Financial Times, Rupert Murdoch's son James Murdoch is ... [TVNewser]

Forbes Lists 400 Richest (White) People in America - Posted September 19, 2012
The economy is still in the crapper, so why don't we celebrate that by looking at Forbes' list of the 400 richest people in the nation? As usual, pretty much everyone on the list is white. If that surprises you, please read the following very carefully: ... [Fishbowl NY]

Forbes Lists 400 Richest (White) People in America - Posted September 19, 2012
The economy is still in the crapper, so why don't we celebrate that by looking at Forbes' list of the 400 richest people in the nation? As usual, pretty much everyone on the list is white. If that surprises you, please read the following very carefully: ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Takes Pay Cut, Still Rakes in $30 Million So He's Probably Fine With It - Posted September 5, 2012
The aftermath of the phone hacking scandal will be playing out in courts for years, but the now that News Corp. has announced its compensation packages for its 2012 fiscal year, we're seeing how that situation financially impacted the company's top dogs. Bottom line? Their walle... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Takes Pay Cut, Still Rakes in $30 Million So He's Probably Fine With It - Posted September 5, 2012
The aftermath of the phone hacking scandal will be playing out in courts for years, but the now that News Corp. has announced its compensation packages for its 2012 fiscal year, we're seeing how that situation financially impacted the company's top dogs. Bottom line? Their walle... [FishbowlNY]

More Bad News for Prince Harry - Posted August 29, 2012
Prince Harry has a bit of a PR problem--and it doesn't look like it will get any better any time soon. In addition to the now-famous nude photos, "British PR guru" Max Clifford ... [PRNewser]

News Corp. Either Loves Obama or Really Hates Romney - Posted August 23, 2012
FishbowlNY has known for awhile now that Rupert Murdoch is no Mitt Romney f... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Either Loves Obama or Really Hates Romney - Posted August 23, 2012
FishbowlNY has known for awhile now that Rupert Murdoch is no Mitt Romney f... [FishbowlNY]

These Are The Politicians Big Media PACs Donate Campaign Funds To - Posted August 20, 2012
Media companies are some of the most active companies in the country when it comes to lobbying politicians. A big part of lobbying is donating money to political campaigns. With the DNC and RNC right around the corner, I thought it would be a good time to look and see which... [TVNewser]

Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson to Be Charged for Phone Hacking - Posted July 24, 2012
In the most significant charges in the long saga that is the News International phone hacking scandal, Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson and six others are being accused of "conspiracy unlawfully to intercept communications." ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson to Be Charged for Phone Hacking - Posted July 24, 2012
In the most significant charges in the long saga that is the News International phone hacking scandal, Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson and six others are being accused of "conspiracy unlawfully to intercept communications." ... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door: Rupert Murdoch, NBC Universal News Group, Jeff Daniels on 'CBS This Morning', and More - Posted July 23, 2012
Rupert Murdoch (pictured at left) has resigned from a number of News Corp. boards, including his post as director of ... [PRNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Resigns from Several Boards - Posted July 23, 2012
Rupert Murdoch has resigned from several British company boards, including the NI Group, the Times Newspaper Holdings, and Newscorp Investments. A News Corp. spokesperson said t... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Resigns from Several Boards - Posted July 23, 2012
Rupert Murdoch has resigned from several British company boards, including the NI Group, the Times Newspaper Holdings, and Newscorp Investments. A News Corp. spokesperson said t... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Isn't a Mitt Romney Fan - Posted July 6, 2012
It's probably safe to safe to say that Rupert Murdoch will never invite Mitt Romney to enjoy the Slip N Slide in his backyard. Murdoch doesn't like Romney, and -- according to The New York Times -- it all started back in 2007, when Rom... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Isn't a Mitt Romney Fan - Posted July 6, 2012
It's probably safe to safe to say that Rupert Murdoch will never invite Mitt Romney to enjoy the Slip N Slide in his backyard. Murdoch doesn't like Romney, and -- according to The New York Times -- it all started back in 2007, when Rom... [FishbowlNY]

World's Work And Other Names Once Considered for The Wall Street Journal - Posted July 5, 2012
The New York Times points out that although ... [Fishbowl NY]

World's Work And Other Names Once Considered for The Wall Street Journal - Posted July 5, 2012
The New York Times points out that although ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Weighs in on Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise - Posted July 2, 2012
Oh, the irony.... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Weighs in on Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise - Posted July 2, 2012
Oh, the irony.... [FishbowlNY]

Marty Rathbun: The Go-to Guy for Cruise-Holmes Scientology Elucidation - Posted July 2, 2012
This morning, there are already two new interviews with high-profile ex-Scientologist Marty Rathbun about the Cruise-Holmes divorce. ... [FishbowlLA]

Marty Rathbun: The Go-to Guy for Cruise-Holmes Scientology Elucidation - Posted July 2, 2012
This morning, there are already two new interviews with high-profile ex-Scientologist Marty Rathbun about the Cruise-Holmes divorce. ... [GalleyCat]

FishbowlDC Interview With Mojo's Adam Weinstein - Posted June 29, 2012
Say hello to Mother Jones' National Security Correspondent ... [PRNewser]

FishbowlDC Interview With Mojo's Adam Weinstein - Posted June 29, 2012
Say hello to Mother Jones' National Security Correspondent ... [FishbowlDC]

Rupert Murdoch Talks News Corp. Split On Fox News, Fox Business, CNBC and Bloomberg TV - Posted June 28, 2012
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch made it official today: the company he oversees will be split in two, with the newspapers and publishing business in one company, and the TV, film and entertainment outfits in another company. He gave the first interview to Fox News and Fox Business anchor Neil Cavuto, around... [TVNewser]

News Corp. Approves Split, Rupert Murdoch CEO of Entertainment Side - Posted June 28, 2012
News Corporation's board has unanimously agreed to split the company into two entities. As suspected, The Wall Street Journal confirms that the News Corp.'s publishing bra... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Approves Split, Rupert Murdoch CEO of Entertainment Side - Posted June 28, 2012
News Corporation's board has unanimously agreed to split the company into two entities. As suspected, The Wall Street Journal confirms that the News Corp.'s publishing bra... [FishbowlNY]

Neil Cavuto to Interview Rupert Murdoch Tomorrow - Posted June 27, 2012
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch will be interviewed by Neil Cavuto tomorrow. Murdoch is reportedly moving toward ... [Fishbowl NY]

Neil Cavuto to Interview Rupert Murdoch Tomorrow - Posted June 27, 2012
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch will be interviewed by Neil Cavuto tomorrow. Murdoch is reportedly moving toward ... [FishbowlNY]

Neil Cavuto to Interview Rupert Murdoch Tomorrow - Posted June 27, 2012
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch will be interviewed by Neil Cavuto tomorrow. Murdoch is reportedly moving toward ... [TVNewser]

News Corp. May Spin-Off Publishing & Newspaper Business - Posted June 26, 2012
The Wall Street Journal reported today that News Corp chairman Rupert Murdoch is considering splitting his publishing and newspaper business off from his entertainment business. The po... [GalleyCat]

News Corp. Considers Splitting in Two - Posted June 26, 2012
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that News Corporation is considering splitting into two separate companies -- one for its publishing companies and one for its enterta... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Considers Splitting in Two - Posted June 26, 2012
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that News Corporation is considering splitting into two separate companies -- one for its publishing companies and one for its enterta... [FishbowlNY]

WSJ: News Corp. Wants To Split Company In Two - Posted June 26, 2012
The Wall Street Journal (which, we should note is owned by News Corp.) reports that News Corp. is considering splitting itself in two. All of the company's publishing assets, including its new... [TVNewser]

LAT Pulitzer Prize Winner Readying Hybrid Latino Database - Posted June 25, 2012
When journalist-turned-marketing-executive Robert Montemayor was first referred by a friend to the dean of Rutgers' School of Communication and Information to discuss a possible teaching position, he quickly realized that Jorge Reina Schement was once on his LA Times list of ... [FishbowlLA]

Son of THR Founder Shares Some Memories - Posted May 21, 2012
If and when that Lifetime movie being developed by Johnny Depp's company about William R. Wilkerson, founder of The Hollywood Reporter, comes to fruition, a whole new generation will be introduced to Tinseltown's original trade reporter. For now, Wilkerson's pioneering publishing work stands as something of a f... [FishbowlLA]

Tom Cruise Says His Phone Might Have Been Hacked, Vows Revenge - Posted May 17, 2012
The Daily Mail is reporting that in an interview with Playboy, Tom Cruise says that his voicemails might have ... [Fishbowl NY]

Tom Cruise Says His Phone Might Have Been Hacked, Vows Revenge - Posted May 17, 2012
The Daily Mail is reporting that in an interview with Playboy, Tom Cruise says that his voicemails might have ... [FishbowlNY]

Conan O'Brien Has Oprah and Rupert Murdoch Jokes - Posted May 17, 2012
During TBS' upfronts, the network's beacon of hope -- Conan O'Brien -- took a couple shots at media heavyweights Oprah... [Fishbowl NY]

Conan O'Brien Has Oprah and Rupert Murdoch Jokes - Posted May 17, 2012
During TBS' upfronts, the network's beacon of hope -- Conan O'Brien -- took a couple shots at media heavyweights Oprah... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Has Twitter Down Pat - Posted May 7, 2012
Rupert Murdoch had some good times on Twitter recently. He tweeted the above on Saturday, which, coming from him, is sort of ironic... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Has Twitter Down Pat - Posted May 7, 2012
Rupert Murdoch had some good times on Twitter recently. He tweeted the above on Saturday, which, coming from him, is sort of ironic... [FishbowlNY]

Bill Keller: Fox News 'Murdoch's Most Toxic Legacy' - Posted May 7, 2012
Former New York Times editor Bill Keller has written an op-ed col... [TVNewser]

'SNL' Skewers 'Fox & Friends' In Cold Open - Posted May 6, 2012
The cold open to last night's "Saturday Night Live" took aim at Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends" and hosts Steve Doocy, Brian Kilmeade and Gretchen Carlson. Their targets included President Obama, hologram Tupac, and more President Ob... [TVNewser]

Murdoch, BSkyB Deny 'Unfit' Report Findings - Posted May 2, 2012
Following what The New York Times calls a "damning report" from a parliamentary committee that concludes ... [PRNewser]

Mort Zuckerman is Happy with Colin Myler - Posted May 1, 2012
Among the many damning quotes featured in the British panel's report on Rupert Murdoch and News International, there was the revelation that ... [Fishbowl NY]

Mort Zuckerman is Happy with Colin Myler - Posted May 1, 2012
Among the many damning quotes featured in the British panel's report on Rupert Murdoch and News International, there was the revelation that ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Addresses the Troops - Posted May 1, 2012
After this morning's brutal report from the British panel, you had to figure Rupert Mu... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Addresses the Troops - Posted May 1, 2012
After this morning's brutal report from the British panel, you had to figure Rupert Mu... [FishbowlNY]

How News Nets Reported Rupert Murdoch 'Not a Fit Person' to Lead News Corp. - Posted May 1, 2012
All the cable news networks, including those run by News Corp., reported this morning's findings from the British parliament, that company CEO and chairman Rupert Murdoch is "not a fit person" to run the corporation. The BBC reports that the culture committee of parliament, "has concluded that Mr. Murdoch exhibited 'wilful... [TVNewser]

UK Panel: Rupert Murdoch is 'Not Fit' to Run Media Empire - Posted May 1, 2012
The months of phone hacking investigations have concluded, and the result is this: Rupert Murdoch has done a lot of bad things. And that's just us being nice. The report gathered by the B... [Fishbowl NY]

UK Panel: Rupert Murdoch is 'Not Fit' to Run Media Empire - Posted May 1, 2012
The months of phone hacking investigations have concluded, and the result is this: Rupert Murdoch has done a lot of bad things. And that's just us being nice. The report gathered by the B... [FishbowlNY]

HuffPo Responds to Rupert Murdoch's Criticisms - Posted April 27, 2012
Politico reports that, at least for now, The Huffington Post is winning its feud with ... [Fishbowl NY]

HuffPo Responds to Rupert Murdoch's Criticisms - Posted April 27, 2012
Politico reports that, at least for now, The Huffington Post is winning its feud with ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Apologizes for Scandal, Blames Daily News EIC Colin Myler - Posted April 26, 2012
Rupert Murdoch, during another round of testimony before Parliament, apologized for the phone hacking scandal in one of the best ways to apologize that we've ever come across. Murdoch, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Apologizes for Scandal, Blames Daily News EIC Colin Myler - Posted April 26, 2012
Rupert Murdoch, during another round of testimony before Parliament, apologized for the phone hacking scandal in one of the best ways to apologize that we've ever come across. Murdoch, ... [FishbowlNY]

Harold Evans Replies to Rupert Murdoch's Statements - Posted April 25, 2012
The feud between Harold Evans, former editor of London's The Times and Sunday Times, and Rupert Mu... [Fishbowl NY]

Harold Evans Replies to Rupert Murdoch's Statements - Posted April 25, 2012
The feud between Harold Evans, former editor of London's The Times and Sunday Times, and Rupert Mu... [FishbowlNY]

James Murdoch Testifies Again in Hacking Scandal; Rupert Murdoch To Testify Tomorrow - Posted April 24, 2012
U.S. TV networks are taking an interest into an ongoing media investigation in the U.K. as James Murdoch testified once again this morning over the phone hacking scandal involving News Corp. properties. While C-SPAN2 carried the testimony live, the story has also been reported on Bloomberg, CNBC, CNN, MSNBC and the... [TVNewser]

Latest Phone-Hacking Litigation Has Hollywood Connection - Posted April 11, 2012
UK attorney Mark Lewis, a thorn in the side of Rupert Murdoch when it comes to the very messy ongoing busi... [FishbowlLA]

The Guardian Lost $50 Million Last Year - Posted April 10, 2012
The Guardian is widely respected for breaking such huge stories as the News International phone hacking scandal, but ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Guardian Lost $50 Million Last Year - Posted April 10, 2012
The Guardian is widely respected for breaking such huge stories as the News International phone hacking scandal, but ... [FishbowlNY]

James Murdoch Resigns from BSkyB, Has Now Stepped Down from 7 Positions - Posted April 3, 2012
James Murdoch can't quit quitting. Just last week he stepped down from his sixth executive p... [Fishbowl NY]

James Murdoch Resigns from BSkyB, Has Now Stepped Down from 7 Positions - Posted April 3, 2012
James Murdoch can't quit quitting. Just last week he stepped down from his sixth executive p... [FishbowlNY]

Analyzing Rupert Murdoch's Revenge Tweets - Posted March 30, 2012
The Rupert Murdoch Twitter Experience continues. He has bored us, he has surprised us, and now -- like any Twitter veteran does at least once -- he has vowed revenge agai... [Fishbowl NY]

Analyzing Rupert Murdoch's Revenge Tweets - Posted March 30, 2012
The Rupert Murdoch Twitter Experience continues. He has bored us, he has surprised us, and now -- like any Twitter veteran does at least once -- he has vowed revenge agai... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker (CNN Edition): Gupta, Blitzer, Phillips - Posted March 26, 2012
Dr. Sanjay Gupta will begin recording daily features about medical issues through Cumulus Media Networks. Starting in May, Cumulus will offer four daily features exploring topics relating to health and wellness. Two features are designed for news/talk stations with two features geared to a younger audience on music and entertainment stations. Three... [TVNewser]

Jill Abramson Discusses The New York Times - Posted March 13, 2012
Yesterday, before heading off to catch what was probably the whitest Jay-Z concert ever, Jill Abramson spoke to people at South by Southwest about the future of The ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jill Abramson Discusses The New York Times - Posted March 13, 2012
Yesterday, before heading off to catch what was probably the whitest Jay-Z concert ever, Jill Abramson spoke to people at South by Southwest about the future of The ... [FishbowlNY]

5 Things Rupert Murdoch Will Not Discuss at His Birthday Party - Posted March 9, 2012
Rupert Murdoch turns 81-years-old on Sunday. If you're lucky enough to be in attendance at his birthday party, FishbowlNY has collected five items that Murdoch will definitely not... [Fishbowl NY]

5 Things Rupert Murdoch Will Not Discuss at His Birthday Party - Posted March 9, 2012
Rupert Murdoch turns 81-years-old on Sunday. If you're lucky enough to be in attendance at his birthday party, FishbowlNY has collected five items that Murdoch will definitely not... [FishbowlNY]

James Murdoch Steps Down as News International Chief - Posted February 29, 2012
News Corporation executive James Murdoch has relinquished his post as executive chairman of News International, the unit that is at the center of the still expanding hacking scandal in the UK. Murdoch--the son of News Corp. CEO ... [TVNewser]

James Murdoch Steps Down from News International - Posted February 29, 2012
The fallout from the phone hacking scandal finally claimed James Murdoch. We had been wondering for months when it would happen, and now that day is here: ... [Fishbowl NY]

James Murdoch Steps Down from News International - Posted February 29, 2012
The fallout from the phone hacking scandal finally claimed James Murdoch. We had been wondering for months when it would happen, and now that day is here: ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch-Backed Paper Huge Success According to Rupert Murdoch - Posted February 27, 2012
(Via BBC) For over 40 years, The Sun, the leading tabloid in London that is own... [FishbowlLA]

FNC's 'War Stories' a Tribute to Marie Colvin - Posted February 26, 2012
Tonight Fox News presents a 2004 edition of "War Stories with Oliver North" as a special tribute to journalist Marie Colvin, who ... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Tweets His Way to The Top - Posted February 10, 2012
Well, we were wrong. We thought that Rupert Murdoch was a boring Twitter ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Tweets His Way to The Top - Posted February 10, 2012
Well, we were wrong. We thought that Rupert Murdoch was a boring Twitter ... [FishbowlNY]

Former NYC Education Comms Director Joins News Corp - Posted January 31, 2012
Just one day after it was announced that News Corp's SVP of public affairs and communications, ... [PRNewser]

Director of Communication for NYC's Dept. of Education Joins News Corp. - Posted January 31, 2012
News Corp. has named Natalie Ravitz as Chief of Staff to Rupert Murdoch. Ravitz has been Director of Communications for the city's Department of Education since the summer of 2010. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Director of Communication for NYC's Dept. of Education Joins News Corp. - Posted January 31, 2012
News Corp. has named Natalie Ravitz as Chief of Staff to Rupert Murdoch. Ravitz has been Director of Communications for the city's Department of Education since the summer of 2010. ... [FishbowlNY]

Chase Carey is a Busy Cowboy - Posted January 23, 2012
(Via Businessweek) It's been well documented that Chase Carey, the right hand man to ... [Fishbowl NY]

Chase Carey is a Busy Cowboy - Posted January 23, 2012
(Via Businessweek) It's been well documented that Chase Carey, the right hand man to ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch, Golden Globes Good Sport - Posted January 19, 2012
Throughout the 69th Annual Golden Globes telecast this past Sunday, there were frequent audience shots showing Rupert Murdoch seated at one of the tables, next to his wife ... [FishbowlLA]

Piers Morgan's Twitter Favorites: Rupert Murdoch and Keith Olbermann - Posted January 16, 2012
CNN's Piers Morgan has become a Twitter convert. "It really is addicting isn't it?" he said over lunch late last week. While Morgan certainly know how to dish it out, he says he has a particular taste in who he follows. Among his favorites:... [TVNewser]

Now News Corp Wants a Piece of the Dodgers - Posted January 13, 2012
Is there anyone left on the planet who doesn't have their eyes on the Dodgers? Mark Cuban tried, but the price was too high. Magic Johnson, Joe Torre, Rick Caruso and ... [FishbowlLA]

Rupert Murdoch Gets Brutally Honest About Myspace - Posted January 13, 2012
Yeah, that pretty much sums it up.... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Gets Brutally Honest About Myspace - Posted January 13, 2012
Yeah, that pretty much sums it up.... [FishbowlNY]

Bret Baier Grabs Rick Santorum After Sky Live Shot - Posted January 10, 2012
This will make Rupert Murdoch proud. Outside St. Anselm College in Manchester this morning Bret Baier was doing a live shot for Fox Business. Standing next to him was Rick Santorum -- the former FNC contributor now running for president -- doin... [TVNewser]

Media Moguls Don't Want to Tweet with Rupert Murdoch - Posted January 9, 2012
When Rupert Murdoch joined Twitter, there was a lot of talk about what he was going to say. Then, when he started tweeting, we all found ... [Fishbowl NY]

Media Moguls Don't Want to Tweet with Rupert Murdoch - Posted January 9, 2012
When Rupert Murdoch joined Twitter, there was a lot of talk about what he was going to say. Then, when he started tweeting, we all found ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch, Roger Ailes and 'A Devil's Bargain' - Posted January 6, 2012
[caption id="attachment_105529" align="alignright" width="319" caption="Roger Ailes and James Murdoch, along with Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer (March 2010)."][/caption] In the January ... [TVNewser]

On Caucus Morning, Former FNC Analyst Rick Santorum Watched CNN & Got Advice from Rupert Murdoch - Posted January 5, 2012
On "John King, USA," last night Iowa Caucus runner-up Rick Santorum said he and his wife were watching CNN's Election coverage after his speech - ea... [TVNewser]

News Corp. Stock Hits 52-Week High - Posted January 5, 2012
It seems you just can't keep a company under intense scrutiny for invading people's privacy down. For News Corp., things have never been better, as stocks hit a 52-week high during the first trading session of 2012 on Tuesday. According ... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Stock Hits 52-Week High - Posted January 5, 2012
It seems you just can't keep a company under intense scrutiny for invading people's privacy down. For News Corp., things have never been better, as stocks hit a 52-week high during the first trading session of 2012 on Tuesday. According ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 5, 2012
Quotes of the Day From the Road "Hurriedly shove things in bags, go to next location, discover what fell out of the bags. Repeat. #travel" -- Slate's Dave Weigel. "The crowd at t... [FishbowlDC]

Rupert Murdoch, Russell Simmons and Martha Stewart Partied Together on NYE - Posted January 3, 2012
(Via The Daily Mail) Ever wondered what media bigwigs do for New Year's Eve? If you read this blog... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch, Russell Simmons and Martha Stewart Partied Together on NYE - Posted January 3, 2012
(Via The Daily Mail) Ever wondered what media bigwigs do for New Year's Eve? If you read this blog... [FishbowlNY]

Zoinks! Everyone Fooled by Fake @Wendy_Deng - Posted January 3, 2012
Looks like some people are still in a holiday-induced daze. An account that had been given the Twitter verified seal of approval as Wendy Deng, wife to News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch, has... [PRNewser]

Your New Year Wish Granted: Rupert Murdoch Signs Up For Twitter - Posted January 3, 2012
Rupert Murdoch is tweeting, possibly signalling his readiness to take over yet another medium. The 80-year-old media mogul has been sending dozens of tweets since signing up on New Year's Eve - and despite getting into a bit of hot water with his (fake) wife's account, he's still tweeting u... [AllTwitter]

Rupert Murdoch Tweets Just Like The Rest of Us - Posted January 3, 2012
As we're sure you've heard, Rupert Murdoch joined Twitter over the weekend (his wife's account is fake). Murdoch didn't waste any time and jumped right into the fray; tweeting away. And just like the rest of us, his Twitter feed is full of inane commentary that probably doesn't deserve to be... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Tweets Just Like The Rest of Us - Posted January 3, 2012
As we're sure you've heard, Rupert Murdoch joined Twitter over the weekend (his wife's account is fake). Murdoch didn't waste any time and jumped right into the fray; tweeting away. And just like the rest of us, his Twitter feed is full of inane commentary that probably doesn't deserve to be... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Tweets About News Corp., Politics - Posted January 2, 2012
So, you may have heard that News Corp. Chairman & CEO Rupert Murdoch is now on Twitter. Murdoch sent his first Tweet New Year's Eve and hasn't slowed since. He's Tweeted about the delightful Fox film "We Bought a Zoo;" he educated us all that Alexander Hamilton -- the guy on... [TVNewser]

James Murdoch Resigns From The Sun and Times Boards - Posted November 23, 2011
Here's an early morning surprise for you: James Murdoch has resigned from the boards of News Group Newspapers Limited -- the publisher of The Sun and former publisher of News of The World -- and Times Newspapers Limited, the publisher of The Times and ... [Fishbowl NY]

James Murdoch Resigns From The Sun and Times Boards - Posted November 23, 2011
Here's an early morning surprise for you: James Murdoch has resigned from the boards of News Group Newspapers Limited -- the publisher of The Sun and former publisher of News of The World -- and Times Newspapers Limited, the publisher of The Times and ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Sells $62 Million Worth of Shares - Posted November 21, 2011
Rupert Murdoch has sold off 3.6 million News Corporation A shares -- worth around $17 each -- for a total of $62 million. According to Reuters, the sale drops his A share stocks down to just 381,000, from about four million. Yes, that's quite the decline. But before you start to think... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Sells $62 Million Worth of Shares - Posted November 21, 2011
Rupert Murdoch has sold off 3.6 million News Corporation A shares -- worth around $17 each -- for a total of $62 million. According to Reuters, the sale drops his A share stocks down to just 381,000, from about four million. Yes, that's quite the decline. But before you start to think... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Sells $62 Million Worth of Shares - Posted November 21, 2011
Rupert Murdoch has sold off 3.6 million News Corporation A shares -- worth around $17 each -- for a total of $62 million. According to Reuters, the sale drops his A share stocks down to just 381,000, from about four million. Yes, that's quite the decline. But before you start to think... [FishbowlLA]

Ted Koppel, Al Gore Argue For Independent and Focused Media, Criticize Cable News in the Process - Posted November 21, 2011
In celebration of its 80th anniversary, Broadcasting & Cable magazine asked a number of high-profile TV executives and personalities to weigh in on the business. In addition CBS CEO Les Moonves, NFL commentator ... [TVNewser]

The Murdoch Children's 'Distaste' For Fox News - Posted November 7, 2011
In a wide-ranging article in New York magazine, Gabriel Sherman writes about Elisabeth Murdoch, the daughter of News Corp. CEO ... [TVNewser]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 28, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Martha Stewart's Daughter, Alexis, Gi... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 28, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Martha Stewart's Daughter, Alexis, Gi... [FishbowlNY]

James Murdoch Gets 'No Confidence' Vote - Posted October 25, 2011
The Murdochs kept their seats after the votes from News Corp.'s Friday shareholders meeting were tallied. ... [AgencySpy]

Steve Jobs to Rupert Murdoch: 'Fox Has Become an Incredibly Destructive Force in Our Society' - Posted October 25, 2011
(Via Simon & Schuster) Not to heap more praise on a man who already is getting way too much lo... [Fishbowl NY]

Steve Jobs to Rupert Murdoch: 'Fox Has Become an Incredibly Destructive Force in Our Society' - Posted October 25, 2011
(Via Simon & Schuster) Not to heap more praise on a man who already is getting way too much lo... [FishbowlNY]

Steve Jobs to Rupert Murdoch: 'You're blowing it with Fox News' - Posted October 25, 2011
The new biography about former Apple CEO Steve Jobs continues to deliver anecdote after anecdote. In the book author Walter Isaacson --a former chairman of CNN -- recounts the unusual friendship between Jobs and... [TVNewser]

Revolving Door: Questions about Ghadafi Coverage, the Murdochs, 'USA Today,' and More - Posted October 21, 2011
Traffic to newspaper websites is up 20 percent since last year. Page views an... [PRNewser]

Biz Newsers Cover News Corp. Shareholder Meeting - Posted October 21, 2011
News Corp. will be holding its annual general meeting of shareholders in Los Angeles today and the business news networks -- including the one owned by News Corp. -- will be covering it closely. FBN reporter Ashley Webster (right), is covering... [TVNewser]

Investor Pressure on Murdoch Isn't Going To Have Much Impact - Posted October 20, 2011
(Via The New York Times) There have been plenty of critics blasting Rupert Murdoch... [Fishbowl NY]

Investor Pressure on Murdoch Isn't Going To Have Much Impact - Posted October 20, 2011
(Via The New York Times) There have been plenty of critics blasting Rupert Murdoch... [FishbowlNY]

Incest Desk: Examiner in Bed with FNC - Posted October 18, 2011
This morning we present a very special "Incest Desk" to unveil the ongoing love affair between the Washington Examiner and Fox News. It's not only the Yeas & Nays gossip column that's guilty of having makeout sessions with FNC all over town, it's now the editorial page, which has an even deeper... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: Occupy Wall Street in the News, 'WSJ Europe' in Hot Water, and More - Posted October 13, 2011
[caption id="attachment_28703" align="alignleft" width="345" caption="Photo: Reuters"][/caption] Pew Research Center data shows that coverage of Occupy Wall Street has reached early Tea Party levels. ... [AgencySpy]

Revolving Door: Occupy Wall Street in the News, 'WSJ Europe' in Hot Water, and More - Posted October 13, 2011
[caption id="attachment_28703" align="alignleft" width="345" caption="Photo: Reuters"][/caption] Pew Research Center data shows that coverage of Occupy Wall Street has reached early Tea Party levels. ... [PRNewser]

Le Post | It Was All a Dream | Strong Soda - Posted October 10, 2011
FishbowlLA: The Huffington Post is going to launch a site in France called Le Huffington Post by the end of the year. The McDonaldization of news now wears a beret.... [Fishbowl NY]

Le Post | It Was All a Dream | Strong Soda - Posted October 10, 2011
FishbowlLA: The Huffington Post is going to launch a site in France called Le Huffington Post by the end of the year. The McDonaldization of news now wears a beret.... [FishbowlNY]

Piers Morgan on Recurring Dreams, Celebrity Feuds, and that Pesky Phone Hacking Thing - Posted October 10, 2011
There's a lot to the 4,900-word New York Magazine piece about CNN's Piers Morgan. There's the ... [TVNewser]

Fox News (Officially) Turns 15 - Posted October 7, 2011
After weeks of celebrating across the country, today Fox News Channel officially turns 15 years old. The cable network launched on October 7, 1996 and has spent the last 10 years as the top-rated cable news channel on television. As this clip that aired on "Fox & Friends" show... [TVNewser]

News Corp. Weighing a Yahoo Bid - Posted October 5, 2011
The New York Times reports today that News Corporation has emerged as one of several major players weighing bids to acquire Yahoo. The other companies being mentioned are Silver Lake Partners, Microsoft and Alibaba, a Chinese Internet venture... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Weighing a Yahoo Bid - Posted October 5, 2011
The New York Times reports today that News Corporation has emerged as one of several major players weighing bids to acquire Yahoo. The other companies being mentioned are Silver Lake Partners, Microsoft and Alibaba, a Chinese Internet venture... [FishbowlNY]

Media Execs Crack Forbes '400 Richest' List - Posted September 24, 2011
Forbes released its annual list of the 400 richest Americans, and a number of media power players made the cut. Finishing toward the top of the list: New York City Mayor and Bloomberg LP founder ... [TVNewser]

Phone Hacking Victims Plan to Sue News Corporation - Posted September 23, 2011
The swirling phone hacking scandal that has been mostly kept overseas is about to make a rough landing right in News Corp.'s back yard. According to Sky News, lawyers for the phone hacking victims are plann... [Fishbowl NY]

Phone Hacking Victims Plan to Sue News Corporation - Posted September 23, 2011
The swirling phone hacking scandal that has been mostly kept overseas is about to make a rough landing right in News Corp.'s back yard. According to Sky News, lawyers for the phone hacking victims are plann... [FishbowlNY]

Vanity Fair Releases its Annual New Establishment List - Posted September 1, 2011
Vanity Fair has an updated New Establishment list debuting in today's October issue, so we thought we'd share some of it with you. Once again, Mark Zuckerberg grabs the top spot in a gathering of 50 "buccaneering visionaries, engineering prodigies, and entrepreneu... [Fishbowl NY]

Vanity Fair Releases its Annual New Establishment List - Posted September 1, 2011
Vanity Fair has an updated New Establishment list debuting in today's October issue, so we thought we'd share some of it with you. Once again, Mark Zuckerberg grabs the top spot in a gathering of 50 "buccaneering visionaries, engineering prodigies, and entrepreneu... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door: Murdoch's Successor, 'Times' Testing, and a 'WaPo' Partnership - Posted August 12, 2011
Rupert Murdoch sat in on News Corp.'s earnings call the other day and, according ... [PRNewser]

Fox Business Network No Longer Losing Money - Posted August 11, 2011
Nearly four years since it launched, Fox Business Network is finally no longer bleeding cash. On his quarterly earnings call yesterday, News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch said that FBN was "cash break even." Of course, not ... [TVNewser]

Murdoch to Speak on News Corp. Earnings Call - Posted August 9, 2011
News this morning is that Rupert Murdoch will be making an appearance on the News Corp. earnings call today tomorrow, the first in abo... [PRNewser]

Rupert Murdoch to Participate in News Corp. Quarterly Call - Posted August 9, 2011
Well, this should be fun. Reuters is reporting that Rupert Murdoch is going to be participating in News Corporation's quarterly earnings call. Murdoch is going to field questions f... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch to Participate in News Corp. Quarterly Call - Posted August 9, 2011
Well, this should be fun. Reuters is reporting that Rupert Murdoch is going to be participating in News Corporation's quarterly earnings call. Murdoch is going to field questions f... [FishbowlNY]

'WSJ' Surveys to Assess the Damage - Posted August 1, 2011
After days and ... [PRNewser]

New Media Index: Tweeted Links Surge on U.K. Phone Hacking Scandal - Posted July 29, 2011
The News Corp. News of the World phone hacking scandal marked its ... [SocialTimes.com]

Vanity Fair Traces Rupert Murdoch's Rise & Fall in New eBook - Posted July 29, 2011
As the phone hacking scandal unravels at News Corps, Vanity Fair has a new eBook out that traces the history of CEO Rupert Murdoch's company. Rupert Murdoch, The Master Mogul of Fleet Street is a collection of 20 stories from the magazine edited together by e... [GalleyCat]

Vanity Fair Launches New E-Book on Rupert Murdoch - Posted July 29, 2011
Everything Rupert Murdoch is in vogue right now. Profiles in magazines, TV talking heads examining his health, Rupert Bobblehead Night - if you've got something about News Corp.... [Fishbowl NY]

Vanity Fair Launches New E-Book on Rupert Murdoch - Posted July 29, 2011
Everything Rupert Murdoch is in vogue right now. Profiles in magazines, TV talking heads examining his health, Rupert Bobblehead Night - if you've got something about News Corp.... [FishbowlNY]

Vanity Fair Launches New E-Book on Rupert Murdoch - Posted July 29, 2011
Everything Rupert Murdoch is in vogue right now. Profiles in magazines, TV talking heads examining his health, Rupert Bobblehead Night - if you've got something about News Corp.... [FishbowlLA]

MP Apologizes to Piers Morgan For Hacking Claim - Posted July 29, 2011
U.K. MP Louise Mensch has apologized to CNN anchor Piers Morgan over claims she made in parliament saying ... [TVNewser]

Bob Schieffer, Carl Bernstein and The Shopaholic Squadron - Posted July 27, 2011
It was a tasty mix of media mavens and fab fashionistas at Michael's today as the town car set dined and dished before jetting off to their summer cottages. While Rupert Murdoch was still topic A for plenty of regulars, talk of the stalemate ... [FishbowlLA]

Bob Schieffer, Carl Bernstein and The Shopaholic Squadron - Posted July 27, 2011
It was a tasty mix of media mavens and fab fashionistas at Michael's today as the town car set dined and dished before jetting off to their summer cottages. While Rupert Murdoch was still topic A for plenty of regulars, talk of the stalemate ... [Fishbowl NY]

Bob Schieffer, Carl Bernstein and The Shopaholic Squadron - Posted July 27, 2011
It was a tasty mix of media mavens and fab fashionistas at Michael's today as the town car set dined and dished before jetting off to their summer cottages. While Rupert Murdoch was still topic A for plenty of regulars, talk of the stalemate ... [FishbowlNY]

?Nick Davies Lands Deal for Book on Rupert Murdoch & Phone Hacking Scandal - Posted July 25, 2011
Guardian journalist ?Nick Davies has inked a book deal to write about Rupert Murdoch and the phone hacking scandal that rocked News Corp.. Entitled Hack Attack: How the Truth Caught up with the World's Most Powerful Man, publication is set for fall 2012. ... [GalleyCat]

PR, Marketing Leaders Also Top MediaGuardian List - Posted July 25, 2011
[caption id="attachment_24796" align="alignright" width="240" caption="Freud Communications' Matthew Freud is among those on the 'Guardian' media list."][/caption] The U.K.'s Guardian newspaper has published it's top 1... [PRNewser]

Are Wendi Deng and Rebekah Brooks Getting Unfair Media Treatment? - Posted July 21, 2011
While Rupert Murdoch has been ... [AgencySpy]

Two Former News International Employees Accuse James Murdoch of Lying - Posted July 21, 2011
This scandal just keeps getting bigger and bigger. The latest: According to Reuters, two former News International employees have accused James Murdoch... [FishbowlLA]

Ratings: Fox News Tops During Murdoch Hearings - Posted July 21, 2011
Tuesday morning all three of the general cable news channels carried live and uninterrupted testimony of the Parliamentary hearings involving News Corp. and its CEO, Rupert Murdoch. From a little after 9:30 AM ET til just after 12:30... [TVNewser]

Melania Trump, Charles Grodin and Princess Di's Wedding Designer - Posted July 20, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE The oppressive heat didn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. The joint was jumping with media mavens of every stripe, including one editor who is clearly having a moment (David Zinczenko), high-profile publish... [Fishbowl NY]

Melania Trump, Charles Grodin and Princess Di's Wedding Designer - Posted July 20, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE The oppressive heat didn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. The joint was jumping with media mavens of every stripe, including one editor who is clearly having a moment (David Zinczenko), high-profile publish... [FishbowlNY]

Piers Morgan Disputes MP's Hacking Claim During Rupert Murdoch Hearing - Posted July 19, 2011
During the Parliament's long interrogation of Rupert Murdoch this morning, one MP mentioned a book by CNN host Piers Morgan. ... [GalleyCat]

Now That's a Statement! Pies, Punches, and More from the News Corp. Scandal - Posted July 19, 2011
Because this scandal needed more drama, someone ... [PRNewser]

Cablers Cover Murdoch Testimony Before Parliament: 'This is the Most Humble Day of My Life' - Posted July 19, 2011
... [TVNewser]

New York Times Liveblogging Phone Hacking Hearings - Posted July 19, 2011
Today Rupert Murdoch and several others are facing questioning by Parliament regarding the phone hacking scandal, and The New York Times is liveblogging i... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Times Liveblogging Phone Hacking Hearings - Posted July 19, 2011
Today Rupert Murdoch and several others are facing questioning by Parliament regarding the phone hacking scandal, and The New York Times is liveblogging i... [FishbowlNY]

Piers Morgan Breaks Silence on Hacking Scandal - Posted July 19, 2011
CNN's Piers Morgan finally broke his silence on the News Corp. hacking scandal on his program last night. The subject had been covered extensively on nearly all of CNN's other shows, though many of Morgan's programs over the last few weeks had been taped due to his obligations for "America's Got... [TVNewser]

Which Cable Networks Will Be Carrying Murdoch Testimony Before Parliament? - Posted July 18, 2011
Tomorrow morning Rupert Murdoch, James Murdoch and ... [TVNewser]

The Wall Street Journal's Editorial on Hacking Scandal is a Joke - Posted July 18, 2011
The Wall Street Journal must have a drunk journalist problem. Someone must have broken into the newsroom, downed a few 40s and then pounded out a piece on the phone hacking scandal while no one was looking. That's the only way we can see this editorial being published. I... [Fishbowl NY]

The Wall Street Journal's Editorial on Hacking Scandal is a Joke - Posted July 18, 2011
The Wall Street Journal must have a drunk journalist problem. Someone must have broken into the newsroom, downed a few 40s and then pounded out a piece on the phone hacking scandal while no one was looking. That's the only way we can see this editorial being published. I... [FishbowlNY]

Hacking Scandal: Brooks Arrested, Hinton Resigns - Posted July 17, 2011
The News of the World hacking scandal continued to evolve over the weekend, with the big news this morning being the arrest of Rebekah Brooks, the former editor of the paper and CEO of News International., News Corp.'s English subsidiary. The arrest followed the shocking resignation late Friday of ... [TVNewser]

'Countdown' Breaks Out of Primetime to Cover Murdoch Testimony - Posted July 16, 2011
For the first time since re-launching his show on Current TV, Keith Olbermann will be breaking free of primetime. On Tuesday morning, Olbermann will host special live coverage of News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch's testimony before Parliament. "Time of our live Murdoch Parliament coverage next Tuesday AM is TBD but 9:30 ET... [TVNewser]

CNN Correspondent Questions Whether CNN is 'Overcovering' News Corp. Scandal - Posted July 14, 2011
As the media continues to cover the News Corp. hacking scandal, TVNewser continues to cover the coverage. Earlier, we showed you the results of a TVEyes search of Wednesday's cable news coverage, while CNN did its own ... [Fishbowl NY]

CNN Correspondent Questions Whether CNN is 'Overcovering' News Corp. Scandal - Posted July 14, 2011
As the media continues to cover the News Corp. hacking scandal, TVNewser continues to cover the coverage. Earlier, we showed you the results of a TVEyes search of Wednesday's cable news coverage, while CNN did its own ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Speaks Out: Says Hacking Scandal Handled 'Extremely Well' - Posted July 14, 2011
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch gave his first public statements to one of his flagship properties, the Wall Street Journal. Murdoch... [TVNewser]

News Corp. Hires Edelman - Posted July 14, 2011
[caption id="attachment_24234" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Photo: Getty"][/caption] News Corp. has brought on ... [PRNewser]

Hacking Scandal Update: FNC Still Offers Least Coverage, But Was First with BSkyB News - Posted July 14, 2011
With the News Corp. hacking scandal creeping onto U.S. shores thanks to calls for investigation by high-profile politicians, it continues to get extensive coverage on U.S. cable news. Fox News Channel, which is owned by News Corp., has continued to offer the least coverage of the scandal, according to TVEyes. Yesterday the... [TVNewser]

BBC 'Aggresively Pursuing' Hacking at the 'Mirror' Under Editor Piers Morgan, Democratic and Republican Lawmakers Call For U.S. News Corp. Probe - Posted July 13, 2011
CNN host and former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan may be asked to appear before the inquiry investigating the hacking scandal currently engulfing U.K. media. The Guy Fawkes blog, which wrote abou... [TVNewser]

Gabriel Sherman: Roger Ailes May Benefit as a Result of Hacking Scandal - Posted July 13, 2011
New York's Gabriel Sherman writes about the hacking scandal and how it may affect Fox News CEO Roger Ailes... [TVNewser]

News Corp. Ends BSkyB Bid, Faces More Intense Pressure - Posted July 13, 2011
[caption id="attachment_24148" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Photo: Getty"][/caption] News Corp. ... [PRNewser]

A Look Inside News of the World - Posted July 13, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter has an interesting piece up by an anonymous former employee of Rupert Murdoch's now defunct News of the World... [FishbowlLA]

News Corp. Dropping BSkyB Bid - Posted July 13, 2011
That sound you just heard was Rupert Murdoch reluctantly and angrily slamming the door on the BSkyB bid. We guessed yest... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Dropping BSkyB Bid - Posted July 13, 2011
That sound you just heard was Rupert Murdoch reluctantly and angrily slamming the door on the BSkyB bid. We guessed yest... [FishbowlNY]

As Hacking Scandal Grows, So Does News Corp.'s PR Crisis - Posted July 12, 2011
[caption id="attachment_24104" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Photo: Andrew Winning, Reuters"][/caption] As News Corp.'s problems related to the phone-hacking scandal deepen, the company continues to take steps to try and control the PR disaster that has ensued. Besides ... [PRNewser]

5 Things You Need to Know This Week (In Which Fox News Rips Us Off) - Posted July 12, 2011
Hey there! If you like money, success, and/or kung fu, you'll absolutely love this week's episode of "5 Things You Need to Know This Week," in which we talk about President Obama's credit limit, Fox News' new show, and how damn sexy Rupert Murdoch is... ... [PRNewser]

5 Things You Need to Know This Week (In Which Fox News Rips Us Off) - Posted July 12, 2011
Hey there! If you like money, success, and/or kung fu, you'll absolutely love this week's episode of "5 Things You Need to Know This Week," in which we talk about President Obama's credit limit, Fox News' new show, and how damn sexy Rupert Murdoch is... ... [Fishbowl NY]

5 Things You Need to Know This Week (In Which Fox News Rips Us Off) - Posted July 12, 2011
Hey there! If you like money, success, and/or kung fu, you'll absolutely love this week's episode of "5 Things You Need to Know This Week," in which we talk about President Obama's credit limit, Fox News' new show, and how damn sexy Rupert Murdoch is... ... [FishbowlNY]

5 Things You Need to Know This Week (In Which Fox News Rips Us Off) - Posted July 12, 2011
Hey there! If you like money, success, and/or kung fu, you'll absolutely love this week's episode of "5 Things You Need to Know This Week," in which we talk about President Obama's credit limit, Fox News' new show, and how damn sexy Rupert Murdoch is... ... [TVNewser]

5 Things You Need to Know This Week (In Which Fox News Rips Us Off) - Posted July 12, 2011
Hey there! If you like money, success, and/or kung fu, you'll absolutely love this week's episode of "5 Things You Need to Know This Week," in which we talk about President Obama's credit limit, Fox News' new show, and how damn sexy Rupert Murdoch is... ... [AgencySpy]

5 Things You Need to Know This Week (In Which Fox News Rips Us Off) - Posted July 12, 2011
Hey there! If you like money, success, and/or kung fu, you'll absolutely love this week's episode of "5 Things You Need to Know This Week," in which we talk about President Obama's credit limit, Fox News' new show, and how damn sexy Rupert Murdoch is... ... [FishbowlDC]

The Daily Show Sums Up Murdoch News of the World Scandal - Posted July 12, 2011
  ... [FishbowlLA]

Staying Out of Trouble | Meta Hacking | Space Invaders - Posted July 11, 2011
TVNewser: How is Fox News (owned by News Corp.) covering the scandal of the moment involving News of the World (also owned by News Corp.)? They aren't ... [Fishbowl NY]

Staying Out of Trouble | Meta Hacking | Space Invaders - Posted July 11, 2011
TVNewser: How is Fox News (owned by News Corp.) covering the scandal of the moment involving News of the World (also owned by News Corp.)? They aren't ... [FishbowlNY]

The Latest on News Corp.'s BskyB Deal: Takeover Delayed, Sky News Spinoff Nixed - Posted July 11, 2011
The News of the World hacking scandal continues to take dramatic turns, and now may even derail News Corp.'s attempt to acquire a controlling stake in British broadcaster BskyB. Brand Republic... [TVNewser]

The Sun Newspaper Is 'Hacked' On Twitter, Sends RIP Message To News Of The World - Posted July 10, 2011
It hasn't been a good week for Rupert Murdoch and News International. On Monday the Fox News Politics account was hacked on Twitter. And on Thursday, the world (and ... [AllTwitter]

How at Risk Is Rupert Murdoch's Reputation? - Posted July 9, 2011
Rupert Murdoch might like us to believe his decision to abruptly shutter Britain's best-selling but scandal-plagued News of the World was solely a matter of journalism ethics,... [PRNewser]

Which TV News Personalities and Media Moguls are in Sun Valley for the Allen & Co. Conference? - Posted July 8, 2011
[caption id="attachment_75471" align="alignright" width="308" caption="AP Photo/Julie Jacobson"][/caption] This week Allen & Co. is hosting its annual shindig in Sun Valley, Idaho. It was at Sun Valley a few years ago that Comcast first reached out to GE about acquiring NBC Universal, so it is no small event. Business Insider... [TVNewser]

Mort Zuckerman on News of the World Shutdown: 'Black Day for the Newspaper Industry' - Posted July 7, 2011
Mort Zuckerman, who owns the Daily News, went on CNBC this afternoon to talk about the shuttering of the UK's News of the World, owned by his New York media rival Rupert Murdoch. "I tip my hat to him for doing th... [Fishbowl NY]

Mort Zuckerman on News of the World Shutdown: 'Black Day for the Newspaper Industry' - Posted July 7, 2011
Mort Zuckerman, who owns the Daily News, went on CNBC this afternoon to talk about the shuttering of the UK's News of the World, owned by his New York media rival Rupert Murdoch. "I tip my hat to him for doing th... [FishbowlNY]

Mort Zuckerman on News of the World Shutdown: 'Black Day for the Newspaper Industry' - Posted July 7, 2011
Mort Zuckerman, who owns the Daily News, went on CNBC this afternoon to talk about the shuttering of the UK's News of the World, owned by his New York media rival Rupert Murdoch. "I tip my hat to him for doing th... [FishbowlLA]

News of the World To Be Shuttered - Posted July 7, 2011
Today News Corporation deputy COO James Murdoch announced that the company will shutter News of the World following an ongoing phone-tapping scandal. The 168-year-old UK newspaper has over t... [GalleyCat]

News Corp. Shutters UK Tabloid News of the World; Once Edited by Piers Morgan - Posted July 7, 2011
How would American TV networks report the news that the New York Post had suddenly shut its doors, announcing that Sunday's paper would be the last? (Actually, more like the content of the Post but the readership of The Wall Street Journal) That's what's happening in the UK today as News Corp.... [TVNewser]

Top Five Quotes from Jack Shafer's Takedown of Rupert Murdoch over the Phone-Hacking Scandal - Posted July 6, 2011
If you haven't heard, News Corp. has been deeply mired in a phone-hacking scandal that came to a head earlier this week when Guardian's Nick Davies and ... [Fishbowl NY]

Top Five Quotes from Jack Shafer's Takedown of Rupert Murdoch over the Phone-Hacking Scandal - Posted July 6, 2011
If you haven't heard, News Corp. has been deeply mired in a phone-hacking scandal that came to a head earlier this week when Guardian's Nick Davies and ... [FishbowlNY]

It's Not Just Glenn Beck. Here's What Else Comes to an End Today - Posted June 30, 2011
Today marks the end of ColorofChange.org's campaign against Glenn Beck. It was almost two years ago when Beck went on "Fox & Friends" and said that Pres. Obama had "a deep-seeded hatred for white people." ... [TVNewser]

'Bloomberg Game Changers' Profiles Rupert Murdoch - Posted June 27, 2011
"Bloomberg Game Changers" looks back this week at the rise of a familiar figure in the world of business news: News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch. The one-hour documentary, which features interviews with former News Corp. president and COO Peter Chernin and Fox Sports chairman ... [TVNewser]

Tom Lowry Leaves Variety for The Daily - Posted June 17, 2011
For all of the naysaysers who say The Daily won't make it: you'll be saying that for a while, because it's not giving up anytime soon. Michael Calderone at Huffington Post ... [FishbowlLA]

Time Is Ticking for MySpace - Posted June 2, 2011
According to News Corp.'s digital media guru Jim Miller, the company has set a 2-week deadline to determine the fate of its black sheep on... [FishbowlLA]

California Start-Up Ongo.com Adds LA Times, Tribune - Posted May 25, 2011
Last fall, Ongo.com--the Cupertino, California start-up headed up by former Skype exec Alex Kazim (pictured)--received $12 million in financing from Gannett Company, Inc., The New Y... [FishbowlLA]

Rupert Murdoch Says U.S. Schools Need New Technologies - Posted May 24, 2011
Rupert Murdoch told the crowd at the e-G8 forum in Paris today that he wants U.S. schools to invest more in technologies, explaining that our educational system is seriously lacking high tech products. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Says U.S. Schools Need New Technologies - Posted May 24, 2011
Rupert Murdoch told the crowd at the e-G8 forum in Paris today that he wants U.S. schools to invest more in technologies, explaining that our educational system is seriously lacking high tech products. ... [FishbowlNY]

Dan Abrams Lashes Back After Greta Van Susteren Blasts Mediaite - Posted May 16, 2011
Another Monday, another weekend media feud to report. This time it's between Fox News' Greta Van Susteren and blogul Dan Abrams... [Fishbowl NY]

Dan Abrams Lashes Back After Greta Van Susteren Blasts Mediaite - Posted May 16, 2011
Another Monday, another weekend media feud to report. This time it's between Fox News' Greta Van Susteren and blogul Dan Abrams... [FishbowlNY]

Rosanna Scotto Has 'A Lot More to Give' as She Marks 25 Years at Fox 5 - Posted May 11, 2011
Rosanna Scotto is a quintessential New Yorker, more so a Brooklynite. And since 1986, the hometown girl has been on-air for Fox 5/WNYW. A quarter-century at any one company is impressive. In this industry, though, it's nothing short of ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rosanna Scotto Has 'A Lot More to Give' as She Marks 25 Years at Fox 5 - Posted May 11, 2011
Rosanna Scotto is a quintessential New Yorker, more so a Brooklynite. And since 1986, the hometown girl has been on-air for Fox 5/WNYW. A quarter-century at any one company is impressive. In this industry, though, it's nothing short of ... [FishbowlNY]

Obama on Rupert Murdoch: 'Let's just say that he does not have an Obama sticker on his car' - Posted May 11, 2011
During his immigration speech Tuesday in El Paso, President Obama singled out one American immigrant, who also happens to be one of the world's richest men and chairman of the company that owns Fox News. Obama was trying to show how immigration reform transcends politics. "I don't know if you are familiar... [TVNewser]

Obama Mentions Rupert Murdoch in Immigration Speech - Posted May 11, 2011
Yesterday President Obama gave a speech in El Paso, Texas on immigration reform. He made the obligatory "everything is bigger in Texas" joke - which everyone laughed at because he's the President, so he's funny all the time - but then he did something odd: He gave some love to ... [Fishbowl NY]

Obama Mentions Rupert Murdoch in Immigration Speech - Posted May 11, 2011
Yesterday President Obama gave a speech in El Paso, Texas on immigration reform. He made the obligatory "everything is bigger in Texas" joke - which everyone laughed at because he's the President, so he's funny all the time - but then he did something odd: He gave some love to ... [FishbowlNY]

Andy Lack on Bloomberg Ratings: 'Down the line we'll be measured by Nielsen.' - Posted May 10, 2011
Andy Lack, CEO of Bloomberg Media Group, says Bloomberg TV will be a full service Nielsen client "down the line." But when? "Right now, I'm less interested in the date than getting the content right," Lack ... [TVNewser]

CEO Pay Increases 11 Percent - Posted May 9, 2011
The rich keep getting richer. And richer, and richer and richer. The Wall Street Journal reports today that executives at the biggest companies in the United States saw their wallets get fatter by an average of 11 percent. The highest paid C... [Fishbowl NY]

CEO Pay Increases 11 Percent - Posted May 9, 2011
The rich keep getting richer. And richer, and richer and richer. The Wall Street Journal reports today that executives at the biggest companies in the United States saw their wallets get fatter by an average of 11 percent. The highest paid C... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp and Exor might join forces to take over Formula-One - Posted May 5, 2011
According to Reuters, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp and Exor, the Italian company that controls Ferrari, are looking to ... [SportsNewser]

Adweek's Michael Wolff Talks NYT Paywall, the State of News Corp - Posted May 3, 2011
In part two of our Media Beat discussion with Adweek editorial director Michael Wolff, the media vet discusses his thoughts on the New York Times paywall, saying among other things, if it doesn't work, then "the Times is imperiled." Of course, what discussion with Wolff wouldn't... [AgencySpy]

Murdoch Pulls a Bristol Palin - Posted May 2, 2011
Bristol Palin wasn't the only one to shirk the press this weekend. FishbowlDC ran into NewsCorp CEO Rupert Murdoch... [FishbowlDC]

Murdoch's Successor May Be Determined by Timing - Posted May 2, 2011
As everyone knows, Rupert Murdoch isn't a spring chicken anymore. In fact, at 80 years old, he's more like a winter rooster. So eventually the time will come when he has to name a successor to his News Corporation empire. Most expect that person to be Murdoch's son, James, wh... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch's Successor May Be Determined by Timing - Posted May 2, 2011
As everyone knows, Rupert Murdoch isn't a spring chicken anymore. In fact, at 80 years old, he's more like a winter rooster. So eventually the time will come when he has to name a successor to his News Corporation empire. Most expect that person to be Murdoch's son, James, wh... [FishbowlNY]

What brought Sarah Palin and Matthew Morrison to the same event? - Posted April 30, 2011
[caption id="attachment_64045" align="alignnone" width="550" caption="Sarah and Todd Palin along with Greta Van Susteren and Bill Press."][/caption] Last year at the annu... [Fishbowl NY]

What brought Sarah Palin and Matthew Morrison to the same event? - Posted April 30, 2011
[caption id="attachment_64045" align="alignnone" width="550" caption="Sarah and Todd Palin along with Greta Van Susteren and Bill Press."][/caption] Last year at the annu... [FishbowlNY]

Rumors of News Corp. Purchasing F1 Racing Dismissed - Posted April 29, 2011
It's Friday, so we hate to rain on your parade, but the President of Formula One Racing is once again dooming the possibility of seeing Rupert Murdoch behind the w... [Fishbowl NY]

Rumors of News Corp. Purchasing F1 Racing Dismissed - Posted April 29, 2011
It's Friday, so we hate to rain on your parade, but the President of Formula One Racing is once again dooming the possibility of seeing Rupert Murdoch behind the w... [FishbowlNY]

Joe Scarborough, Al Jazeera Reporter Ayman Mohyeldin Make 'Time 100' - Posted April 21, 2011
This year's "Time 100" list is out, and a number of TV and media figures made the cut. MSNBC's Joe Scarborough is ... [TVNewser]

News Corp. Considers Purchasing Formula One Racing - Posted April 20, 2011
Be honest with us: When you think of News Corporation, some words that come to mind include "adrenaline," "dangerous," and "intense," right? Well if they didn't before, they might now. There's a rumor circulation that News Corp. is interested in purchasing Formula One (F1) racing. According to Sk... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Considers Purchasing Formula One Racing - Posted April 20, 2011
Be honest with us: When you think of News Corporation, some words that come to mind include "adrenaline," "dangerous," and "intense," right? Well if they didn't before, they might now. There's a rumor circulation that News Corp. is interested in purchasing Formula One (F1) racing. According to Sk... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch looking to take over Formula One? - Posted April 20, 2011
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., which has its fingers in just about every sports pie on planet Earth, is looking to expand its reach into new territory: Formula One racing. Murdoch is reportedly in talks with Carlos Slim, the world's richest man, to make ... [SportsNewser]

FT Party: Characteristically Pretty in Pink - Posted April 16, 2011
Anderson House, off Dupont Circle ... [PRNewser]

Nieman Says The Daily is Losing Readership - Posted April 5, 2011
The Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard seems to think The Daily is losing readership. So soon? Though it launched in early February, Nieman's Joshua Benton is on a mission to use publicly available data to ... [FishbowlDC]

Elisabeth Murdoch Makes 153m From Sale of Shine Group to Father Rupert Murdoch - Posted April 5, 2011
Rupert Murdoch has been remembering the importance of family lately, what with the hiring of son ... [Fishbowl NY]

Elisabeth Murdoch Makes 153m From Sale of Shine Group to Father Rupert Murdoch - Posted April 5, 2011
Rupert Murdoch has been remembering the importance of family lately, what with the hiring of son ... [FishbowlNY]

Jennifer Rubin vs. Jon Ward - Posted March 29, 2011
Jon Ward has barely gotten his feet wet in Arianna Huffington's glorious, $315 million swimming pool, HuffPost, where he went after leaving the Daily ... [PRNewser]

A Round Up of Media Mogul Salaries: The Rich Get Richer - Posted March 22, 2011
For those of you worried about the fortunes of the very rich, breathe a sigh of relief. After hobbling along with depleted salaries during the economic recession, The Wrap is reporting ... [Fishbowl NY]

A Round Up of Media Mogul Salaries: The Rich Get Richer - Posted March 22, 2011
For those of you worried about the fortunes of the very rich, breathe a sigh of relief. After hobbling along with depleted salaries during the economic recession, The Wrap is reporting ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Turns 80-Years-Old - Posted March 11, 2011
Happy birthday, Rupert Murdoch. Today you turn 80, but you don't look a day over 105. We kid! In celebration of Murdoch's big day, Michael Wolff has a piece at ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Turns 80-Years-Old - Posted March 11, 2011
Happy birthday, Rupert Murdoch. Today you turn 80, but you don't look a day over 105. We kid! In celebration of Murdoch's big day, Michael Wolff has a piece at ... [FishbowlNY]

How Rupert Murdoch Drifted Right - Posted March 11, 2011
Today is Fox media mogul Rupert Murdoch's 80th birthday--whoopee!--and in celebration The Hollywood Reporter compiled ... [FishbowlLA]

News Corp.'s Plan to Spin Off Sky News Approved - Posted March 3, 2011
Yesterday Rupert Murdoch set in motion a plan to spin off Sky News, effectively clearing the way for News Corporation to buy the remaining portion of BSkyB... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp.'s Plan to Spin Off Sky News Approved - Posted March 3, 2011
Yesterday Rupert Murdoch set in motion a plan to spin off Sky News, effectively clearing the way for News Corporation to buy the remaining portion of BSkyB... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp: An Environmentally Friendly Company - Posted March 2, 2011
Admit it - Rupert Murdoch hugging a tree just seems wrong, doesn't it? Well, it's actually very right, because News Corporation is one of the greenest companies in the world. According to the Carbon Disclosure Project - a non-profit organization that discloses the greenhouse effect o... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp: An Environmentally Friendly Company - Posted March 2, 2011
Admit it - Rupert Murdoch hugging a tree just seems wrong, doesn't it? Well, it's actually very right, because News Corporation is one of the greenest companies in the world. According to the Carbon Disclosure Project - a non-profit organization that discloses the greenhouse effect o... [FishbowlNY]

Luntz Pens New Book - Posted March 2, 2011
Frank Luntz, self-proclaimed "Word Doctor" and FNC contributor, has a new book out this week, WIN: the Key Principles to Take Your Business from Ordinary to Extraordinary. An e-mail release says Luntz is making public for the first time "t... [FishbowlDC]

The Daily Free Trial Subscription To Continue - Posted February 24, 2011
Reports are coming in that Rupert Murdoch's The Daily will continue its free trial for the near ... [AppNewser]

A Look at The Film 'Murdoch' - Posted February 23, 2011
Jeff Bercovici has a copy the script for Murdoch, a movie about Rupert Murdoch and his family that will most likely never be made. While Hollywood might be too scared to back... [Fishbowl NY]

A Look at The Film 'Murdoch' - Posted February 23, 2011
Jeff Bercovici has a copy the script for Murdoch, a movie about Rupert Murdoch and his family that will most likely never be made. While Hollywood might be too scared to back... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. Will Acquire Shine Group for $673 Million - Posted February 21, 2011
The Murdoch Family Reunion came one step closer to becoming a reality today with News Corp confirming its plans to purchase Shine Group, the TV pr... [FishbowlLA]

News Corp. Will Acquire Shine Group for $673 Million - Posted February 21, 2011
The Murdoch Family Reunion came one step closer to becoming a reality today with News Corp confirming its plans to purchase Shine Group, the TV pr... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Will Acquire Shine Group for $673 Million - Posted February 21, 2011
The Murdoch Family Reunion came one step closer to becoming a reality today with News Corp confirming its plans to purchase Shine Group, the TV pr... [FishbowlNY]

Daily Editor-In-Chief Jesse Angelo Implores Writers To Go Above And Beyond - Posted February 15, 2011
In the near two weeks since News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch rolled out The Daily, everyone and their mo... [Fishbowl NY]

Daily Editor-In-Chief Jesse Angelo Implores Writers To Go Above And Beyond - Posted February 15, 2011
In the near two weeks since News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch rolled out The Daily, everyone and their mo... [FishbowlNY]

Rating the New Richard Johnson Gossip - Posted February 9, 2011
Where's the first big scoop? That's our question after keeping an eye on the initial efforts of former Page Six grand poobah Richard Johnson for ... [FishbowlLA]

Angry Birds Release Valentine's Day Version Of App - Posted February 8, 2011
Watch out Rupert Murdoch, Angry Birds has a new Va... [AppNewser]

'The Daily' Is One of the Best Values On the App Store Because of One Thing: The Crossword Puzzle - Posted February 4, 2011
News Corp.'s iPad newspaper "The Daily" is only a few days old, but now that I have spent some time with it, I think it may be one of the best overall values on the App Store. Why? The crossword puzzle. Every day "The Daily" features a new crossword puzzle and sudoku... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

During Quarterly Earnings Calls, Fox News and CNN Get Received In Markedly Different Ways - Posted February 3, 2011
Both Time Warner and News Corp. held their quarterly earnings calls yesterday, and the two signature news channels they own (CNN and Fox News Channel) were received in decidedly different ways. Time Warner barely mentioned CNN during its call, though ... [TVNewser]

During Quarterly Earnings Calls, Fox News and CNN Get Received In Markedly Different Ways - Posted February 3, 2011
Both Time Warner and News Corp. held their quarterly earnings calls yesterday, and the two signature news channels they own (CNN and Fox News Channel) were received in decidedly different ways. Time Warner barely mentioned CNN during its call, though ... [Fishbowl NY]

During Quarterly Earnings Calls, Fox News and CNN Get Received In Markedly Different Ways - Posted February 3, 2011
Both Time Warner and News Corp. held their quarterly earnings calls yesterday, and the two signature news channels they own (CNN and Fox News Channel) were received in decidedly different ways. Time Warner barely mentioned CNN during its call, though ... [FishbowlNY]

LA Programmer Donates Index Page to The Daily - Posted February 3, 2011
This will probably not last long. But for the moment, thanks to LA based journalist and programmer Andy Baio (pictured), Rupert Murdoch's ball... [FishbowlLA]

Content From The Daily Making Its Way Across The Web - Posted February 3, 2011
24 hours removed from its long-awaited debut, The Daily is already losing some of its luster in its infancy stages. New York's Daily Intel page reports that microblogging platform Tumblr has discovered how to lay out all of The Daily's content directly on the web. One of t... [Fishbowl NY]

Content From The Daily Making Its Way Across The Web - Posted February 3, 2011
24 hours removed from its long-awaited debut, The Daily is already losing some of its luster in its infancy stages. New York's Daily Intel page reports that microblogging platform Tumblr has discovered how to lay out all of The Daily's content directly on the web. One of t... [FishbowlNY]

Wednesday Odds and Ends - Posted February 2, 2011
... [AgencySpy]

Would Rupert Murdoch hire Keith Olbermann?: 'We Don't Believe in Firing People Twice' - Posted February 2, 2011
Following a half hour of coverage of the launch of "The Daily" on both FBN and FNC this morning, ... [TVNewser]

New Pitching Opportunities with The Daily? - Posted February 2, 2011
... [PRNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Unveils iPad Newspaper 'The Daily' At the Guggenheim - Posted February 2, 2011
[caption id="attachment_27428" align="alignright" width="322" caption="Jon Miller, Eddie Cue, Rupert Murdoch, Jesse Angelo"][/caption] This morning FishbowlNY ventured to the Guggenheim Museum on Manhattan's Upper East Side, where News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Unveils iPad Newspaper 'The Daily' At the Guggenheim - Posted February 2, 2011
[caption id="attachment_27428" align="alignright" width="322" caption="Jon Miller, Eddie Cue, Rupert Murdoch, Jesse Angelo"][/caption] This morning FishbowlNY ventured to the Guggenheim Museum on Manhattan's Upper East Side, where News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News, Fox Business Carry Rupert Murdoch Remarks on Launch of 'The Daily' - Posted February 2, 2011
While CNN and MSNBC are in continuing coverage of the crisis in Egypt, Fox News and Fox Business have their cameras trained on the big boss -- News Corp. Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch who is unveiling his company's latest editorial prod... [TVNewser]

NYT's Bill Keller and Dean Baquet Talk Wikileaks, Murdoch, Pay Wall - Posted February 1, 2011
Kalb Report host and veteran journalist Marvin Kalb grilled NYT executive editor Bill Keller and Washington bureau chief ... [FishbowlDC]

Letters to WSJ: 'I do not support this misguided campaign against Fox News' - Posted February 1, 2011
In the News Corp.-owned The Wall Street Journal this morning, there are two letters to the editor written by two leading Jewish American voices, in opposition to the ad taken out last week by a group of rabbis which condemned ... [TVNewser]

One Year After the iPad, The Daily to (Finally) Make Its Debut - Posted January 27, 2011
On the one-year anniversary of the launch of the iPad, perhaps the most anticipated digital publication for the iPad will make its debut, as News Corp. announced that it will introduce ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The Daily Set To Debut Wednesday - Posted January 27, 2011
After months of speculation and some unexpected delays, News Corp.'s iPad newspaper, ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Daily Set To Debut Wednesday - Posted January 27, 2011
After months of speculation and some unexpected delays, News Corp.'s iPad newspaper, ... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch Seeks to Reunite Family Under News Corp - Posted January 25, 2011
Rupert Murdoch wants to divide his News Co... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch Seeks to Reunite Family Under News Corp - Posted January 25, 2011
Rupert Murdoch wants to divide his News Co... [FishbowlNY]

Media Moguls Well Represented at White House State Dinner - Posted January 20, 2011
Last night the White House hosted a state dinner for Chinese Premier Hu Jintao. Only one TV news anchor was in attendance as a guest, but plenty of media moguls made ... [TVNewser]

MSNBC President Phil Griffin Praises Roger Ailes in Esquire Profile - Posted January 18, 2011
Among the many quotes in the Esquire profile of Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, one stood out: MSNBC president ... [TVNewser]

Verizon Presser Doesn't Astound, But Was A Success - Posted January 11, 2011
[caption id="attachment_12649" align="alignnone" width="442" caption="Photo: European Pressphoto Agency"][/caption] So in case you're already buried under a foot of snow and haven't heard, Verizon held a big press conference today to announc... [PRNewser]

Rupert Murdoch's iPad-Only News App May Launch 1/19 - Posted January 10, 2011
New Corp.'s the iPad-only publication called The Daily is rumored to launch on January 19th. While New Corp. has declined to give out details, ... [AppNewser]

The FishbowlDC Interview With Politico's Keach Hagey - Posted January 7, 2011
Say hello to Politico's media writer Keach Hagey, a native of... [FishbowlDC]

News Corporation to Pay Joel Klein $2 Million - Posted January 5, 2011
When FishbowlNY last checked in with Joel Klein, he was being tagged by ... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corporation to Pay Joel Klein $2 Million - Posted January 5, 2011
When FishbowlNY last checked in with Joel Klein, he was being tagged by ... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp's Myspace Preps for Huge Layoffs - Posted January 4, 2011
No matter what Myspace tries it continues to lose a ton of money, and it's starting to make Rupert Murdoch sweat. In October of last year the site launched a new look which emphasized gaming and music, but nothing seems to be helping. ... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp's Myspace Preps for Huge Layoffs - Posted January 4, 2011
No matter what Myspace tries it continues to lose a ton of money, and it's starting to make Rupert Murdoch sweat. In October of last year the site launched a new look which emphasized gaming and music, but nothing seems to be helping. ... [FishbowlNY]

The Youngest Voices in New York - Posted December 21, 2010
What's scarier than kids? Nothing! Well, aside from rich and powerful kids. With that in mind, Alice Gregory and Jessica Pressler over at Daily Intel have put together a slideshow of ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Youngest Voices in New York - Posted December 21, 2010
What's scarier than kids? Nothing! Well, aside from rich and powerful kids. With that in mind, Alice Gregory and Jessica Pressler over at Daily Intel have put together a slideshow of ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch's Holiday Greetings, 2010 Edition - Posted December 17, 2010
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch sent out his annual holiday greeting to staffers this afternoon. Fox News and Fox Business employees take note: news gets tops billing in the memo. Thanks to you, we have weathered a very difficu... [TVNewser]

Fox Sports Reups for US Champions League Rights Through 2015 - Posted December 14, 2010
Fox Sports thinks soccer is the future in America or, at the very least, a developing market. The network, which broadcast all 146 Champions League games to American audiences for the first time last year and ... [SportsNewser]

News Corporation Invests Heavily in Education Technology - Posted December 13, 2010
Liberal parents might want to start considering home schooling their kids, because when there's money to be made, News Corporation isn't far behind. Russell Adams and Jessica Vascellaro... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corporation Invests Heavily in Education Technology - Posted December 13, 2010
Liberal parents might want to start considering home schooling their kids, because when there's money to be made, News Corporation isn't far behind. Russell Adams and Jessica Vascellaro... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. Files Lawsuit Against IMG For "The Daily" Naming Rights - Posted December 10, 2010
Rupert Murdoch ... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Files Lawsuit Against IMG For "The Daily" Naming Rights - Posted December 10, 2010
Rupert Murdoch ... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp.'s 'The Daily' Won't Be Out in 2010 - Posted December 8, 2010
The upcoming iPad newspaper "The Daily," which is being produced by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., will not be released in 2010. News Corp. president and COO Chase Carey revealed t... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Fox News Huge In... Saudi Arabia? - Posted December 8, 2010
Diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks revealed an interesting fact: Saudi citizens apparently like their Fox News programming. Some FNC shows air on Rotana, the channel owned by Saudi Prince ... [TVNewser]

USA Today Wins Mobile Excellence Award - Posted December 7, 2010
Last night's presentation of the Mobile Excellence Awards on the Paramount Studios lot began and ended with a performance by someone barely old enough to own a cell phone: nine-year-old Grammy winning solo pianist ... [FishbowlLA]

What Are the Odds Rupert Murdoch Appear on Piers Morgan's CNN Show? 'Less Than Zero' - Posted December 6, 2010
CNN's upcoming 9 PM show hosted by Piers Morgan has its own website, and with it, a new web series called "Question Time." Former TVNewser and current "Piers Morgan Tonight" digital producer ... [TVNewser]

New Media Index: Bloggers Tell TSA Not to Touch Their Junk; Twitter Mostly Mashable - Posted December 2, 2010
The new security measures implemented by the ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Sen. Joe Lieberman on Imus: 'Fox Business is my favorite...anything Rupert Murdoch owns' - Posted November 29, 2010
Senator Joe Lieberman (I-CT) was on "Imus in The Morning" today. After giving CNN credit for turning down anonymous WikiLeaks sources, Don Imus chimed in "I hate CNN. I wish you hadn't brought that up." "But of course, really, Fox Business is my favorite," the senator told Imus, "and Fox generally, anything... [TVNewser]

Revisiting Some Murdoch Media Nepotism - Posted November 29, 2010
For someone married to the 117th richest person in the world, Wendi Murdoch... [FishbowlLA]

Gasparino on Murdoch: 'One of the few (if not the only) media executives who understands convergence' - Posted November 24, 2010
Fox Business Network's senior correspondent Charlie Gasparino, who moved from CNBC to FBN this year, sat down for a ... [TVNewser]

Trouble in FIJI Water Paradise? - Posted November 17, 2010
North of Sunset in Beverly Hills is a long way from the island of Fiji, but the two are connected in more than the usual ways this afternoon. The former is the location of one of the homes of LA billionaires ... [FishbowlLA]

New Yorker Music Critic To Join News Corp.'s iPad Paper - Posted November 16, 2010
Sasha Frere-Jones is adding some digital work to his already busy agenda. According to NYT.com's ... [Fishbowl NY]

New Yorker Music Critic To Join News Corp.'s iPad Paper - Posted November 16, 2010
Sasha Frere-Jones is adding some digital work to his already busy agenda. According to NYT.com's ... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch on The Global Economy - Posted November 16, 2010
News Corp. Chairman and CEO, Rupert Murdoch, was on Fox Business Network today to discuss the global economy. News Corp.'s "greatest growth is right here in the United States," Murdoch told FBN anchor Liz Claman, "Our best growth engine right now is in this country." ... [TVNewser]

Arianna Huffington thinks Roger Ailes is one of the most powerful people in media - Posted November 13, 2010
Arianna Huffington told Forbes magazine what her idea of being powerful ... [TVNewser]

Lou Dobbs Joins FBN. 'I can't wait to make whatever contribution I can to Fox Business' - Posted November 10, 2010
A year after a surprising, mid-week departure from CNN, Lou Dobbs has landed a new on-air role, at Fox Business Network. Beginning early next year Dobbs will host his own daily program at time... [TVNewser]

If You Say So: Hearst Exec Cathie Black Takes On Role Of NYC Schools Chancellor As Joel Klein Moves To News Corp. - Posted November 9, 2010
In a somewhat baffling series of moves, Joel Klein is ... [Fishbowl NY]

If You Say So: Hearst Exec Cathie Black Takes On Role Of NYC Schools Chancellor As Joel Klein Moves To News Corp. - Posted November 9, 2010
In a somewhat baffling series of moves, Joel Klein is ... [FishbowlNY]

Time for a Rules Change? 'A lot of news viewers think journalists are biased, anyway' - Posted November 6, 2010
MSNBC's sudden suspension of top-rated Keith Olbermann has spurred a debate about the relevance of network rules against staffers contributing to political campaigns. Olbermann, whom MSNBC president ... [TVNewser]

Hypocrisy May Doom Olbermann - Posted November 5, 2010
News broke today that Keith Olbermann has been ... [PRNewser]

U.K. Publishers Test Market for Online News - Posted November 4, 2010
The News Corp.-owned Times of London made headlines in media circles this week with its announcement of the results from moving its content behind a paywall. Along with that came much speculation about whether the decision has been a financial winner for News Corp., or whether other media outlets such as... [MediaJobsDaily]

'Father of the Tea Party' Rick Santelli takes part in CNBC Election Coverage - Posted November 2, 2010
CNBC's Rick Santelli has left his usual spot at the Chicago Merc and is instead at CNBC World Headquarters this election day. Santelli, whose Feb. 2009 on-air rant gave birth to the tea party movement, will take pa... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Thinks He's The Boss of Everyone - Posted October 27, 2010
Rupert Murdoch has sent word throughout News Corp. that they should get tough with publicists who won't make their celebrity clients available to promote the films t... [PRNewser]

A Meal With Murdoch For A Good Cause - Posted October 25, 2010
After teaming up with online charity auction leader, charitybuzz, The Global Poverty Project's 1.4 Billion Reasons campaign continued to gain steam by o... [Fishbowl NY]

A Meal With Murdoch For A Good Cause - Posted October 25, 2010
After teaming up with online charity auction leader, charitybuzz, The Global Poverty Project's 1.4 Billion Reasons campaign continued to gain steam by o... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. Puts Project Alesia Plans On Hold - Posted October 21, 2010
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has ceased all work on Project Alesia - the aggregated news content delivery program conceived back in March to rival Google News. News Corp. planned to launch a variety of different newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Puts Project Alesia Plans On Hold - Posted October 21, 2010
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has ceased all work on Project Alesia - the aggregated news content delivery program conceived back in March to rival Google News. News Corp. planned to launch a variety of different newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal... [FishbowlNY]

Saudi Prince Al Waleed on 'The Daily Show,' 'Fox & Friends' Segments: 'I Take These Things Very Lightly' - Posted October 18, 2010
A few months back "The Daily Show" memorably mocked a segment on "Fox & Friends." The segment saw the hosts discussing the shady dealings of a Saudi prince who they ... [TVNewser]

The Bald and the Beautiful - Posted October 13, 2010
Forget about last week's ranking by Forbes of the world's 100 Most Powerful Women. In a town overrun with male braggadocio, the ... [FishbowlLA]

Media Moguls Rupert Murdoch, Les Moonves and the Jeffs (Bewkes & Zucker) Walk into a Room... - Posted October 10, 2010
... [TVNewser]

Keith Kelly Is NOT Leaving The NYP - Posted October 7, 2010
In case you were wondering. The Guardian's Edward Helmore wrote about HuffPo vs. The Daily Beast today. And Business Insider ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Rupert Murdoch Clarifies Political Donations - Posted October 7, 2010
At last evening's Media Institute Awards banquet in Washington, Rupert Murdoch did more than just heap praise on D.C. public schools chancellor Mic... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Clarifies Political Donations - Posted October 7, 2010
At last evening's Media Institute Awards banquet in Washington, Rupert Murdoch did more than just heap praise on D.C. public schools chancellor Mic... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch: News Corp. RGA Donation 'Had Nothing to do with Fox News' - Posted October 7, 2010
In August, News Corp., the parent company of Fox News Channel, made a $1 million donation to the Republican Governors Association. As TVNewser pointed out at the time, media companies routinely give campaign cash to politica... [TVNewser]

'Page Six' Editor Richard Johnson Is Leaving the New York Post for Los Angeles - Posted October 7, 2010
Yet another prominent old media icon is heading online. Feared New York Post gossip columnist Richard Johnson, who has edited the Post's "Page Six"for the past 25 years, is ... [FishbowlLA]

CNN's Piers Morgan: 'It's Time to Kick Some Ratings Butt' - Posted October 6, 2010
CNN's Soon-to-be 9 PM host Piers Morgan talks with Deadline Hollywood's Tim Adler and Nikke Finke... [TVNewser]

Ousted; WSJ Reporter Gets the Boot Shortly After Arguing With Steve Jobs - Posted October 1, 2010
Journalists are supposed to be critics, right? They question assumptions and ask for clarification. It's part of the job title, but apparently you better watch your words at the Wall Street Journal, particularly when talking to Apple CEO Steve Jobs. ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Rupert Murdoch to Testify on Capitol Hill - Posted September 29, 2010
On Thursday, the House Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law Membership will hold a hearing on the "Role of Immigration in Strengthening America's Economy" featuring New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Fox owner and ... [FishbowlDC]

Rupert Murdoch to Testify on Behalf of Immigration Reform - Posted September 29, 2010
Tomorrow the House Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law Membership will hold a hearing on ... [TVNewser]

Media Executives Make The Vanity Fair 100 - Posted September 5, 2010
Vanity Fair has released its Vanity Fair 100 list, which purports to count down the 100 most influential people of the information age. Not surprisingly, plenty of boldface media names make the cut. Among them: #4: News Corp. CEO ... [TVNewser]

Liberal Groups Still Pushing $1 Million News Corp. Gift to Drive Donations - Posted August 30, 2010
It has been nearly two weeks since news broke that News Corp. donated $1 million to the Republican Governors Association (and TVNewser put it in context to other political donations) but for liberal advocacy groups, ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Ellison Makes Friends and Enemies with War at the Wall Street Journal - Posted August 11, 2010
It goes without saying that your colleagues may not be too pleased to find out you're writing a book about the inner dealings of the company. And when that company is as esteemed as the Wall Street Journal and said tome is an insider account of its sale to Rupert Murdoch,... [GalleyCat]

Sarah Ellison Calls Wall Street Journal Sale 'An Epic Clash of Cultures' - Posted August 9, 2010
As a journalist, you never know which assignment is going to be your big break. For Sarah Ellison, author of War at the Wall Street Journal, it was covering the newspaper beat during her day job at that very paper that eventually landed her a book deal. "I spent the last three,... [Fishbowl NY]

Sarah Ellison Calls Wall Street Journal Sale 'An Epic Clash of Cultures' - Posted August 9, 2010
As a journalist, you never know which assignment is going to be your big break. For Sarah Ellison, author of War at the Wall Street Journal, it was covering the newspaper beat during her day job at that very paper that eventually landed her a book deal. "I spent the last three,... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch: iPad a 'Game Changer,' 'Hundreds of Millions' Could be Sold - Posted August 4, 2010
On this afternoon's News Corp. earnings call CEO Rupert Murdoch discussed the Apple iPad when talking about where the future of media is heading. "There will be other imitators, but I believe that is a game-changer," Murdoch said. He predicted that there will be "100's of millions of these devices" in consumer hands... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Fox News Helps Drive News Corp. Earnings - Posted August 4, 2010
This afternoon News Corp. presented its fourth quarter earnings, with CEO Rupert Murdoch, COO Chase Carey and CFO ... [TVNewser]

Ted Turner as You Have Never Seen Him Before - Posted July 31, 2010
CNN founder Ted Turner was a guest on the season premiere of "The Valley Girl Show" a web series starring actress Jesse Draper. While CNN only comes up fleetingly in the discussion, you get to see a side of Turner that we aren't normally privy to. For example: Turner sings the "Captain Planet"... [TVNewser]

Keith Olbermann Weighs In On Producer's Departure - Posted July 21, 2010
Yesterday evening, MSNBC's 8 p.m. host Keith Olbermann publicly weighed in on the departure of his executive producer, Izzy Povich, who is leaving to become senior E... [TVNewser]

Wall Street Journal Managing Editor Robert Thomson's Secret Twitter Feed - Posted July 14, 2010
Is The Wall Street Journal's managing editor Robert Thomson on Twitter? That's what we asked Thomson at Dow Jones' summer social event last night in New York, hosted by the company's PR team. Thomson said that while he will occasionally sc... [PRNewser]

The New Yorker Profiles 'Afghanistan's Rupert Murdoch' - Posted July 6, 2010
In a fascinating read, The New Yorker's Ken Auletta, profiles the man who some call "Afghanistan's Rupert Murdoch," ... [TVNewser]

CNN's New York Post Ad Buy - Posted May 21, 2010
Wow. Advertising for CNN is absolutely dominating the business section of the New York Post's website today. Take a look at a screengrab below.Rupert... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

TV Execs Salivate Over Apple iPad - Posted May 14, 2010
If there is one takeaway from this year's Cable Show, it is this: television and media execs cannot get enough Apple. Of course, the iPhone is so 2008, this year it is all about the iPad. The Hollywood Reporter's Paul Bond has a good roundup of media execs salivating over the thin, sexy... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The Fiscal Times Celebrates Launch - Posted May 13, 2010
Last night digital news publication The Fiscal Times celebrated its official launch at The Paley Center for Media in New York City. The main event was a conversation between CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Pete Peterson, the f... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Correspondents' Dinner: Kim Kardashian holds Court at Tammy Haddad's Power Brunch - Posted May 1, 2010
Kim Kardashian with FNC's Greta Van Susteren and her husband John Coale at the annual Garden Party at the home of Tammy Haddad ahead of tonight's White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. What's a brunch without ... [TVNewser]

Howard Rubenstein on Longtime Client Rupert Murdoch: 'He's My Closest Friend In Business' - Posted April 27, 2010
[New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg, Howard Rubenstein and Rupert Murdoch celebrate in New York last nig... [PRNewser]

Devlin Barrett to WSJ - Posted April 15, 2010
This just in... AP Justice Department reporter Devlin Barrett leaving to take job with WSJ. Will do DC-based reporting as part of Rupert Murdoch's expanded coverage of New York. "Huge coup for WSJ," our tipster opines. Barrett cha... [FishbowlDC]

Murdoch Forecasts iPad may Save Newspaper Industry - Posted April 7, 2010
By FBDC contributor Nick Massella While Vice President Joe Biden may describe this media mogul as a BFD, Rupert Murdoch doesn't let his power get to his head. "I don't let it get to me - I don't really believe it," said Murdoch, at The George Washington University's Kalb Report Tuesday night... [FishbowlDC]

Rupert Murdoch: 'Greta Van Susteren is certainly close to the Democratic Party' - Posted April 7, 2010
News Corp. chairman & CEO Rupert Murdoch dropped in to the National Press Club last night for a talk with former NBC and CBS Newsman Marvin Kalb, who hosts the monthly Kalb Report at the NPC. The iPad, paywalls and Google were all topics of discussion -- as was Murdoch's Fox News... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Sells Off Radio Stations - Posted April 6, 2010
Rupert Murdoch is selling News Corp's radio stations. Perhaps you were unaware that News Corp owned radio stations. If so, don't feel like a mega-dumb media outsider! They all happen to be based in Russia. Vitaly Bogdanov, a member of th... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Sells Off Radio Stations - Posted April 6, 2010
Rupert Murdoch is selling News Corp's radio stations. Perhaps you were unaware that News Corp owned radio stations. If so, don't feel like a mega-dumb media outsider! They all happen to be based in Russia. Vitaly Bogdanov, a member of th... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch and Kalb to Mull Over Future of Journalism - Posted March 30, 2010
Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO of News Corporation, joins journalist Marvin Kalb to "share his unique perspectives" on the future of journalism in the next... [FishbowlDC]

WSJ Moves Into Sports Coverage - Posted March 24, 2010
The Wall Street Journal plans to assign reporters to cover sports teams, the New York Observer reports. The paper has had a sports section for two years, but no game reports. It started when Rupert Murdoch told the paper to add sports scores. That eventually morphed into a daily sports section with... [MediaJobsDaily]

Fist Versus Cake in Matthew Freud, Hugh Grant Dustup - Posted March 19, 2010
London PR maven Matthew Freud -- grandson of Sigmund and husband to Rupert Murdoch daughter Elisabeth -- ... [PRNewser]

Roger Ailes and James Murdoch Break Bread at RTCA Dinner - Posted March 18, 2010
Rumors of a feud between Fox News chairman Roger Ailes and the children of Rupert Murdoch seemed to be... [TVNewser]

Michael Wolff Remarks on Huffington, Sulzbergers and More... - Posted March 10, 2010
Our friends at Webnewser are at the We Media conference in Miami. Author, media critic and Newser founder Michael Wolff opines on a number of people in the business such as HuffPost's Arianna Huffington... [FishbowlDC]

The Inner Workings of News Corporation PR - Posted March 1, 2010
Did longtime News Corporation executive and top communications adviser Gary Ginsberg recently leave the company because he botched ... [PRNewser]

From News Corp. To Time Warner: Gary Ginsberg's Got A New Gig - Posted February 18, 2010
That would be speculation from The New York Post (update: just confirmed by ... [Fishbowl NY]

From News Corp. To Time Warner: Gary Ginsberg's Got A New Gig - Posted February 18, 2010
That would be speculation from The New York Post (update: just confirmed by ... [FishbowlNY]

Gary Ginsberg Joins Time Warner; Will Oversee Marketing and Corporate Comm. - Posted February 18, 2010
One of Rupert Murdoch's former top advisors is joining Time Warner. Gary Ginsberg, previously News Corporation's Executive Vice President of Global Marketing and Corporate Affair... [PRNewser]

Murdoch's Guardian News Of The World Slapped With Lawsuit By Brangelina - Posted February 9, 2010
Rupert Murdoch's British paper News Of The World is being hit by a lawsuit from ... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch's Guardian News Of The World Slapped With Lawsuit By Brangelina - Posted February 9, 2010
Rupert Murdoch's British paper News Of The World is being hit by a lawsuit from ... [FishbowlNY]

Kalb Report with Murdoch Canceled - Posted February 8, 2010
Due to current weather conditions, Rupert Murdoch will not be appearing with Marvin Kalb for the Kalb Report this week. The event is being rescheduled for later in the semester. Note from Kalb after the jump. Good evening, As you may have learned, the National Weather Service has now changed tomorrow... [FishbowlDC]

Beyond Amazon and Macmillan: Is It Too Late to Change the $9.99 eBook Price Point? - Posted February 4, 2010
As the sixth full day of the standoff between Amazon and Macmillan begins, the online bookseller still has not reactivated many of the buttons that allow customers to buy Macmillan books directly from Amazon (as of this 10:53 a.m. EST writing). The Wrap ... [GalleyCat]

Mark Cuban Waches Too Much True Blood - Posted February 3, 2010
It's no secret that content aggregators are one of the biggest banes to news media's existence. Everyone from Rupert Murdoch to The Associated Press has taken a stance that their materi... [Fishbowl NY]

Mark Cuban Waches Too Much True Blood - Posted February 3, 2010
It's no secret that content aggregators are one of the biggest banes to news media's existence. Everyone from Rupert Murdoch to The Associated Press has taken a stance that their materi... [FishbowlNY]

Wall Street Journal Free, For Today Only - Posted February 3, 2010
Unlike most days, when you have to go through all sorts of Internet loopholes in order to read The Wall Street Journal without paying, today Rupert Murdoch's site has made it a little bit easier and ... [Fishbowl NY]

Wall Street Journal Free, For Today Only - Posted February 3, 2010
Unlike most days, when you have to go through all sorts of Internet loopholes in order to read The Wall Street Journal without paying, today Rupert Murdoch's site has made it a little bit easier and ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch Knocks Amazon's $9.99 eBook Price - Posted February 3, 2010
Today the News Corp. CEO hinted that HarperCollins will join Macmillan in negotiating higher eBook prices. UPDATE: As the fifth full day of the standoff begins, many Macmillan books are still not available for direct sale on Amazon (as of this 7:45 a.m. EST writing). All Things Digital reporter ... [GalleyCat]

Pre-Murdoch Wall Street Journal Managing Editor Walked With $6.4 million - Posted February 2, 2010
Don't cry too hard for Marcus Brauchli, the former Wall Street Journal editor who resigned from the paper four months after ... [Fishbowl NY]

Pre-Murdoch Wall Street Journal Managing Editor Walked With $6.4 million - Posted February 2, 2010
Don't cry too hard for Marcus Brauchli, the former Wall Street Journal editor who resigned from the paper four months after ... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. Singles out Fox News Channel In Earnings Release - Posted February 2, 2010
Hours after their big January ratings were released, Fox News Channel was cited in News Corp.'s earnings release. News Corp. posted fourth quarter earnings of $0.25, on revenues of $8.7 billion. That beat Wall Street estimates of earnings of $0.20 on revenues of $8.2... [TVNewser]

Wanted: Media Blogger Extraordinaire - Posted February 1, 2010
Don't ever say I never gave you a good job lead. FishbowlNY is seeking an avid media nerd with a nose for breaking news and a love of media panels to take over the reins of this blog from yours truly. Yes, you heard it here first: I am moving on to a... [Fishbowl NY]

Wanted: Media Blogger Extraordinaire - Posted February 1, 2010
Don't ever say I never gave you a good job lead. FishbowlNY is seeking an avid media nerd with a nose for breaking news and a love of media panels to take over the reins of this blog from yours truly. Yes, you heard it here first: I am moving on to a... [FishbowlNY]

Daily News Continues to Trounce New York Post - Posted February 1, 2010
Widening its circulation lead last year by over 40,000 copies, Mort Zuckerman's New York Daily News is now soundly beating ... [Fishbowl NY]

Daily News Continues to Trounce New York Post - Posted February 1, 2010
Widening its circulation lead last year by over 40,000 copies, Mort Zuckerman's New York Daily News is now soundly beating ... [FishbowlNY]

Joan Rivers|No More News Corp. Deal With NYT|Zuckerman Weighs In On Local Journal Section|Bloomberg In A Reuters Ad|Salinger TK|NYTimes.com Pay Wall - Posted January 29, 2010
... [Fishbowl NY]

Joan Rivers|No More News Corp. Deal With NYT|Zuckerman Weighs In On Local Journal Section|Bloomberg In A Reuters Ad|Salinger TK|NYTimes.com Pay Wall - Posted January 29, 2010
... [FishbowlNY]

Cablevision Exec Responds to Low Subscriber Numbers - Posted January 29, 2010
There has been much egg on the face of Cablevision after its pay wall plan for Newday.com was revealed earlier this week ... [Fishbowl NY]

Cablevision Exec Responds to Low Subscriber Numbers - Posted January 29, 2010
There has been much egg on the face of Cablevision after its pay wall plan for Newday.com was revealed earlier this week ... [FishbowlNY]

Journal Seeks Help from Times To Launch New York Local Section - Posted January 28, 2010
Although Rupert Murdoch has touted the upcoming local New York section of his The Wall Street Journal as a direct competitor for ... [Fishbowl NY]

Journal Seeks Help from Times To Launch New York Local Section - Posted January 28, 2010
Although Rupert Murdoch has touted the upcoming local New York section of his The Wall Street Journal as a direct competitor for ... [FishbowlNY]

Another News Site Blocks NewsNow - Posted January 27, 2010
Two weeks ago, Rupert Murdoch's The Times and The Sun ... [Fishbowl NY]

Another News Site Blocks NewsNow - Posted January 27, 2010
Two weeks ago, Rupert Murdoch's The Times and The Sun ... [FishbowlNY]

WSJ's Local NY Looks Bigger Than Expected - Posted January 27, 2010
When a media company starts hiring, it makes news. And when that company is hiring more people than expected it's a cause for celebration. This fall, we were excited to learn that ... [Fishbowl NY]

WSJ's Local NY Looks Bigger Than Expected - Posted January 27, 2010
When a media company starts hiring, it makes news. And when that company is hiring more people than expected it's a cause for celebration. This fall, we were excited to learn that ... [FishbowlNY]

The Guardian's Editor Swipes At Pay Walls, Murdoch - Posted January 26, 2010
When Rupert Murdoch began to wage his war with news aggregators like Google, media critics called it either stupid, daring, or both. But with th... [Fishbowl NY]

The Guardian's Editor Swipes At Pay Walls, Murdoch - Posted January 26, 2010
When Rupert Murdoch began to wage his war with news aggregators like Google, media critics called it either stupid, daring, or both. But with th... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Wolff Practices Irresponsible Tweeting, On Purpose - Posted January 25, 2010
Over the weekend, Michael Wolff sent out a Tweet speculating that Rupert Murdoch would be selling two of his ... [Fishbowl NY]

Michael Wolff Practices Irresponsible Tweeting, On Purpose - Posted January 25, 2010
Over the weekend, Michael Wolff sent out a Tweet speculating that Rupert Murdoch would be selling two of his ... [FishbowlNY]

More On Times Online Pay Model: The Memo - Posted January 20, 2010
Although details are scarce about The New York Times' decision to launch a metered pay model on its Web site next year, announced this morning, publisher ... [Fishbowl NY]

More On Times Online Pay Model: The Memo - Posted January 20, 2010
Although details are scarce about The New York Times' decision to launch a metered pay model on its Web site next year, announced this morning, publisher ... [FishbowlNY]

New Book Reveals Inner Workings Of WSJ Takeover - Posted January 19, 2010
Be careful what you write about Rupert Murdoch or his various entities: not only will you inevitably suffer the full backlash from The New York Post... [Fishbowl NY]

New Book Reveals Inner Workings Of WSJ Takeover - Posted January 19, 2010
Be careful what you write about Rupert Murdoch or his various entities: not only will you inevitably suffer the full backlash from The New York Post... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch Headlines Next Kalb Report - Posted January 19, 2010
Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO of News Corporation, will join Marvin Kalb to share his unique perspectives on the future of journalism and the media in the next edition of The Kalb Report: Th... [FishbowlDC]

Ailes Bites Back: Freud 'Needs to See a Psychiatrist' - Posted January 14, 2010
Fox News Founder and Chairman Roger Ailes has shot back at PR executive ... [PRNewser]

Report: AP, Yahoo Close to Reaching Content Deal - Posted January 14, 2010
As reported in The Wall Street Journal earlier this morning, The Associated Press and Yahoo Inc. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Report: AP, Yahoo Close to Reaching Content Deal - Posted January 14, 2010
As reported in The Wall Street Journal earlier this morning, The Associated Press and Yahoo Inc. ... [FishbowlNY]

Ailes' Job Is Safe, News Corp. Says - Posted January 14, 2010
Reacting to Sunday's New York Times profile, and subsequent opinion... [Fishbowl NY]

Ailes' Job Is Safe, News Corp. Says - Posted January 14, 2010
Reacting to Sunday's New York Times profile, and subsequent opinion... [FishbowlNY]

Ailes to Freud: He 'Needs to See a Psychiatrist' - Posted January 14, 2010
Sunday's front-page New York Times profile of FNC founder and chairman Roger Ailes continues to be diss... [TVNewser]

Murdoch Pulls British Papers From Aggregator - Posted January 13, 2010
Looks like Rupert Murdoch is not giving up on his 2010 resolution to stop directing traffic towards any of his newspapers' Web sites. Murdoch's News In... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch Pulls British Papers From Aggregator - Posted January 13, 2010
Looks like Rupert Murdoch is not giving up on his 2010 resolution to stop directing traffic towards any of his newspapers' Web sites. Murdoch's News In... [FishbowlNY]

Google Pulls AP Stories From News Page - Posted January 12, 2010
The tension between news orgs and Google has finally come to a head after a year of growing unease and muddled Internet copyright laws. While Rupert Murdoch has been very vocal about wanting ... [Fishbowl NY]

Google Pulls AP Stories From News Page - Posted January 12, 2010
The tension between news orgs and Google has finally come to a head after a year of growing unease and muddled Internet copyright laws. While Rupert Murdoch has been very vocal about wanting ... [FishbowlNY]

No Matter How Murdoch Feels, Fox News' Roger Ailes Makes Bank - Posted January 11, 2010
A profile of Roger Ailes in The New York Times yesterday highlighted the tension between the Fox News... [Fishbowl NY]

No Matter How Murdoch Feels, Fox News' Roger Ailes Makes Bank - Posted January 11, 2010
A profile of Roger Ailes in The New York Times yesterday highlighted the tension between the Fox News... [FishbowlNY]

Matthew Freud on Roger Ailes: "Ashamed and Sickened" By Disregard of Journalistic Standards - Posted January 11, 2010
The New York Times published a front page profile piece on Fox News chief executive Roger Ailes over the weekend. After serving as a communications consultant earlier in his career, Ailes ran CNBC before t... [PRNewser]

Conan's Having a Rough Go in LA - Posted January 11, 2010
Whoever thinks New York is tough can go suck a Hummer tailpipe. This is a mean town and we need no further evidence than what's happened to Conan O'Brien. He was at the top of his game in Ne... [FishbowlLA]

Wall Street Journal Covers Corporate Beat - Posted January 7, 2010
Rupert Murdoch's Dow Jones & Co announced today that effective immediately (their words, not ours) former Dow Jones Newswires editor ... [Fishbowl NY]

Wall Street Journal Covers Corporate Beat - Posted January 7, 2010
Rupert Murdoch's Dow Jones & Co announced today that effective immediately (their words, not ours) former Dow Jones Newswires editor ... [FishbowlNY]

Scarce Print Resources Means New York Titles Fighting Over Scraps - Posted January 4, 2010
We're not really sure what to make of New York magazine blog Daily Intel's headline, "Even in Dismal Print Climate, New York Post and Daily News Couldn't Get Along." Doesn't the first part kind of necessitate the second? The history betwee... [Fishbowl NY]

Scarce Print Resources Means New York Titles Fighting Over Scraps - Posted January 4, 2010
We're not really sure what to make of New York magazine blog Daily Intel's headline, "Even in Dismal Print Climate, New York Post and Daily News Couldn't Get Along." Doesn't the first part kind of necessitate the second? The history betwee... [FishbowlNY]

Year in Review: Top 5 Pitches - Posted January 4, 2010
This latest Year in Review starts high, and goes very, very low. Our #1 pitch of the year is more of a trend, and it is a big one. While our fifth pitch on the list marks the only time we have used the word vagina in a post... 1) ... [PRNewser]

Pay Walls: What Others Can Learn From WSJ - Posted December 29, 2009
As Rupert Murdoch prepares to bring pay walls to all his News Corp. brands, he'll likely be looking to his own Wall Street Journal for guidance. Other pubs will pro... [Fishbowl NY]

Pay Walls: What Others Can Learn From WSJ - Posted December 29, 2009
As Rupert Murdoch prepares to bring pay walls to all his News Corp. brands, he'll likely be looking to his own Wall Street Journal for guidance. Other pubs will pro... [FishbowlNY]

E&P Columnist Pens Parting Blows - Posted December 29, 2009
When it was announced earlier this month that Editor & Publisher would be closing after over a century of publishing, it was the crappy cherry atop an awful y... [Fishbowl NY]

E&P Columnist Pens Parting Blows - Posted December 29, 2009
When it was announced earlier this month that Editor & Publisher would be closing after over a century of publishing, it was the crappy cherry atop an awful y... [FishbowlNY]

Pay Walls And Advertisers: Do News Orgs Have To Choose? - Posted December 29, 2009
When Long Island local newspaper Newsday decided to put its Web site behind a pay wall earlier this year, it seemed like an obvious conclusion that there wo... [Fishbowl NY]

Pay Walls And Advertisers: Do News Orgs Have To Choose? - Posted December 29, 2009
When Long Island local newspaper Newsday decided to put its Web site behind a pay wall earlier this year, it seemed like an obvious conclusion that there wo... [FishbowlNY]

Paid Content: A 2009 Buzzword Will Become Reality In 2010 - Posted December 29, 2009
Do you think it is a coincidence that The New York Times would publish a story about pay walls one day before we were prepared to cover the same topic on FishbowlNY? Not at all, since... [Fishbowl NY]

Paid Content: A 2009 Buzzword Will Become Reality In 2010 - Posted December 29, 2009
Do you think it is a coincidence that The New York Times would publish a story about pay walls one day before we were prepared to cover the same topic on FishbowlNY? Not at all, since... [FishbowlNY]

Will We Have To Live Without Fox? - Posted December 29, 2009
Right now, Time Warner and News Corp. are locked in a battle over whether the cable company will be able to continue to carry News Corp.'s seven broadcast channels. News Corp. is ... [Fishbowl NY]

Will We Have To Live Without Fox? - Posted December 29, 2009
Right now, Time Warner and News Corp. are locked in a battle over whether the cable company will be able to continue to carry News Corp.'s seven broadcast channels. News Corp. is ... [FishbowlNY]

2010: The Year Of The e-Reader Paradox - Posted December 28, 2009
You may have been reading books digitally for over a year now, you may have gotten a Kindle in your stocking this Christmas, or you may still be one of the millions of Americans who don't see the point in purchasing a giant, clunky device that seemingly performs the same functions... [Fishbowl NY]

2010: The Year Of The e-Reader Paradox - Posted December 28, 2009
You may have been reading books digitally for over a year now, you may have gotten a Kindle in your stocking this Christmas, or you may still be one of the millions of Americans who don't see the point in purchasing a giant, clunky device that seemingly performs the same functions... [FishbowlNY]

Holiday Reading: GQ's 'The Day the Journal Died' - Posted December 24, 2009
Before we sign off here for a few days, we thought we would leave you with a very interesting oral history of the sale of the Wall Street Journal to Rupert Murdoch and h... [Fishbowl NY]

Holiday Reading: GQ's 'The Day the Journal Died' - Posted December 24, 2009
Before we sign off here for a few days, we thought we would leave you with a very interesting oral history of the sale of the Wall Street Journal to Rupert Murdoch and h... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY Readers Respond: The Media's Biggest Misstep In 2009 Was Gourmet's Closing - Posted December 24, 2009
Wow, people really cared about Conde Nast's epicurean magazine Gourmet, huh? Not only did our readers vote it ... [Fishbowl NY]

FishbowlNY Readers Respond: The Media's Biggest Misstep In 2009 Was Gourmet's Closing - Posted December 24, 2009
Wow, people really cared about Conde Nast's epicurean magazine Gourmet, huh? Not only did our readers vote it ... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowNY Readers Respond: Dan Abrams The Most Influential New Yorker in 2009 - Posted December 24, 2009
When we asked our readers who influenced the New York media scene the most in 2009, some of you scoffed at our entries. "Did you seriously put ... [Fishbowl NY]

FishbowNY Readers Respond: Dan Abrams The Most Influential New Yorker in 2009 - Posted December 24, 2009
When we asked our readers who influenced the New York media scene the most in 2009, some of you scoffed at our entries. "Did you seriously put ... [FishbowlNY]

What Was The Media's Biggest Misstep in 2009? - Posted December 18, 2009
As much as we'd like to place the blame of the news publishing industry's downfall entirely on the economy, it has to be said that not every organization made the best choices during the tough year. Between Rupert Murdoch's ... [Fishbowl NY]

What Was The Media's Biggest Misstep in 2009? - Posted December 18, 2009
As much as we'd like to place the blame of the news publishing industry's downfall entirely on the economy, it has to be said that not every organization made the best choices during the tough year. Between Rupert Murdoch's ... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. Pairs With Sony To Debut Digital New York Post - Posted December 18, 2009
After all the recent rumors of Rupert Murdoch's talks with Microsoft over an exclusive search engine deal, the newest agreement announced by Murdoch's News Corp. is actually with So... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Pairs With Sony To Debut Digital New York Post - Posted December 18, 2009
After all the recent rumors of Rupert Murdoch's talks with Microsoft over an exclusive search engine deal, the newest agreement announced by Murdoch's News Corp. is actually with So... [FishbowlNY]

Who Was New York's Most Influential Media Person In 2009? - Posted December 17, 2009
If you've been keeping track, we're doing our end of the year polls here in the 'Bowl, and we're quizzing our readers about the biggest people, events, and products of 2009. Next week we're going to gather all your data and throw it out the window...no just kidding, we'll be giving... [Fishbowl NY]

Who Was New York's Most Influential Media Person In 2009? - Posted December 17, 2009
If you've been keeping track, we're doing our end of the year polls here in the 'Bowl, and we're quizzing our readers about the biggest people, events, and products of 2009. Next week we're going to gather all your data and throw it out the window...no just kidding, we'll be giving... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY Editor On The Menu: The Feud Between NYT and WSJ Goes On - Posted December 17, 2009
FishbowlNY editor Amanda Ernst joined host Jason Boog on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast this morning to talk quickly about the biggest New York media story this week:... [Fishbowl NY]

FishbowlNY Editor On The Menu: The Feud Between NYT and WSJ Goes On - Posted December 17, 2009
FishbowlNY editor Amanda Ernst joined host Jason Boog on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast this morning to talk quickly about the biggest New York media story this week:... [FishbowlNY]

Keller's Letter To Award Committee Comes To Light, Journal Responds - Posted December 16, 2009
Earlier this week, New York Times' media columnist David Carr wrote a piece summarizing the last two years at ... [Fishbowl NY]

Keller's Letter To Award Committee Comes To Light, Journal Responds - Posted December 16, 2009
Earlier this week, New York Times' media columnist David Carr wrote a piece summarizing the last two years at ... [FishbowlNY]

AdWeek Celebrates The Best Of The Aughts - Posted December 14, 2009
We're only a couple of weeks away from 2010, and that means it's time for every publication still in existence to start doing a "Best Of The Decade" list like its VH1's entire programming line-up. Lists are great because they are fun, subjective, and get people talking. We've seen Time... [Fishbowl NY]

AdWeek Celebrates The Best Of The Aughts - Posted December 14, 2009
We're only a couple of weeks away from 2010, and that means it's time for every publication still in existence to start doing a "Best Of The Decade" list like its VH1's entire programming line-up. Lists are great because they are fun, subjective, and get people talking. We've seen Time... [FishbowlNY]

Carr's Column Rekindles Rivalry Between WSJ, NYT - Posted December 14, 2009
In his "Media Equation" column today, The New York Times's David Carr took on The Wa... [Fishbowl NY]

Carr's Column Rekindles Rivalry Between WSJ, NYT - Posted December 14, 2009
In his "Media Equation" column today, The New York Times's David Carr took on The Wa... [FishbowlNY]

Content Chief Anthea Disney Leaves News Corp. - Posted December 11, 2009
Anthea Disney, News Corp.'s EVP for content, will retire at the end of this month, the company said today. After leaving ... [Fishbowl NY]

Content Chief Anthea Disney Leaves News Corp. - Posted December 11, 2009
Anthea Disney, News Corp.'s EVP for content, will retire at the end of this month, the company said today. After leaving ... [FishbowlNY]

Peter Kafka Talks "Hulu For Magazines" On The Menu - Posted December 9, 2009
Technology and the media converged today on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast, when host Jason Boog of GalleyCat and Joe Ciarallo... [Fishbowl NY]

Peter Kafka Talks "Hulu For Magazines" On The Menu - Posted December 9, 2009
Technology and the media converged today on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast, when host Jason Boog of GalleyCat and Joe Ciarallo... [FishbowlNY]

Google News Chief Swears Platform Will Not Steal Your Content - Posted December 9, 2009
For the past month, Rupert Murdoch's little kerfuffle with Google has been the center of a heated debate about how content should be aggregated. First, the ... [Fishbowl NY]

Google News Chief Swears Platform Will Not Steal Your Content - Posted December 9, 2009
For the past month, Rupert Murdoch's little kerfuffle with Google has been the center of a heated debate about how content should be aggregated. First, the ... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch Op-Ed Reinforces Defiance Against Aggregators - Posted December 8, 2009
News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch spoke last week before the Federal Trade Commission about the government intervening to save the dying media industry. He was, in short, completely against... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch Op-Ed Reinforces Defiance Against Aggregators - Posted December 8, 2009
News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch spoke last week before the Federal Trade Commission about the government intervening to save the dying media industry. He was, in short, completely against... [FishbowlNY]

Despite Naysayers, The New York Times Lives On - Posted December 8, 2009
Though it might be limping from staff cuts, proposed pay walls and taking papers like The Boston Globe off the market, somehow The New York Times Co. has managed to surviv... [Fishbowl NY]

Despite Naysayers, The New York Times Lives On - Posted December 8, 2009
Though it might be limping from staff cuts, proposed pay walls and taking papers like The Boston Globe off the market, somehow The New York Times Co. has managed to surviv... [FishbowlNY]

Publisher Consortium Finally Announce Digital Mag Venture - Posted December 8, 2009
After much speculation, a group of the biggest magazine publishers in the U.S. have finally announced a joint venture that many in the industry have been calling "Hulu for Magazines." Today, publishers Conde Nast, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Publisher Consortium Finally Announce Digital Mag Venture - Posted December 8, 2009
After much speculation, a group of the biggest magazine publishers in the U.S. have finally announced a joint venture that many in the industry have been calling "Hulu for Magazines." Today, publishers Conde Nast, ... [FishbowlNY]

NYU Media Professors Discuss Future Of Media By Looking Back - Posted December 4, 2009
Last night, New York University hosted a panel in its continuing "Primary Sources" series focusing on journalism, featuring professors and media commenters Jay Rosen and Clay Shirky. Whi... [Fishbowl NY]

NYU Media Professors Discuss Future Of Media By Looking Back - Posted December 4, 2009
Last night, New York University hosted a panel in its continuing "Primary Sources" series focusing on journalism, featuring professors and media commenters Jay Rosen and Clay Shirky. Whi... [FishbowlNY]

FTC Conference: Panelist Jim Gaines Checks In - Posted December 3, 2009
We weren't able to make the trip to Washington, D.C. ourselves for the Federal Trade Commission's two-day conference discussing the future of journalism on the Web, but we wanted to get a sense of what was going on down there anyway. So we turned to... [Fishbowl NY]

FTC Conference: Panelist Jim Gaines Checks In - Posted December 3, 2009
We weren't able to make the trip to Washington, D.C. ourselves for the Federal Trade Commission's two-day conference discussing the future of journalism on the Web, but we wanted to get a sense of what was going on down there anyway. So we turned to... [FishbowlNY]

Can Google Be The Answer To Newspapers Problems? - Posted December 3, 2009
While Rupert Murdoch sits alone in his News Corp. castle with shoes three sizes too small, demanding that ... [Fishbowl NY]

Can Google Be The Answer To Newspapers Problems? - Posted December 3, 2009
While Rupert Murdoch sits alone in his News Corp. castle with shoes three sizes too small, demanding that ... [FishbowlNY]

Google CEO Takes To WSJ To Defend Google News - Posted December 3, 2009
What do you to when one of media's most recognizable executives -- News Corporation CEO Rupert Murdoch -- accuses your company of stealing its content? You take to one of... [PRNewser]

PRWeek Takes Google's Option To Pull Content From Google News - Posted December 2, 2009
One of the ways - OK, the only way - we've been reading PRWeek as of late is to cut and paste the headline of a story into Google News and bypass their subscription wall. This little trick - which also works with The Wall Street Journal and other publications, is... [PRNewser]

Morning Reading List 12.02.09 - Posted December 2, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! A very happy anniversary to one of Fishbowl's fav. couples, Jack and ... [FishbowlDC]

Gibson Set To Leave "World News" Dec 18|Reader's Digest Looks To Exit Ch. 11|Huffington Takes On Murdoch Before FTC|NatGeo Puts Adventure On The Block - Posted December 1, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [Fishbowl NY]

Gibson Set To Leave "World News" Dec 18|Reader's Digest Looks To Exit Ch. 11|Huffington Takes On Murdoch Before FTC|NatGeo Puts Adventure On The Block - Posted December 1, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [FishbowlNY]

New York Post Hit With Second Discrimination Suit - Posted December 1, 2009
New York Post senior reporter Austin Fenner was fired from the paper on November 9, the same day that a former colleague, Sandra Guzman, filed a... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Post Hit With Second Discrimination Suit - Posted December 1, 2009
New York Post senior reporter Austin Fenner was fired from the paper on November 9, the same day that a former colleague, Sandra Guzman, filed a... [FishbowlNY]

Tis The Season...For Person Of The Year Polls - Posted December 1, 2009
Since it's now December (eek) the year that was 2009 is coming to a close. And you know what that means: for the next few weeks, end of the year lists and "best of" retrospectives will be filling up all of the magazines and Web sites that we love to read. In... [Fishbowl NY]

Tis The Season...For Person Of The Year Polls - Posted December 1, 2009
Since it's now December (eek) the year that was 2009 is coming to a close. And you know what that means: for the next few weeks, end of the year lists and "best of" retrospectives will be filling up all of the magazines and Web sites that we love to read. In... [FishbowlNY]

FTC Guidelines Go Into Effect Tomorrow|Nieman Foundation Founds New Fellowship For Business Journos|Lachlan Murdoch Bids For Nielsen Titles|AP Names New Beirut Bureau Chief - Posted November 30, 2009
PRNewser: The new FTC guidelines ... [Fishbowl NY]

FTC Guidelines Go Into Effect Tomorrow|Nieman Foundation Founds New Fellowship For Business Journos|Lachlan Murdoch Bids For Nielsen Titles|AP Names New Beirut Bureau Chief - Posted November 30, 2009
PRNewser: The new FTC guidelines ... [FishbowlNY]

Everyone Still Wary Of Murdoch's Bing Deal - Posted November 30, 2009
The big news right before Thanksgiving turned us all into sleepy zombies was Rupert Murdoch's plans to take all his News Corp. and ... [Fishbowl NY]

Everyone Still Wary Of Murdoch's Bing Deal - Posted November 30, 2009
The big news right before Thanksgiving turned us all into sleepy zombies was Rupert Murdoch's plans to take all his News Corp. and ... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Wolff: "Literate people should boycott books" - Posted November 25, 2009
Rupert Murdoch biographer Michael Wolff (pictured, via) chastised the publishing industry in a ... [GalleyCat]

Other Media Companies Look To Join Murdoch's Google Block - Posted November 24, 2009
Other media companies are looking to follow the lead of Rupert Murdoch-owned News Corp., ... [Fishbowl NY]

Other Media Companies Look To Join Murdoch's Google Block - Posted November 24, 2009
Other media companies are looking to follow the lead of Rupert Murdoch-owned News Corp., ... [FishbowlNY]

Microsoft Finds A Chink in Google's Armor Named News Corp. - Posted November 23, 2009
Two weeks ago, Rupert Murdoch announced that he would be taking content from his News Corp entities like The Wall ... [Fishbowl NY]

Microsoft Finds A Chink in Google's Armor Named News Corp. - Posted November 23, 2009
Two weeks ago, Rupert Murdoch announced that he would be taking content from his News Corp entities like The Wall ... [FishbowlNY]

On The Menu: New Moon, Rupert Murdoch Dissing Google and Glenn Beck - Posted November 23, 2009
It's the start of a short week, and the promise of turkey is making it difficult for us to concentrate on today's media news. Thankfully, Jason Boog of GalleyCat and ... [Fishbowl NY]

On The Menu: New Moon, Rupert Murdoch Dissing Google and Glenn Beck - Posted November 23, 2009
It's the start of a short week, and the promise of turkey is making it difficult for us to concentrate on today's media news. Thankfully, Jason Boog of GalleyCat and ... [FishbowlNY]

The Next Oprah|WashingtonPost.com Layoffs|Harbinger Cuts NYTCo. Stake|James Murdoch's Thoughts On Papers - Posted November 20, 2009
View more news videos at: http://www.nbcchicago.com/video.... [Fishbowl NY]

The Next Oprah|WashingtonPost.com Layoffs|Harbinger Cuts NYTCo. Stake|James Murdoch's Thoughts On Papers - Posted November 20, 2009
View more news videos at: http://www.nbcchicago.com/video.... [FishbowlNY]

Business Journals' Readership Up, Despite Cutbacks - Posted November 20, 2009
You'd never know it from the cuts across the board being made at publishers like Time Inc. and Forbes Media, but some of these companies' titles are seeing a... [Fishbowl NY]

Business Journals' Readership Up, Despite Cutbacks - Posted November 20, 2009
You'd never know it from the cuts across the board being made at publishers like Time Inc. and Forbes Media, but some of these companies' titles are seeing a... [FishbowlNY]

Are News Corp's PR Changes and Rupert Murdoch's Recent Gaffes Related? - Posted November 19, 2009
Earlier this week, we reported that News Corporation chief marketer Gary Ginsberg, who also has a crisis communication... [PRNewser]

PRNewser's Joe Ciarallo Talks Today's Media Headlines On The Menu - Posted November 19, 2009
Today on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast, hosts Jason Boog of GalleyCat and AgencySpy's ... [Fishbowl NY]

PRNewser's Joe Ciarallo Talks Today's Media Headlines On The Menu - Posted November 19, 2009
Today on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast, hosts Jason Boog of GalleyCat and AgencySpy's ... [FishbowlNY]

Slim, Murdoch Don't Regret Newspaper Investments|YouTube Direct|Zuckerman's $150M Printing Press Investment|Newspaper Box Dance Parties - Posted November 17, 2009
... [Fishbowl NY]

Slim, Murdoch Don't Regret Newspaper Investments|YouTube Direct|Zuckerman's $150M Printing Press Investment|Newspaper Box Dance Parties - Posted November 17, 2009
... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp's Top Marketer Gary Ginsberg To Step Down - Posted November 17, 2009
News Corporation Executive Vice President of Global Marketing and Corporate Affairs, Gary Ginsberg, will leave the company at the end of the year... [PRNewser]

New Yorkers Less Willing To Pay For Content Than Rest of Country - Posted November 16, 2009
The New York Times posted an article yesterday on the hesitancy of Americans, compared to other countries' citizens, to pay for news they read online. This has been an issue we've seen come ... [Fishbowl NY]

New Yorkers Less Willing To Pay For Content Than Rest of Country - Posted November 16, 2009
The New York Times posted an article yesterday on the hesitancy of Americans, compared to other countries' citizens, to pay for news they read online. This has been an issue we've seen come ... [FishbowlNY]

Dow Jones Taps McKinsey & Co. - Posted November 16, 2009
After Conde Nast hired consultants McKinsey & Co. to help "realign" the magazine publisher's business, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Dow Jones Taps McKinsey & Co. - Posted November 16, 2009
After Conde Nast hired consultants McKinsey & Co. to help "realign" the magazine publisher's business, ... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. Digital Chief: Content Will Be Gone From Google Soon - Posted November 13, 2009
One day after Rupert Murdoch's number two Chase Carey was quizzed... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Digital Chief: Content Will Be Gone From Google Soon - Posted November 13, 2009
One day after Rupert Murdoch's number two Chase Carey was quizzed... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp.'s Carey: Consistency For Pay Walls Is Key - Posted November 12, 2009
When Chase Carey speaks, the media world listens. And rightfully so. As Rupert Murdoch's number two, News Corp.'s CO... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp.'s Carey: Consistency For Pay Walls Is Key - Posted November 12, 2009
When Chase Carey speaks, the media world listens. And rightfully so. As Rupert Murdoch's number two, News Corp.'s CO... [FishbowlNY]

Fired Post Editor Comes Forwards With Allegations - Posted November 10, 2009
Rupert Murdoch just can't catch a break these days: He's waging war against Google... [Fishbowl NY]

Fired Post Editor Comes Forwards With Allegations - Posted November 10, 2009
Rupert Murdoch just can't catch a break these days: He's waging war against Google... [FishbowlNY]

Google Responds To Murdoch's Threats: Bring It - Posted November 10, 2009
Yesterday, Australian media mogul Rupert Murdoch complained that News Corp.'s content was being "stolen" by search... [Fishbowl NY]

Google Responds To Murdoch's Threats: Bring It - Posted November 10, 2009
Yesterday, Australian media mogul Rupert Murdoch complained that News Corp.'s content was being "stolen" by search... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch on Glenn Beck's 'Racist' Comment - Posted November 9, 2009
In an interview with Sky News Australia, News Corp. chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch responded to a question about Glenn Beck's comment from July when Beck said he believed President Obama is "a racist." ... [TVNewser]

Video: News Corp. Gets Grinchy With Google - Posted November 9, 2009
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Video: News Corp. Gets Grinchy With Google - Posted November 9, 2009
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Arianna Huffington To PR Pros: 'The Press Release Is Becoming Obsolete' - Posted November 9, 2009
Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington addressed the PRSA International Conference in San Diego yesterday. Speaking to a variety of topics, Huffin... [PRNewser]

Wanda Sykes on FOX, Makes Fox News a Punchline - Posted November 9, 2009
Wanda Sykes' new show premiered Saturday night on FOX-TV, and for much of the show the comedienne took shots at Fox News and conservative talkers. Sykes began her monologue with, "Let me be the first person on FOX not to pick on President Obama." From there, most of the sho... [TVNewser]

Murdoch: Pay Walls May Come Later Than Promised - Posted November 5, 2009
A few months ago, there was much ado about Ne... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch: Pay Walls May Come Later Than Promised - Posted November 5, 2009
A few months ago, there was much ado about Ne... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. Papers Struggle In Q1 - Posted November 5, 2009
As more media companies report their earnings for the most recent financial period, we're starting to get a better pictures of the state of the industry. Yesterday, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. ... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Papers Struggle In Q1 - Posted November 5, 2009
As more media companies report their earnings for the most recent financial period, we're starting to get a better pictures of the state of the industry. Yesterday, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. ... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch on FNC/MSNBC: 'When They Stop, We'll Stop' - Posted November 4, 2009
During his earnings call this afternoon, News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch was asked about the MSNBC/Fox News war of words. According to a transcript from AllThingsD's Peter Kafka: Q: What's up with MSNBC-Fox News truce, which appears to be broken? Murdoch: We d... [TVNewser]

Wall Street Journal Looks To Hire Local NY Reporters - Posted November 3, 2009
Good news: Someone is actually hiring, and (surprise!) it's a member of the flailing business press. Just a few days after announcing the closure of its Boston bureau, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Wall Street Journal Looks To Hire Local NY Reporters - Posted November 3, 2009
Good news: Someone is actually hiring, and (surprise!) it's a member of the flailing business press. Just a few days after announcing the closure of its Boston bureau, ... [FishbowlNY]

Wall Street Journal Launches Site Aimed At Coeds - Posted October 27, 2009
The Wall Street Journal has always been ahead of the curve when it comes putting their chronicles online...and making a buck off of it. Dow Jones was one of the first publishers ... [Fishbowl NY]

Wall Street Journal Launches Site Aimed At Coeds - Posted October 27, 2009
The Wall Street Journal has always been ahead of the curve when it comes putting their chronicles online...and making a buck off of it. Dow Jones was one of the first publishers ... [FishbowlNY]

Where Rupert Murdoch & Jeff Zucker Spent their Sunday - Posted October 26, 2009
Media titan Rupert Murdoch and wife Wendi Deng, along with Barbara Walters, NBCU chief Jeff Zucker, Joy and ... [TVNewser]

WSJ Tries New Pay Model Targeted To "Professionals" - Posted October 21, 2009
Everyone agrees. The business model employed by media companies is broken. As advertising revenue dwindles, newspapers and magazines find themselves searching for additional sources of income. One option: charging readers for access to content. But it has become generally accepted that readers won't pay for just any content, especially things they... [Fishbowl NY]

WSJ Tries New Pay Model Targeted To "Professionals" - Posted October 21, 2009
Everyone agrees. The business model employed by media companies is broken. As advertising revenue dwindles, newspapers and magazines find themselves searching for additional sources of income. One option: charging readers for access to content. But it has become generally accepted that readers won't pay for just any content, especially things they... [FishbowlNY]

White House v. Fox News: Carey, Gardiner, Leno - Posted October 21, 2009
At the B&C OnScreen Media Summit in Manhattan this morning, News Corp. COO and deputy chairman Chase Carey said of the Fox News/White House fight, "It's probably been PR and marketing we couldn't have bought." Meanwhile, ... [TVNewser]

Howard Rubenstein One of New York's Power Dozen - Posted October 19, 2009
New York magazine placed Howard Rubenstein in very elite company this week, including him their Power Dozen, a list anchored by mayor Mike Blo... [PRNewser]

FNC Liberal Pundit Marc Lamont Hill Fired - Posted October 16, 2009
THR reports that Fox News liberal commentator Marc Lamont Hill has been fired from Fox News. At an annual News Corp. meeting today, chairman Rupert Murdoch is said to have "revea... [TVNewser]

On The Menu: BusinessWeek Sale, Conde's Lost $1B And MySpace Devalued - Posted October 14, 2009
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On The Menu: BusinessWeek Sale, Conde's Lost $1B And MySpace Devalued - Posted October 14, 2009
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AP's Curley, Murdoch: Get Ready To Pay Up - Posted October 9, 2009
Two days after proposing that some people will have to pay a premium to get certain news first, the Associated Press's CEO ... [Fishbowl NY]

AP's Curley, Murdoch: Get Ready To Pay Up - Posted October 9, 2009
Two days after proposing that some people will have to pay a premium to get certain news first, the Associated Press's CEO ... [FishbowlNY]

AP News Boss Tom Curley Has a Brilliant Idea - Posted October 9, 2009
At the World Media Summit in Beijing, Tom Curly and Rupert Murdoch gave speeches about pay content. Murdoch's sounded menacing and ... [FishbowlLA]

NY Association Of Black Journalists Speaks Out Against Post's Firing Of Guzman - Posted October 8, 2009
Earlier this week we learned that The New York Post has laid off associate editor ... [Fishbowl NY]

NY Association Of Black Journalists Speaks Out Against Post's Firing Of Guzman - Posted October 8, 2009
Earlier this week we learned that The New York Post has laid off associate editor ... [FishbowlNY]

Hearst Digital Exec: "Happy To Work With PR" - Posted October 6, 2009
PRNewser stopped by mediabistro's annual event for women's magazine editors last night, Desert and Discourse, and caught up with Nicole Stagg, Senior Director, Content & Product Strategy for Digital Media at Hearst. Stagg is the founding editor of ... [PRNewser]

Conde Nast Traveler Shows Travel Industry How To Save The World - Posted September 21, 2009
Today, we spent some time at Conde Nast Traveler's World Savers Congress, a conference that gathered members of the tourism and travel industries that are trying to make a difference in the world t... [Fishbowl NY]

Conde Nast Traveler Shows Travel Industry How To Save The World - Posted September 21, 2009
Today, we spent some time at Conde Nast Traveler's World Savers Congress, a conference that gathered members of the tourism and travel industries that are trying to make a difference in the world t... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List 09.21.09 - Posted September 21, 2009
The Greater Washington Fashion Chamber of Commerce toasts Kiki Ryan's new position with Politico at the Silver Spring home of Jessica Hoy on Sunday. Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading Lis... [FishbowlDC]

The Newsers That Make Esquire Really Happy - Posted September 19, 2009
Esquire published its list of the "75 Best People in the World" this week: "This is a list of men and women who, by virtue of skill or character, make us happy " happy that they're among us, happy that they do what they do, happy that they're successful.... [TVNewser]

PRNewser on Morning Media Menu - Posted September 16, 2009
Yours truly co-hosted today's Morning Media Menu podcast with GalleyCat editor Jason Boog. Our guest today was Ethan Brown, a freelance journalist and author of "... [PRNewser]

Brown's Tome Hits Stands|Wasserstein Pulls Out Of BusinessWeek Bidding|Forbes.com Tries Palm Pre App|WSJ Ready To Charge For Mobile Content|"Regis & Kelly" Producer Gelman Dishes - Posted September 15, 2009
GalleyCat: Dan Brown's long-awaited novel, The Lost Symbol hit bookstores today. BusinessWeek: ... [Fishbowl NY]

Brown's Tome Hits Stands|Wasserstein Pulls Out Of BusinessWeek Bidding|Forbes.com Tries Palm Pre App|WSJ Ready To Charge For Mobile Content|"Regis & Kelly" Producer Gelman Dishes - Posted September 15, 2009
GalleyCat: Dan Brown's long-awaited novel, The Lost Symbol hit bookstores today. BusinessWeek: ... [FishbowlNY]

Post Unveils New Web Site - Posted September 8, 2009
We've always found The New York Post's Web site distracting, difficult to navigate and hard to read -- quite the opposite of the print version. But this week, the Post is sporting a new online look at ... [Fishbowl NY]

Post Unveils New Web Site - Posted September 8, 2009
We've always found The New York Post's Web site distracting, difficult to navigate and hard to read -- quite the opposite of the print version. But this week, the Post is sporting a new online look at ... [FishbowlNY]

Family Guy's Seth MacFarlane Takes Shots at Fox News - Posted August 19, 2009
In this month's issue of Playboy -- don't ask -- "Family Guy" creator and FOX comedy mastermind Seth MacFarlane, had some interesting things to say about Rupert Murdoch... [TVNewser]

Time's Luscombe Weighs In On Murdoch's Pay Wall Plans - Posted August 12, 2009
David Carr of The New York Times already had his say about... [Fishbowl NY]

Time's Luscombe Weighs In On Murdoch's Pay Wall Plans - Posted August 12, 2009
David Carr of The New York Times already had his say about... [FishbowlNY]

Local Newspapers Fight To Survive, But Are They Going About It The Right Way? - Posted August 12, 2009
This weekend, while reading Michael Sokolove's New York Times Magazine story ... [Fishbowl NY]

Local Newspapers Fight To Survive, But Are They Going About It The Right Way? - Posted August 12, 2009
This weekend, while reading Michael Sokolove's New York Times Magazine story ... [FishbowlNY]

NYT's Carr Dissects Murdochs Pay Wall Plans - Posted August 10, 2009
In his column this week, New York Times media critic David Carr took on News Corp. head honcho ... [Fishbowl NY]

NYT's Carr Dissects Murdochs Pay Wall Plans - Posted August 10, 2009
In his column this week, New York Times media critic David Carr took on News Corp. head honcho ... [FishbowlNY]

A Temporary Resumption of the O'Reilly-Olbermann Feud? Don't Bet on It - Posted August 8, 2009
A week after a story appeared on A1 of the NYTimes, Brian Stelter updates his reporting with new information (this time on B1) and reiterates the original premise: attempts are being made to salvage "what was essentially a cease-fire between MSNBC and the Fox News Channel." The long-running feud, Stelter writes,... [TVNewser]

Publishing Vet Don Linn Chats About Murdoch, HarperCollins & Quartet Press On The Menu - Posted August 6, 2009
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Publishing Vet Don Linn Chats About Murdoch, HarperCollins & Quartet Press On The Menu - Posted August 6, 2009
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Morning Reading List 08.06.09 - Posted August 6, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. What we know and what we're reading this Thursday ... [FishbowlDC]

Would You Pay To Read NYPost.com? - Posted August 6, 2009
Yesterday during News Corp.'s fourth quarter and year-end earning conference call, CEO Rupert Murdoch said the Web sites for his newspapers, which include ... [Fishbowl NY]

Would You Pay To Read NYPost.com? - Posted August 6, 2009
Yesterday during News Corp.'s fourth quarter and year-end earning conference call, CEO Rupert Murdoch said the Web sites for his newspapers, which include ... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News a Bright Spot in Bleak News Corp. Earnings Report - Posted August 5, 2009
News Corp. reported full year adjusted operating income of $3.6 billion, a 32.5% fiscal-year drop. For Q4, the media conglomerate posted a loss of $203 million, compared with earnings of $1.1 billion a year ago. Chairman Rupert Murdoch singled out the success of Fox N... [TVNewser]

Olbermann Names Stelter, O'Reilly & Murdoch The Worst|Andersen Blogs At Time.com|The Cheapest & Most Expensive Mags|Time Warner Gets Ready To Dump AOL|Cronkite Myths: Debunked - Posted August 4, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Econ... [Fishbowl NY]

Olbermann Names Stelter, O'Reilly & Murdoch The Worst|Andersen Blogs At Time.com|The Cheapest & Most Expensive Mags|Time Warner Gets Ready To Dump AOL|Cronkite Myths: Debunked - Posted August 4, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Econ... [FishbowlNY]

FNC vs. MSNBC: Immelt and Ailes Meet; Agree to End Personal Attacks. Source: "Zucker Prolonged the Assault on Immelt for Another Year" - Posted August 3, 2009
Exclusive: TVNewser has learned talks of a cease-fire between Fox News and MSNBC, reported in both the Los Angeles Times and New York Times Friday afternoon, actually began in early 200... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 08.03.09 - Posted August 3, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. What we know and what we're reading this Monday mo... [FishbowlDC]

Do MSNBC and Fox News Have a Deal? - Posted July 31, 2009
> Update: The NYTimes is running a front-page story on this tomorrow m... [TVNewser]

Amazon Buys Zappos|Editor: James Murdoch Approved Settlements In Cell-Tapping Scandal|How 3 Papers Handle Online Commenting|Page Six Seeks Reporter|It's Not Too Soon To Joke About McKinsey & Conde Nast - Posted July 22, 2009
WebNewser: Amazon.com ... [Fishbowl NY]

Amazon Buys Zappos|Editor: James Murdoch Approved Settlements In Cell-Tapping Scandal|How 3 Papers Handle Online Commenting|Page Six Seeks Reporter|It's Not Too Soon To Joke About McKinsey & Conde Nast - Posted July 22, 2009
WebNewser: Amazon.com ... [FishbowlNY]

Internet Week Announces 2010 Dates - Posted July 22, 2009
Get your 2010 calendars ready: the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences and the Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting today announced the dates for next year's Internet Week. The event will kick off on June 7, 2010, culminating with the 14th Annual Webby Awards on June 14. This year's... [Fishbowl NY]

Internet Week Announces 2010 Dates - Posted July 22, 2009
Get your 2010 calendars ready: the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences and the Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting today announced the dates for next year's Internet Week. The event will kick off on June 7, 2010, culminating with the 14th Annual Webby Awards on June 14. This year's... [FishbowlNY]

AllYou.com Relaunches|Roker Ready To Set Alarm Hour Earlier|Murdoch To Buy Daily News?|Tips For Freelancers|Consumers May Be Willing To Pay For Web Videos - Posted July 14, 2009
The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;... [Fishbowl NY]

AllYou.com Relaunches|Roker Ready To Set Alarm Hour Earlier|Murdoch To Buy Daily News?|Tips For Freelancers|Consumers May Be Willing To Pay For Web Videos - Posted July 14, 2009
The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;... [FishbowlNY]

Observer Owner Kushner Laments The State Of The Media In NY Mag - Posted July 14, 2009
This week, New York magazine takes an in-depth look at New York Observer owner ... [Fishbowl NY]

Observer Owner Kushner Laments The State Of The Media In NY Mag - Posted July 14, 2009
This week, New York magazine takes an in-depth look at New York Observer owner ... [FishbowlNY]

Just Kidding! Scotland Yard No Longer Investigating Murdoch's Brit Papers - Posted July 10, 2009
Shortly after announcing that it would investigate allegations of cell phone hacking made by British newspaper The Guardian... [Fishbowl NY]

Just Kidding! Scotland Yard No Longer Investigating Murdoch's Brit Papers - Posted July 10, 2009
Shortly after announcing that it would investigate allegations of cell phone hacking made by British newspaper The Guardian... [FishbowlNY]

Publishing Consultant Richard Nash Talks Paying For Online Content On The Menu: Focus On Creating Community - Posted July 10, 2009
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Publishing Consultant Richard Nash Talks Paying For Online Content On The Menu: Focus On Creating Community - Posted July 10, 2009
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Murdoch Dodges Questions About Scandal In FBN Interview|HuffPo Investigative Editor Roberts Reveals Plans|Keller Answers Time's 10 Questions - Posted July 9, 2009
TVNewser: In an interview with F... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch Dodges Questions About Scandal In FBN Interview|HuffPo Investigative Editor Roberts Reveals Plans|Keller Answers Time's 10 Questions - Posted July 9, 2009
TVNewser: In an interview with F... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch: "I'm Not Talking About That Issue at All Today" - Posted July 9, 2009
All the media moguls are in Sun Valley, Idaho this week for the annual Allen & Co. conference. NBCU's Jeff Zucker has already been on CNBC saying... [TVNewser]

Cell Phone Hacking Allegations Against Murdoch's British Papers Get Investigated - Posted July 9, 2009
Yesterday, U.K. newspaper The Guardian published a story revealing that Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper subsidiary News Group News papers had paid more than £1 million ($1.4 million) to settle claims that its reporters had illegally hac... [Fishbowl NY]

Cell Phone Hacking Allegations Against Murdoch's British Papers Get Investigated - Posted July 9, 2009
Yesterday, U.K. newspaper The Guardian published a story revealing that Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper subsidiary News Group News papers had paid more than £1 million ($1.4 million) to settle claims that its reporters had illegally hac... [FishbowlNY]

Journal Looks To Develop New York-Centric Culture Pages - Posted July 8, 2009
Since snatching up The Wall Street Journal last year, Rupert Murdoch has made a few changes -- in an attempt to expand the business paper into a more general interest read. Now, Th... [Fishbowl NY]

Journal Looks To Develop New York-Centric Culture Pages - Posted July 8, 2009
Since snatching up The Wall Street Journal last year, Rupert Murdoch has made a few changes -- in an attempt to expand the business paper into a more general interest read. Now, Th... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch On CNBC's On-Air Talent: "We Don't Think They're All That Good" - Posted July 3, 2009
In an interview with TheStreet.com, News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch is asked about Fox Business Network rival CNBC: Question: Are you annoyed you don't own CNBC? Murdoch... [TVNewser]

Roger Friedman Sues Murdoch for Wrongful Termination - Posted June 30, 2009
From Huffpo: Fired Fox News entertainment columnist Roger Friedman filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against Fox News, News Corp, 20th Century Fox and ... [FishbowlLA]

Weekly Standard Sold To Clarity Media Group, Examiner's Owner - Posted June 17, 2009
In a move that was speculated about on this blog and others, Clarity Media Group, which also owns the Washington Examiner, has officially aquired The Weekly Standard. This move was announced in a press release today by Clarity Media Group CEO Ryan McKibben... [FishbowlDC]

Wall Street Journal Moves On - Posted June 11, 2009
Tomorrow, The Wall Street Journal will complete its move from its home downtown to News Corp.'s corporate headquarters at 1211 Avenue of the Americas. In advance of the move fro... [Fishbowl NY]

Wall Street Journal Moves On - Posted June 11, 2009
Tomorrow, The Wall Street Journal will complete its move from its home downtown to News Corp.'s corporate headquarters at 1211 Avenue of the Americas. In advance of the move fro... [FishbowlNY]

Sizeable Layoffs On The Horizon For MySpace - Posted June 11, 2009
We feel somewhat responsible for this, having abandoned MySpace for Facebook sometime last year. Still, they sold out to Rupert Murdoch. They relocated to Beverly Hills. They put HTML in the hands of hormonal 13-year-olds hopped up on Twilight trailers, for the love of god- ... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List 06.11.09 - Posted June 11, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. What we know and what we're reading this Thursday... [FishbowlDC]

Is Murdoch Considering Selling Weekly Standard to Washington Examiner Owner? - Posted June 10, 2009
The LA Times reports Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. could be close to selling the conservative magazine the Weekly Standard to "media mogul" Philip Anschutz, citing "people familiar with the situation." Anschutz's Clar... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Menu Podcast Turns Six Months Old - Posted June 9, 2009
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Morning Media Menu Podcast Turns Six Months Old - Posted June 9, 2009
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Murdoch: Newspapers Will Be Digital Within 10 Years - Posted June 9, 2009
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Murdoch: Newspapers Will Be Digital Within 10 Years - Posted June 9, 2009
<embed type='application/x-shockwave-flash' src='http://foxnews1.a.mms.mavenapps.net/mms/rt/1/site/foxnews1-foxbusiness-pub01-live/current/videolandingpage/fullPlayer/client/embedded/embedded.swf' id='mediumFlashEmbedded' pluginspage='http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer' bgcolor='#000000' allowScriptAccess='always' allowFullScreen='true' quality='high' name='FOX Business' play='false'... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List 06.09.09 - Posted June 9, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. What we know and what we're reading this Tuesday ... [FishbowlDC]

How Many Media Moguls Can Fit Onto A NYC Rooftop? - Posted June 5, 2009
Valleywag's Ryan Tate has the wrap on last night's Founder's Club Internet Week bash here in New York: There were so many old-media bigwigs at the Internet Week event, it's surprising there were any admission badges left for Web startups. Bonnie Fuller, ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Examining The "Morning Joe"-Starbucks Partnership|NBC Accused Of Violating Pool Rules|Wise Words For Graduating J-School Students|DirecTV CEO May Return To News Corp.|NYT Magazine Shrinks - Posted June 1, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Econ... [Fishbowl NY]

Examining The "Morning Joe"-Starbucks Partnership|NBC Accused Of Violating Pool Rules|Wise Words For Graduating J-School Students|DirecTV CEO May Return To News Corp.|NYT Magazine Shrinks - Posted June 1, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Econ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List 05.29.09 - Posted May 29, 2009
TGIF FishbowlDC! Short weeks always seem the longest to me... Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Here's what we're reading this Friday morning... NEWSPAPERS | RADIO | WEB | NEWS... [FishbowlDC]

Rupert Murdoch Serenaded: "You Hired Glenn Beck to Ruin the Republicans" - Posted May 27, 2009
The Wall Street Journal's All Things D Conference is going on in Carlsband, California this week. Look for coverage from Fox Business Network's Brian Sullivan. He'll be interviewing Microsoft's Steve Ballmer, Dallas mavericks owner [... [TVNewser]

News Corp. Papers Have Difficult Q3 - Posted May 7, 2009
News Corp. released its third quarter earnings numbers yesterday, and although Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch mentioned cable network programming -- and FOX N... [Fishbowl NY]

News Corp. Papers Have Difficult Q3 - Posted May 7, 2009
News Corp. released its third quarter earnings numbers yesterday, and although Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch mentioned cable network programming -- and FOX N... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List 05.07.09 - Posted May 7, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartM - Th 11p / 10c... [FishbowlDC]

British Tabloid Is Too Hot For The iPhone - Posted May 6, 2009
Naked "Page 3 Girls" have helped Rupert Murdoch's British tabloid The Sun sell papers for 40 years now, but they're not helping the paper break into the mobile marketplace. The Sun was set to be included in Newspaper(s), an iPhone app ... [Fishbowl NY]

British Tabloid Is Too Hot For The iPhone - Posted May 6, 2009
Naked "Page 3 Girls" have helped Rupert Murdoch's British tabloid The Sun sell papers for 40 years now, but they're not helping the paper break into the mobile marketplace. The Sun was set to be included in Newspaper(s), an iPhone app ... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News Boosts Otherwise Dismal Q3 for News Corp. - Posted May 6, 2009
News Corp. Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch singles out Fox News Channel in the company's third quarter earnings report, released after the closing bell today. "Our Cable Network Programming segment showed remarkable growth, led by the FOX News Channel which nearly doubled its operating income over the year ago quarter," said... [TVNewser]

Today on the Menu: Can The Kindle Save Newspapers? - Posted May 6, 2009
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Today on the Menu: Can The Kindle Save Newspapers? - Posted May 6, 2009
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David Gregory Is Looking Good|Another Price Hike For The NYT|Layoffs At The Onion|Rupert Murdoch Fears No Recession|The New York Times Thanks Staff For Taking Pay Cuts - Posted May 5, 2009
Webnewser... [Fishbowl NY]

David Gregory Is Looking Good|Another Price Hike For The NYT|Layoffs At The Onion|Rupert Murdoch Fears No Recession|The New York Times Thanks Staff For Taking Pay Cuts - Posted May 5, 2009
Webnewser... [FishbowlNY]

Newspaper Circulation Falls Another Seven Percent - Posted April 27, 2009
The Audit Bureau of Circulations released its report on the state of the newspaper industry for the six-month period ending March 31, 2009 and findings ... [Fishbowl NY]

Newspaper Circulation Falls Another Seven Percent - Posted April 27, 2009
The Audit Bureau of Circulations released its report on the state of the newspaper industry for the six-month period ending March 31, 2009 and findings ... [FishbowlNY]

FNC's John Moody Moves to News Corp., Michael Clemente to Oversee Editorial - Posted April 14, 2009
Breaking: TVNewser has learned John Moody, the executive VP of News-editorial for Fox News Channel is leaving the network for a position with FNC-parent News Corp. Moody, known for sending out a daily editorial note to the staff, made the announcement in that note thi... [TVNewser]

Bob Schieffer on Bernard Goldberg's Criticisms. Helen Thomas on Being "A Liberal" - Posted April 11, 2009
Well, it's Saturday, and while cleaning out the 'ole inbox, we came across this from SeattlePI.com's Big Blog - a write-up on Monday's Bob Schieffer and Helen Thomas appearance at a luncheon in Seattle sponsored by ... [TVNewser]

AP Is Not Going To Indulge Taking Anymore - Posted April 7, 2009
Say it with me folks, "We are mad as hell, and we are not going to take it any more." Sound familiar? Like a quote from an Academy Award winning movie about the demise of news? Yeah, well Associated Press chairman Dean Singleton is spouting the same sentiments... [MediaJobsDaily]

Murdoch Bearish on Economy, Bullish on Cable - Posted April 3, 2009
News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch spoke at the NCTA's Cable Show convention in Washington, D.C. yesterday. And while he's not hopeful about an economic turnaround in the near term, "I don't think anyone has the answer if we're coming out of it this year, next year or in five years' time,"... [TVNewser]

FoxNation.com: "A Mix Between the Huffington Post and Drudge" - Posted March 30, 2009
WaPo's Howard Kurtz talks with Fox News execs about the news channel's new Website, TheFoxNation.com. The Web site will attempt to emulate the social aspects of Facebook -- as well as MySpace, which, like Fox,... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Rupe Goes Local, Brooklyn-Style - Posted March 11, 2009
More than a few people found yesterday's NYO report that Rupert Murdoch has purchased ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe Goes Local, Brooklyn-Style - Posted March 11, 2009
More than a few people found yesterday's NYO report that Rupert Murdoch has purchased ... [FishbowlNY]

Chernin, Murdoch, and News Corp.: The Son Also Rises? - Posted March 5, 2009
Scoopmeister Nikki Finke is opining on the upcoming departure of Peter Chernin, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Chernin, Murdoch, and News Corp.: The Son Also Rises? - Posted March 5, 2009
Scoopmeister Nikki Finke is opining on the upcoming departure of Peter Chernin, ... [FishbowlNY]

D.C.'s Top Twitterers, Rupert's Apology on the Menu - Posted February 24, 2009
... [TVNewser]

Rupe's Memo Announcing Chernin's Departure - Posted February 24, 2009
Rupert Murdoch is certainly dominating the media headlines these days. As we mentioned earlie... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe's Memo Announcing Chernin's Departure - Posted February 24, 2009
Rupert Murdoch is certainly dominating the media headlines these days. As we mentioned earlie... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch Apologizes for Stimulus Writing Monkey Getting Gunned Down By Police (So Humorous It Caused a Week Long Protest) Cartoon - Posted February 24, 2009
How often does a New York paper engaged the Klan? Not too often. Rupert Murdoch, not being big on apologizing for anything. Ever. Actually personally apologizes for that horrible Sean Delonas... [FishbowlLA]

Rupert Murdoch 'Personally' Apologizes for Chimp Cartoon: 'We Will Seek to be More Attuned' - Posted February 24, 2009
There must be some joke here to be made about hell freezing over and monkeys flying. (Anyone know the last time Rupert Murdoch wrote a personal letter of apology for his paper?) Anyway, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch 'Personally' Apologizes for Chimp Cartoon: 'We Will Seek to be More Attuned' - Posted February 24, 2009
There must be some joke here to be made about hell freezing over and monkeys flying. (Anyone know the last time Rupert Murdoch wrote a personal letter of apology for his paper?) Anyway, ... [FishbowlNY]

Another CNBC Outburst: Kernen Rips the Times, Literally - Posted February 23, 2009
CNBC's Joe Kernen and Carl Quintanilla ripped a couple articles in the Business section of the New York Times today during "Squawk Box." The first was ... [TVNewser]

Chernin Out at News Corp? - Posted February 23, 2009
Wow. After weeks of speculation -- which generally concluded Chernin would end up re-signing at the last minute -- the LA Times ... [Fishbowl NY]

Chernin Out at News Corp? - Posted February 23, 2009
Wow. After weeks of speculation -- which generally concluded Chernin would end up re-signing at the last minute -- the LA Times ... [FishbowlNY]

NYT Analyzes News Corp.'s Dow Jones Acquisition - Posted February 23, 2009
In today's New York Times story analyzing the merits of Rupert Murdoch's acquistion of Dow Jones, Tim Arango and Richard Perez-Pena write a bit about how News Corp.'s cable properties fit in. The News Corporation still has significant strengths, including the Fox film studio, which appea... [TVNewser]

Peter Chernin is Out at Murdoch's News Corp. - Posted February 23, 2009
After 12 years on the job as an 'ambassador' to Wall Street and in Hollywood for Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, Peter Chernin is leaving the company. From ... [FishbowlLA]

"Screw-ups" and "Missing the Point": Kurtz on Competitors - Posted February 17, 2009
Howard Kurtz called out two mistakes made by FNC and MSNBC last week on his CNN program Sunday. For FNC it was the graphics taken from a Republican press release. "You should be apologizing for using partisan propaganda from the GOP without telling your viewers w... [TVNewser]

Rupe's Second-in-Command Getting Ready to Depart? - Posted February 13, 2009
Is Rupert Murdoch's number two man at New Corp. departing? The LAT reports that P... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe's Second-in-Command Getting Ready to Depart? - Posted February 13, 2009
Is Rupert Murdoch's number two man at New Corp. departing? The LAT reports that P... [FishbowlNY]

Just The Fat Facts, Keith. Olbermann to Issue Murdoch Correction - Posted February 11, 2009
On his show Friday night Keith Olbermann had a tri-fecta of Worst Persons from the same company. Guess which one. Olbermann crowned News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch Worst Person, but misquoted him in the process. Olbermann quoted Murdoch as saying, "We have never been a company that tolerates facts." What Murdoch really sai... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 02.09.09 - Posted February 9, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box ... [FishbowlDC]

Bill Keller Responds to Time's Cover Story: What About a Voluntary Pay Model? - Posted February 6, 2009
New York Times executive editor Bill Keller has been doing the "Talk... [Fishbowl NY]

Bill Keller Responds to Time's Cover Story: What About a Voluntary Pay Model? - Posted February 6, 2009
New York Times executive editor Bill Keller has been doing the "Talk... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Wolff on The Daily Show: Rupe is 'Very Nixonian' - Posted January 7, 2009
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Michael Wolff on The Daily Show: Rupe is 'Very Nixonian' - Posted January 7, 2009
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David Carr Reviews Michael Wolff's Rupert Murdoch Bio - Posted December 29, 2008
Phew, that's a whole lot of media bold-face to include in one hed. Nonetheless, David Carr did indeed review Michael Wolff's bio of ... [Fishbowl NY]

David Carr Reviews Michael Wolff's Rupert Murdoch Bio - Posted December 29, 2008
Phew, that's a whole lot of media bold-face to include in one hed. Nonetheless, David Carr did indeed review Michael Wolff's bio of ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 12.29.08 - Posted December 29, 2008
Good morning, Washington. What DC museum is featured above? Think you know? Email us with your best guess. AND: Join us after the jump to find out if you guessed our last contest correctly. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning... [FishbowlDC]

Murdoch & Ailes Throw a Party for Brit Hume - Posted December 24, 2008
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch and Fox News/Fox Business chairman & CEO Roger Ailes are hosting a party for outgoing Fox News anchor ... [TVNewser]

Page 6 Isn't Exactly Right -- But Then What Else Is New? - Posted December 19, 2008
Page 6 was piling on the Hollywood Reporter today because the Rupert Murdoch-owned ... [FishbowlLA]

Conrad Black on Wolff's Murdoch - Posted December 17, 2008
Say what you will about Conrad Black, he is certainly making the most of his jail time. Today he makes an appearance at The Daily Beast to weigh in on ... [Fishbowl NY]

Conrad Black on Wolff's Murdoch - Posted December 17, 2008
Say what you will about Conrad Black, he is certainly making the most of his jail time. Today he makes an appearance at The Daily Beast to weigh in on ... [FishbowlNY]

All the News That's Fit to Google? - Posted December 11, 2008
Who will buy the New York Times? Technically speaking of course it is not for sale, but as their financial struggles continue to make headlines so does speculation as to who might be gunning for ownership. ... [Fishbowl NY]

All the News That's Fit to Google? - Posted December 11, 2008
Who will buy the New York Times? Technically speaking of course it is not for sale, but as their financial struggles continue to make headlines so does speculation as to who might be gunning for ownership. ... [FishbowlNY]

What Surprised Michael Wolff Most About Rupert Murdoch May Also Surprise You! - Posted December 10, 2008
The party for Michael Wolff's much ballyhooed official Rupert Murdoch biography The Man Who Owns the News was held last night at the stunning penthouse of Milk Studios on the West... [Fishbowl NY]

What Surprised Michael Wolff Most About Rupert Murdoch May Also Surprise You! - Posted December 10, 2008
The party for Michael Wolff's much ballyhooed official Rupert Murdoch biography The Man Who Owns the News was held last night at the stunning penthouse of Milk Studios on the West... [FishbowlNY]

MySpace Starters Get Awards -- They're Just Kids - Posted December 10, 2008
MySpace CEO and co-founder Chris DeWolfe and president and ... [FishbowlLA]

Rupert Murdoch Named Co-Chair of the Partnership for New York City - Posted December 5, 2008
Next thing you know he'll be running for mayor. Rupert Murdoch has just been named co-chair of the Partnership for New York City, which, in case you are wondering, is a "network of business leader... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Named Co-Chair of the Partnership for New York City - Posted December 5, 2008
Next thing you know he'll be running for mayor. Rupert Murdoch has just been named co-chair of the Partnership for New York City, which, in case you are wondering, is a "network of business leader... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 12.03.08 - Posted December 3, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Michael Wolff on MySpace and Why Rupert Murdoch Loves 'Cretins' - Posted December 2, 2008
So Michael Wolff's long-awaited bio of Rupert Murdoch, The Man Who Owns The News, hit shelves yesterday. Portf... [Fishbowl NY]

Michael Wolff on MySpace and Why Rupert Murdoch Loves 'Cretins' - Posted December 2, 2008
So Michael Wolff's long-awaited bio of Rupert Murdoch, The Man Who Owns The News, hit shelves yesterday. Portf... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 12.02.08 - Posted December 2, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

I Want Media's 'Media Person of the Year' - Posted December 1, 2008
A the year draws to a close get prepared for the usual onslaught of lists! We all know Time's Person of the Year is a non-compete, but I Want Media, which ... [Fishbowl NY]

I Want Media's 'Media Person of the Year' - Posted December 1, 2008
A the year draws to a close get prepared for the usual onslaught of lists! We all know Time's Person of the Year is a non-compete, but I Want Media, which ... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker (FNC Edition): 0-5, Murdoch, Hume... - Posted December 1, 2008
> FishbowlDC's Patrick Gavin reveals that during the five news conferences held by Pres.-elect Obama since his election, Fox News has not been called on at any of them. See who was. > The NYTimes ... [TVNewser]

Roger Ailes Signs New 5-Year Deal with News Corp. - Posted November 20, 2008
Roger Ailes has signed a new deal that keeps him at News Corp. for at least another five years. "I'm pleased to continue to work for News Corporation. It is a strong and extremely well positioned company. I look forward to carrying out Mr. Murdoch's legendary vision in th... [TVNewser]

Roger Ailes, The Conservative Maestro Behind Fox News, Signs For 5 More Arduous Years - Posted November 20, 2008
Roger Ailes, whom Rupert Murdoch brought in to weave his Republican-istic web around Fox News, has signed on for a five-year extension to his contract, the ... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 11.19.08 - Posted November 19, 2008
Good morning Washington. What D.C. building is featured in the above picture? Think you know? Drop us an email and we'll give you the correct answer (and list the correct guessers) in tomorrow's Morning Reading List. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort... [FishbowlDC]

Around the Fishbowls - Posted November 17, 2008
• FishbowlDC's Patrick Gavin writes about a roast of fake-newser Stephen Colber... [TVNewser]

The "Thud" Heard 'Round the World - Posted November 17, 2008
We realize this is more Fishbowl-ie, but we liked this quote from a certain media mogul: The newspaper, or a very close electronic cousin, will always be around. It may not be thrown on your front doorstep the way it is today. But the thud it makes as it lands will continue... [TVNewser]

Does Rupert Murdoch Have an Obama-Shaped Hole in his Heart? - Posted November 17, 2008
Today's New York Times is speculating whether Rupert Murdoch has a soft spot for ... [Fishbowl NY]

Does Rupert Murdoch Have an Obama-Shaped Hole in his Heart? - Posted November 17, 2008
Today's New York Times is speculating whether Rupert Murdoch has a soft spot for ... [FishbowlNY]

Chernin A Goner At News Corp.? Possible, But Not For Sure - Posted November 14, 2008
Murdoch Golden Boy and News Corp. President and COO Peter Chernin is on the fence about his future with the company, the L.A. Times reports. Chernin has had dinner wi... [FishbowlLA]

Mayerson's Open Letter to Fox News - Posted November 12, 2008
WaPo columnist Harold Meyerson wrote an open letter to Fox News who suddenly seems...uhm...as unpopular as their president...Georg... [FishbowlLA]

The Ticker: (Sunday Edition): Turner, Fung, Herridge... - Posted November 9, 2008
> We're told that Morley Safer's interview with Ted Turner includes a discussion of his "feud" with Rupert Murdoch. Let's see if it makes it into the final ... [TVNewser]

MySpace Could Develop MP3 Player: Report - Posted November 7, 2008
Reuters is reporting that MySpace, the social networking company owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, may soon design and sell a digital music player in direct compet... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

Morning Reading List, 11.03.08 - Posted November 3, 2008
(Thanks NY Post) Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. ... [FishbowlDC]

Michael Wolff on Rupert Murdoch's Family Ties - Posted October 31, 2008
Vanity Fair is excerpting Michael Wolff's much talked-about (much criticized by Rupe, himself) fort... [Fishbowl NY]

Michael Wolff on Rupert Murdoch's Family Ties - Posted October 31, 2008
Vanity Fair is excerpting Michael Wolff's much talked-about (much criticized by Rupe, himself) fort... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 10.31.08 - Posted October 31, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.27.08 - Posted October 27, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after t... [FishbowlDC]

The Media World Cancels Christmas! - Posted October 24, 2008
Kidding. Technically the only person that can cancel Christmas is Rupert Murdoch, but the media world can certainly cancel all of its holiday parties and thus far that's precisely what seems to be happening. Last week ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Media World Cancels Christmas! - Posted October 24, 2008
Kidding. Technically the only person that can cancel Christmas is Rupert Murdoch, but the media world can certainly cancel all of its holiday parties and thus far that's precisely what seems to be happening. Last week ... [FishbowlNY]

Peggy Noonan: The Best Columnist in America? - Posted October 21, 2008
We have already made clear (probably more than once) our fondness for Peggy Noonan. And now... [Fishbowl NY]

Peggy Noonan: The Best Columnist in America? - Posted October 21, 2008
We have already made clear (probably more than once) our fondness for Peggy Noonan. And now... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 10.21.08 - Posted October 21, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Mu... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.20.08 - Posted October 20, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Murdoch: MySpace Needs Less Ads - Posted October 14, 2008
Here's an interesting twist on the usual more-advertising-is-better argument—and one we agree with, given the mess of ineffective ads currently plastered all over MySpace. Streem reports that Rupert Murdoch's News ... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

Roger Ailes' Birthday Memo to the FNC Staff - Posted October 7, 2008
Twelve years ago today Fox News Channel went on the air. [Hard to imagine a cable news network debuting a month before a presidential election, but Clinton v. Dole certainly isn't McCain v. Obama.] Anyway, on the occasion of their anniversary, FNC founder and chairman Roger Ailes... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch Bids a Fond Farewell to Steve Dunleavy - Posted October 2, 2008
The New York Post's Steve Dunleavy long goodbye continued last night at a party in the theater district. The New York Observer's John Carney (he was moonlighting, appar... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch Bids a Fond Farewell to Steve Dunleavy - Posted October 2, 2008
The New York Post's Steve Dunleavy long goodbye continued last night at a party in the theater district. The New York Observer's John Carney (he was moonlighting, appar... [FishbowlNY]

Harvey Weinstein Owes Nikki Finke $1 Million - Posted September 30, 2008
Rupert Murdoch may be losing a millions dollars a day this year, but he's not alone! ... [Fishbowl NY]

Harvey Weinstein Owes Nikki Finke $1 Million - Posted September 30, 2008
Rupert Murdoch may be losing a millions dollars a day this year, but he's not alone! ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 09.24.08 - Posted September 24, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after t... [FishbowlDC]

Murdoch Doubts NBC "Made Much Money" From Olympics - Posted September 20, 2008
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch appeared yesterday on Fox News and FBN for an interview with Neil Cavuto. The interview focused on the financial crisis, but also touched on some media issu... [TVNewser]

The Boss To Talk Crisis With Cavuto - Posted September 19, 2008
The big, big boss will be stopping by Fox Business Network and Fox News today, as News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch will be interviewed by FBN anchor Neil Cavuto today. The interview airs at 4pmET on "Your World" on FNC and on FBN at 6pmET on "Cavuto." Murdoch drew attention this week ... [TVNewser]

Murdoch on FNC's "Popularity and Profit" and Olbermann's "Bad Behavior" - Posted September 11, 2008
From the mediabistro.com Morning Newsfeed: On the heels of a not-so-glowing book excerpt in Vanity Fair of Rupert Murdoch (including his not-so-glowing comments about Fox News and ... [TVNewser]

Ailes on Obama Meeting: "Neither of Us Was Overly Aggressive But Neither of Us Blinked" - Posted September 3, 2008
Following up on Michael Wolff's lengthy book excerpt about News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdo... [TVNewser]

Ailes and Obama Called Truce? - Posted September 2, 2008
Michael Wolff's nearly 4,000-word feature profile of News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch for the upcoming issue of Vanity Fair is not exactly a glowing profile: "For the first three months of our inte... [TVNewser]

Weymouth: No More Profiles For Me! - Posted August 26, 2008
We caught up with Washington Post Publisher Katharine Weymouth at today's Huffington Post lunch in Denver. "This is my first convention as an adult," said Weymouth, who said she'll be unable to attend the Republican Convention because she has a family commitment. So how have you handled all the press and profiles, Katharine?... [FishbowlDC]

Making Room for MySpace At MSNBC - Posted August 13, 2008
Remember that announcement that MySpace would be partnering with MSNBC during this political season? Yeah, we didn't either. But Page Six reminds us with an item today. It's about a contest "to choose two 'citizen journalist' correspondents to... [TVNewser]

Rupe Wears Complete Collapse of Newspaper Industry Well - Posted August 4, 2008
Everything is relative. Remember last year when news that Rupert Murdoch was in talks to buy Dow Jones was greeted with the same dire predictions usually reserved for the four horsemen of the apocalypse? Well, what a difference a year makes, as they say, more specifically ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe Wears Complete Collapse of Newspaper Industry Well - Posted August 4, 2008
Everything is relative. Remember last year when news that Rupert Murdoch was in talks to buy Dow Jones was greeted with the same dire predictions usually reserved for the four horsemen of the apocalypse? Well, what a difference a year makes, as they say, more specifically ... [FishbowlNY]

Nas Takes Break From Protesting FOX to Appear On It - Posted August 4, 2008
The rapper Nas has a well-documented beef with Fox News going back almost a year. It includes a this protest outside News Corp.'s headquarters two weeks ago and a song on his new album. In "Sly Fox" he calls out Rupert Murd... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch: Merely Valuing the Valuable - Posted July 28, 2008
Is a little Rupe optimism going too long a way? Over the last few months the chorus of commentary where Rupert Murdoch and the WSJ is concerned has frequently been a concession that things are not nearly as bad as people had assumed they... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch: Merely Valuing the Valuable - Posted July 28, 2008
Is a little Rupe optimism going too long a way? Over the last few months the chorus of commentary where Rupert Murdoch and the WSJ is concerned has frequently been a concession that things are not nearly as bad as people had assumed they... [FishbowlNY]

Another Business Channel, But Who's Buying? - Posted July 26, 2008
Silicon Alley Insider's Michael Learmonth shoots down the so-called "challenge" a new Thomson Reuters business channel would have to CNBC, Bloomberg or FBN. The Daily Telegraph first reported the news of the channel that would "rival that of Bloomberg and CNBC." Learmonth writes: CNBC achieved full distribution — 95 million odd cable... [TVNewser]

Yahoo Unlikely to Buy AOL - Posted July 24, 2008
Remember that whole Yahoo-May-Buy-AOL thing? It never looked all that likely to us to begin with, and now it's even less so. Reuters reports that Yahoo is unlikely to get into a bidding war over AOL with Mi... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

Former WSJ Editor Says Rupe Doing a Great Job, Mr. Hyde So Far a No-Show - Posted July 24, 2008
Is Rupert Murdoch single-handedly keeping the WSJ a bastion of journalistic integrity? Paul Steiger, the former managing editor of The Wall St. Journa... [Fishbowl NY]

Former WSJ Editor Says Rupe Doing a Great Job, Mr. Hyde So Far a No-Show - Posted July 24, 2008
Is Rupert Murdoch single-handedly keeping the WSJ a bastion of journalistic integrity? Paul Steiger, the former managing editor of The Wall St. Journa... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 07.17.08 - Posted July 17, 2008
Good morning Washington. Where can you find the above bathroom in Washington, D.C.? Email us your guesses. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. ... [FishbowlDC]

The Rise and Fall of New York Newspapers: WSJ Up, NYT Down - Posted July 16, 2008
The demise of the newspaper industry may be imminent but that isn't stopping Rupert Murdoch from expecting Wall Street ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Rise and Fall of New York Newspapers: WSJ Up, NYT Down - Posted July 16, 2008
The demise of the newspaper industry may be imminent but that isn't stopping Rupert Murdoch from expecting Wall Street ... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker: FNC Wedding, ABC Baby, Rupert's Ring... - Posted July 14, 2008
> Fox News Channel's Molly Henneberg was married this weekend to Marine Capt. Chris Nagel. WaPo's Reliable Source reports the two met at a Christmas party seven months ago, but turns out their fathers have known... [TVNewser]

We Report (On Putnam County), You Decide - Posted July 14, 2008
FNC CEO Roger Ailes recently took a page from his boss Rupert Murdoch and bought a New York newspaper. Don't worry Posties — no competition here. The ... [TVNewser]

Forget Cable! Roger Ailes to Own Local Paper - Posted July 14, 2008
Here's one way to support your local news. Roger Ailes, chairman of Fox News, reportedly liked his local paper The Putnam County News and Recorder circulation 3,000... [Fishbowl NY]

Forget Cable! Roger Ailes to Own Local Paper - Posted July 14, 2008
Here's one way to support your local news. Roger Ailes, chairman of Fox News, reportedly liked his local paper The Putnam County News and Recorder circulation 3,000... [FishbowlNY]

Gates, Buffet Speak, and the Moguls Listen - Posted July 13, 2008
Dan Cox, on special assignment for FishbowlLA, covering the 2008 Sun Valley Media Conference. On the closing day of the Sun Valley Media Conference, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett... [FishbowlLA]

What Rupert Murdoch Leaves Behind in Sun Valley - Posted July 13, 2008
Dan Cox, on special assignment for FishbowlLA, covering the 2008 Sun Valley Media Conference. News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch confirms to mediabistro that he has yet to find his wedding ring, which he lost ... [FishbowlLA]

Murdoch Loses Out in Sun Valley - Posted July 11, 2008
He may be one of the kings of acquisitions, but News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch seems to have lost something at the media mogul confab. in Sun Valley. FishbowlLA has the sto... [TVNewser]

Where's Rupert's Wedding Ring? - Posted July 11, 2008
Dan Cox, on special assignment for FishbowlLA, covering the 2008 Sun Valley Media Conference. Rupert Murdoch has been seen all over Sun Valley with his wife Wendi, but he didn't want to see her last night because he was missing an important element — h... [FishbowlLA]

Cooking Up Media Deals With Rachael Ray, and a Murdoch Scion Sighting - Posted July 9, 2008
Dan Cox, on special assignment for FishbowlLA, covering the 2008 Sun Valley Media Conference.Ken Lowe, President and CEO of the Scripps company (formerly Scripps Howard) was morose at th... [FishbowlLA]

Media Writers Weigh In on Carr Column - Posted July 7, 2008
Responses to David Carr's column from around the blogosphere: • Politico's Michael Calderone recognizes the "aggre... [TVNewser]

Zell Stuck Between $650 Million, $580 Million and a Hard Place - Posted May 6, 2008
Sam Zell is contemplating three similarly structured offers to buy Newsday, trying to figure out which best fits his strategic plans without pissing off Rupert Murdoch too much. Newsday as the very inside baseball story here. ... [FishbowlLA]

Dow Jones Committee Condemns News Corp. Handling of Brauchli Resignation - Posted April 29, 2008
Add another chapter (and headache for Rupert Murdoch) to the imbroglio surrounding former Wall Street Journal managing editor Marcus Brauchli's departure: A ... [Fishbowl NY]

Dow Jones Committee Condemns News Corp. Handling of Brauchli Resignation - Posted April 29, 2008
Add another chapter (and headache for Rupert Murdoch) to the imbroglio surrounding former Wall Street Journal managing editor Marcus Brauchli's departure: A ... [FishbowlNY]

News About People Named Rupert - Posted April 24, 2008
Per FBNY: Rupert Murdoch hired hackers to de... [FishbowlLA]

Sam Zell: Crafty, Thrifty - Posted April 16, 2008
Per Newsday: Sam Zell, currently $12.8 billion in debt with the Tribune Co., is reportedly structuring a possible sale of Newsday in a way that could save him hundreds of millions of dollars in capital gains taxes. The idea of a non-cash a... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 04.16.08 - Posted April 16, 2008
Good morning Washington. Doug Heye celebrates a birthday today. Yesterday, the new Yahoo! election page went live in conjunction with Politico. And the first lady will soon co-host the "Today" show. Quickly naviga... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 04.15.08 - Posted April 15, 2008
Happy Tax Day Washington. Playbook tells us that "Patrick Henry, Ed's son, is 7." Here's your TV coverage of the Pope's visi... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 04.07.08 - Posted April 7, 2008
Good morning Washington. Playbook tells us that Bloomberg's Billy McQuillen, "who provides 'adult' supervision to Catholic University's newspaper, is a birthday boy today.'" Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 04.04.08 - Posted April 4, 2008
Good morning Washington. It's Kitty Kelley's birthday and the 40th anniversary of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ... [FishbowlDC]

Murdoch's Difficult Walk To The Car - Posted April 3, 2008
After his speech yesterday at Georgetown, Rupert Murdoch had an impressive security entourage walk him to his car. He was pressed over and over again by one reporter (we couldn't quite make out the questions), much to the annoyance of the guards. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 04.03.08 - Posted April 3, 2008
Good morning Washington. Perez Hilton is a WHCA guest! And Donatella Versace, too! And it's the birthday of Politico's Jonathan Martin and Mike Allen's Mom. Speaking of Jonathan Martin's b-day, Mike Al... [FishbowlDC]

Live-Blogging Murdoch - Posted April 2, 2008
We're here in Georgetown University's Gaston Hall, listening to News Corp.'s Rupert Murdoch. 1:32 PM: Lovely. Press is stuffed way in the back. 1:33 PM: Naturally, Jack Shafer's here. We're hoping for some good heckling. 1:34 PM: Frank Ahrens, too. 1:37 PM: Our faith in youth is restored. A Georgetown student recalled that "Rupert" is... [FishbowlDC]

Sundown on Sunset: Scandalicious - Posted March 14, 2008
So, is Rupert Murdoch changing the WSJ? Readers of the story on Ashley Alexandra Dupre's video mash-up seem to agree. Larry Flynt, however, remains ... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 03.12.08 - Posted March 12, 2008
Good morning Washington. It's the birthday of Wonkette's Jim Newell. And "a former sex worker" scores a NYT op-ed. Happy days are here again. In more serious news, be sure to continue to follow ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 03.11.08 - Posted March 11, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | JOBS Most of you ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 03.06.08 - Posted March 5, 2008
Good morning Washington. It's Alan Greenspan's birthday and, on this day in 1981, Walter Cronkite signed off from CBS. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 03.05.08 - Posted March 4, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | BOOKS | WEST WING REPORTAGE | JOBS Visiting the N... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 02.06.08 - Posted February 6, 2008
Good morning Washington. Ten years ago, Washington National Airport was renamed Ronald Reagan Airport. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 02.04.08 - Posted February 4, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | BOOKS | JOBS Most of you ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.25.08 - Posted January 25, 2008
Good morning Washington (unless you're Jewish, in which case you're bummed that the WHCA dinner falls on Passover). And, on this day in 1961, JFK held the first televised conference. (Hat tip: MicCheckRadio) Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.22.08 - Posted January 22, 2008
Good morning Washington. Eleven years ago today, the Senate confirmed Madeleine Albright as secretary of state. And it's Diane Lane's birthday! (Hat Tip: MicCheckRadio). See more after the jump. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.14.08 - Posted January 14, 2008
Good morning Washington. On this day in 1952, the "Today" show premiered, in 1973 the Dolphins became the only one of only two NFL teams to go undefeated during the regular season, and in 2004, President Bush announced we're going to Mars. (Hat tip: MicCheckRadio). Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.11.08 - Posted January 11, 2008
It's a good morning, Washington, even with the Dupont 5 closing. In honor of Mary J. Blige's birthday, please have a drama-free day. And Playbook reminds us that it's Mark Halperin's birthday today. Which means that ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.19.07 - Posted December 19, 2007
Good morning Washington. On this day in 1998, the House of Representatives sent articles of impeachment against Bill Clinton to the Senate. Oh, and Alyssa Milano turns 35. (Hat tip: MicCheckRadio) Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.18.07 - Posted December 18, 2007
Good morning Washington. Don Rumsfeld resigned a year ago today and Brad Pitt, Keith Richards and Christina Aguilera all turn a year older today. (Hat tip: MicCheckRadio) Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.17.07 - Posted December 17, 2007
Good morning Washington. It's the birthday of Chris Matthews and Bill Safire and, on this day in 1989, "The Simpsons" premiered (hat tip: MicCheckRadio). Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | REVOLVING ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.13.07 - Posted December 13, 2007
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | RADIO | REVOLVING DOOR | JOBS Your coworkers ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.10.07 - Posted December 10, 2007
Good morning Washington. For those of you wondering why we're not including the Politico, Roll Call and The Hill in our "Pictures of Morning Papers" feature -- which we'd love to do -- it's because a.) Politico and Roll Call are usually a day behind in posting theres and b.) The Hill... [FishbowlDC]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted December 3, 2007
"Dick Cheney Is Still A War Criminal, Hilary Clinton Is Still Satan And I'm Back On the Radio": Shock-Jock Don Imus tried to say little has changed in the time between his firing from CBS eight months ago to his ... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 11.15.07 - Posted November 15, 2007
Good morning Washington. Most of you don't count religious services as a regular activity. An ABC release announces, "On Tuesday, November 20, ABC News' Charles Gibson will conduct an exclusive, wide-ranging interview with President George Bush... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 11.14.07 - Posted November 14, 2007
Good morning Washington. You find NBC's Green Week theme journalistically troubling. An ABC release announced, "For the week of November 5-9, 'World News with Charles Gibson' won among Households (6.3/12) and tied for first place among the Adult 25-54 rating... [FishbowlDC]

Barry Diller On The Writers' Strike - Posted November 13, 2007
If it's all the same to you guys, we're just going to cut and paste this press release from Fox Business Network, so that we don't have to read Barry Diller's remarks. It's early. We're tired. (And by the way, that's not our typo. Fox apparently thinks there's just one writer... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 11.09.07 - Posted November 9, 2007
Good morning Washington. Pricey shampoos are your thing. Can you answer this week's CQ Political Trivia? The Associated Press ... [FishbowlDC]

Watch the Box: FOX Makes Money on SuperBowl, Holds 24 - Posted November 8, 2007
CEO Rupert Murdoch said Fox has already sold 95% of its ad inventory for the Super Bowl and is getting as much as $2.7 million for some ad spots --a new record. During the same earnings call with Wall Street analysts, News Corp. COO Peter Chernin ventured that the strike will... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 11.06.07 - Posted November 6, 2007
Good morning Washington. Eventually, you want to have kids. News University is hosting, The Electronic Election: Covering the 2008 Vote: A NewsU/Poynter Webinar on November 14. Register ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.23.07 - Posted October 23, 2007
Good morning Washington. You are rooting for the Red Sox over the Rockies in the World Series. Go Sox! The Onion News Network reports, "For a maj... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.19.07 - Posted October 18, 2007
Good morning Washington. Blueberry is your bagel of choice, but everything takes a close second. From a tipster: "preggers Campbell Brown spotted with film crew at Tryst in Adams Morgan" Matthew Felling asks, "... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.09.07 - Posted October 9, 2007
Good morning Washington. Ron Paul is your GOP candidate of choice. Is that because he is fun to cover, or because you dream of having President Paul? B&C ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.05.07 - Posted October 5, 2007
Good morning Washington. We can't say we are shocked by the results of yesterday's poll. You would rather fight like Mike Tyson than talk like him. An ABC release announced, "In the largest expansion of ABC News' foreign bureaus in two decad... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.02.07 - Posted October 2, 2007
Good morning Washington. It is almost unanimous. You think Les Kinsolving is "A total pain who's become a joke" "Yuille Moves to CBS News" An NBC ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.27.07 - Posted September 27, 2007
Good morning Washington. Vitamin Water wins out over Gatorade. We looked into this, "missing? washington post's technorati supplied 'who's blogging'" and discovered the Washington Post did no... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.20.07 - Posted September 20, 2007
Good morning Washington. Your bet is on Stephen Colbert over Jon Stewart in a fist fight. Roll Call's Moira Bagley celebrates a birthday today. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.18.07 - Posted September 18, 2007
Good morning Washington. You think the Yankees will make it to the playoffs. Starting on Friday, C-SPAN Radio 90.1 FM in the Washington/Baltimore area is now broadcasting three channels in HD. If you have an HD radio, you'll be able to hear these thre... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.10.07 - Posted September 9, 2007
Good morning Washington. Jeff Golimowski, investigative reporter, is no longer with CNSNews.com Longtime producer Michele Michaels has left News 4 to go to Washington Hospital Center. (Trend alert? Producer Lydia Postlewaite left WTOP earlier this year for Washington Adventist Hospital and longtim... [FishbowlDC]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted August 27, 2007
Tom To Sell Out? MySpace might get in on e-commerce, a move that would inspire every soft-core porn princess in the world to put Rupert Murdoch in her Top 8... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 08.27.07 - Posted August 27, 2007
Good morning Washington. Redskins? You're not really into it. An ABC release announced, "ABC News Digital increased unique visitors 19% to 9.9 million in July 2007 versus the same time last year, and ranked in ninth place in the Top 20 of general news... [FishbowlDC]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted August 24, 2007
Funny Or Offensive? Online critics praise and skewer BET's "Read a F@&%ing Book" campaign. Greg Braxton does a nice job of pointing out that the campaign's coarse langauge is "bleeped out when it is ... [FishbowlLA]

Jack Shafer Vs. Keith J. Kelly - Posted August 20, 2007
It's a battle royale of the media reporter stars. In Slate, Jack Shafer accuses Post media reporter Keith J. Kelly of pulling punches on coverage of labor issues at the Wall Street Journal ever since News Corp. launched their takeover bid: In the old days, the Po... [Fishbowl NY]

Jack Shafer Vs. Keith J. Kelly - Posted August 20, 2007
It's a battle royale of the media reporter stars. In Slate, Jack Shafer accuses Post media reporter Keith J. Kelly of pulling punches on coverage of labor issues at the Wall Street Journal ever since News Corp. launched their takeover bid: In the old days, the Po... [FishbowlNY]

Blair Picks Barnett to Broker Book Deal - Posted August 17, 2007
Yesterday afternoon the Bookseller broke the story that literary lawyer to the stars Bob Barnett would be representing Tony Blair - and shopping around the former UK prime minister's interests to America first. So of course, people are wondering a) who will get the book and... [GalleyCat]

Morning Reading List, 08.03.07 - Posted August 3, 2007
Good morning Washington. An NBC release announced, "According to Nielsen Media Research data, 'Meet the Press with Tim Russert' was the No. 1 Sunday morning public affairs program, winning the week ending Sunday, July 29 in all categories." MarketWatch ... [FishbowlDC]

Rupe Street Journal: The Internal Memos - Posted August 1, 2007
-----Original Message----- From: Brauchli, Marcus Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2007 6:45 AM Subject: On the News Colleagues, Today's news that a decisive proportion of Bancroft family trusts will vote in favor of News Corp.'s proposed acquisition of Dow Jones begins a process that will affect us all, but won't change what we do in the newsroom. As... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe Street Journal: The Internal Memos - Posted August 1, 2007
-----Original Message----- From: Brauchli, Marcus Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2007 6:45 AM Subject: On the News Colleagues, Today's news that a decisive proportion of Bancroft family trusts will vote in favor of News Corp.'s proposed acquisition of Dow Jones begins a process that will affect us all, but won't change what we do in the newsroom. As... [FishbowlNY]

Dow Jones Sale "Too Close To Call" - Posted July 25, 2007
Two days after 33 members of the Bancroft family met in Boston (in person or by phone), the WSJ reports News Corp.'s bid for the company "remains too close to call." The family is being asked "to make a decision by early next week." The paper reports that, despite... [TVNewser]

Is Bill Moyers Unbalanced? - Posted July 23, 2007
Bill Moyers has been the subject of conversation in media circles for a few weeks now. He elegantly eulogized Lady Bird Johnson last week. Before that, he savaged Rupert Murdoch on the poss... [Fishbowl NY]

Is Bill Moyers Unbalanced? - Posted July 23, 2007
Bill Moyers has been the subject of conversation in media circles for a few weeks now. He elegantly eulogized Lady Bird Johnson last week. Before that, he savaged Rupert Murdoch on the poss... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker: Cowan, Bancrofts & GE - Posted July 23, 2007
>A week after having already reported for the Today Show, Nightly News and MSNBC, NBC made it official this morning: "Lee Cowan has been named NBC News correspondent, effective immediately." Cowan, who comes to NBC from CBS, will be based in Chicago. >Richard Perez-Pena writes about the "stark choices" facing the Ban... [TVNewser]

Simpsons Creator: We Love Attacking Fox - Posted July 20, 2007
Simpsons creator Matt Groening told Jon Stewart earlier this week that Fox forbid the Simpsons of doing a fake newscrawl be... [Fishbowl NY]

Simpsons Creator: We Love Attacking Fox - Posted July 20, 2007
Simpsons creator Matt Groening told Jon Stewart earlier this week that Fox forbid the Simpsons of doing a fake newscrawl be... [FishbowlNY]

Rupe Street Journal To Give Howard Rubenstein More Friends - Posted July 20, 2007
So who, aside from Rupert Murdoch and some Dow Jones stockholders, is going to benefit most from a Rupe Street Journal? How about Howard Rubenstein, Murdoch's PR powerbroker, and his clients? The New Yorker's Ken Auletta, via Beet.TV: ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe Street Journal To Give Howard Rubenstein More Friends - Posted July 20, 2007
So who, aside from Rupert Murdoch and some Dow Jones stockholders, is going to benefit most from a Rupe Street Journal? How about Howard Rubenstein, Murdoch's PR powerbroker, and his clients? The New Yorker's Ken Auletta, via Beet.TV: ... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp. - Dow Deal Set - Posted July 17, 2007
Today's WSJ reports the News Corp. deal to buy Dow Jones is all but done. A tentative agreement is set. The deal goes to the board for a vote tonight and, in the "biggest hurdle" yet, to the divided Bancroft family on Thursday. News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch told the... [TVNewser]

Today In Murdochania - Posted July 16, 2007
UPDATE: Editor's Note: We used a headline similar to the one — "This Day in Murdochiana" — Huffington Post's Eat The Press has been using in their Murdoch coverage. This was unintended. We will be sure to come up with a more distinctive tagline for Murdocha... [Fishbowl NY]

Today In Murdochania - Posted July 16, 2007
UPDATE: Editor's Note: We used a headline similar to the one — "This Day in Murdochiana" — Huffington Post's Eat The Press has been using in their Murdoch coverage. This was unintended. We will be sure to come up with a more distinctive tagline for Murdocha... [FishbowlNY]

News Corp.-Dow Deal "Basically Finished" - Posted July 16, 2007
Despite a "last-ditch, long-shot crusade" by a member of the family that controls 64% of the voting shares of the Dow Jones media empire, today's Wall Street Journal reports News Corp. is ever closer to acquiring Dow. Christopher Bancroft is one of three family members... [TVNewser]

How The Journal Covers The Journal - Posted July 11, 2007
File under meta: Discussing the ins and outs of how the Wall Street Journal reports on stories that involve the Wall Street Journal. Apparently, it all comes down to a mix of high-minded neutrality tempered by self-censorship and the fact that there's little incentive for reports "to dig up dirt on... [Fishbowl NY]

How The Journal Covers The Journal - Posted July 11, 2007
File under meta: Discussing the ins and outs of how the Wall Street Journal reports on stories that involve the Wall Street Journal. Apparently, it all comes down to a mix of high-minded neutrality tempered by self-censorship and the fact that there's little incentive for reports "to dig up dirt on... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 07.02.07 - Posted July 2, 2007
Good morning Washington. An Atlantic release announced that The Atlantic and Plum, "the media network of America's most influential destination communities, today announced a multiplatform partnership that celebrates books, ideas, and the spirit of community. The first installment, called BOOKMARK 2007, will be launched on Nantucket July 14 and run th... [FishbowlDC]

Would Rupe Kill Paper Edition Of Journal? - Posted June 28, 2007
Evil Genius? This week's upcoming Time magazine cover story is an "exclusive" interview with Rupert Murdoch. Eric Pooley, the former Fortune editor, conducted the interview, and dare we say it c... [Fishbowl NY]

Would Rupe Kill Paper Edition Of Journal? - Posted June 28, 2007
Evil Genius? This week's upcoming Time magazine cover story is an "exclusive" interview with Rupert Murdoch. Eric Pooley, the former Fortune editor, conducted the interview, and dare we say it c... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 06.28.07 - Posted June 28, 2007
Good morning Washington. TVWeek reports, "Ray Hennessey is being named managing editor and director for the Fox Business Channel Web site, slated to launch later this year." E&P ... [FishbowlDC]

It's On! Rupe, DJ Agree On Editorial Safeguards - Posted June 27, 2007
A Rupert Murdoch-owned Wall Street Journal creeps even closer to reality: Dow Jones & Co. and News Corp. agreed broadly on measures to protect the editorial independence of The Wall Street Journal under ownership by Rupert Murdoch's media conglomerate, clearing away a major hurdle in the way of a deal, a person... [Fishbowl NY]

It's On! Rupe, DJ Agree On Editorial Safeguards - Posted June 27, 2007
A Rupert Murdoch-owned Wall Street Journal creeps even closer to reality: Dow Jones & Co. and News Corp. agreed broadly on measures to protect the editorial independence of The Wall Street Journal under ownership by Rupert Murdoch's media conglomerate, clearing away a major hurdle in the way of a deal, a person... [FishbowlNY]

Times' News Corp. China Plot Sounds Suspiciously Familiar To 007 Fans - Posted June 26, 2007
Today's Times piece on Murdoch's China: Many big companies have sought to break into the Chinese market over the past two decades, but few of them have been as ardent and unrelenting as Rupert Murdoch's News C... [Fishbowl NY]

Times' News Corp. China Plot Sounds Suspiciously Familiar To 007 Fans - Posted June 26, 2007
Today's Times piece on Murdoch's China: Many big companies have sought to break into the Chinese market over the past two decades, but few of them have been as ardent and unrelenting as Rupert Murdoch's News C... [FishbowlNY]

Times' Rupe Investigation Not Quite Over - Posted June 25, 2007
We characterized the Times much-anticipated 3,900-word Rupert Murdoch expose, published today, as "fizzling out," partly because the promises of a look at Rupe's China business dealings and an "'AGGRESSIVE' EXAMINATION ON MURDOCH, HIS ASIAN WIFE ...," ... [Fishbowl NY]

Times' Rupe Investigation Not Quite Over - Posted June 25, 2007
We characterized the Times much-anticipated 3,900-word Rupert Murdoch expose, published today, as "fizzling out," partly because the promises of a look at Rupe's China business dealings and an "'AGGRESSIVE' EXAMINATION ON MURDOCH, HIS ASIAN WIFE ...," ... [FishbowlNY]

Daily News' Dunn Fires Back At Post's Keith Kelly - Posted June 6, 2007
From Jared Paul Stern, Monday: Is Daily News owner Mort Zuckerman shopping for his own ethically-challenged Brit editor to give the New York Post a run for its money? The "Spectator" c... [Fishbowl NY]

Daily News' Dunn Fires Back At Post's Keith Kelly - Posted June 6, 2007
From Jared Paul Stern, Monday: Is Daily News owner Mort Zuckerman shopping for his own ethically-challenged Brit editor to give the New York Post a run for its money? The "Spectator" c... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch-Bancroft Tea Party Report: Rupe Calls It 'Constructive' - Posted June 5, 2007
Not much hard news to come out of yesterday's historic tea meeting between Rupert Murdoch and the Wall Street Journal-controlling Bancroft family. Rupe called it "long," "... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch-Bancroft Tea Party Report: Rupe Calls It 'Constructive' - Posted June 5, 2007
Not much hard news to come out of yesterday's historic tea meeting between Rupert Murdoch and the Wall Street Journal-controlling Bancroft family. Rupe called it "long," "... [FishbowlNY]

Jared Paul Stern Returns To Gossip Writing, Blasts Daily News - Posted June 4, 2007
Well, sort of. Yesterday, the scorned Page Six scribe posted a gossip item on his infrequently-updated Web site "Night & Day" blasting his former paper's rival, Daily News owner Mort Zuckerman, while managing to sideswipe New York Post editor ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jared Paul Stern Returns To Gossip Writing, Blasts Daily News - Posted June 4, 2007
Well, sort of. Yesterday, the scorned Page Six scribe posted a gossip item on his infrequently-updated Web site "Night & Day" blasting his former paper's rival, Daily News owner Mort Zuckerman, while managing to sideswipe New York Post editor ... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch, Bancrofts To Have Tea, Discuss $5B Sale Offer - Posted June 4, 2007
After posturing on both sides, Rupert Murdoch and the Dow Jones' controlling Bancroft family are scheduled to meet today at the offices of Bancroft family legal adviser Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Part social gathering, part business meeting, according to the Wall Street Journal. Attending: Murdoch, News Corp. CFO Da... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch, Bancrofts To Have Tea, Discuss $5B Sale Offer - Posted June 4, 2007
After posturing on both sides, Rupert Murdoch and the Dow Jones' controlling Bancroft family are scheduled to meet today at the offices of Bancroft family legal adviser Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Part social gathering, part business meeting, according to the Wall Street Journal. Attending: Murdoch, News Corp. CFO Da... [FishbowlNY]

Breaking: Dow Jones To Consider News. Corp, Other Offers - Posted June 1, 2007
Bancrofts to meet with Rupe Statement from Dow Jones and the Bancroft Family Robinson *on Rupe's offer: NEW YORK, May 31, 2007 -- Dow Jones & Company (NYSE:DJ) said that a director who is a representative of the Bancroft family, Michael B. Elefante, has informed the Dow Jones Board... [Fishbowl NY]

Breaking: Dow Jones To Consider News. Corp, Other Offers - Posted June 1, 2007
Bancrofts to meet with Rupe Statement from Dow Jones and the Bancroft Family Robinson *on Rupe's offer: NEW YORK, May 31, 2007 -- Dow Jones & Company (NYSE:DJ) said that a director who is a representative of the Bancroft family, Michael B. Elefante, has informed the Dow Jones Board... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News Covers Page Six Covering Itself - Posted May 21, 2007
Isn't this the sort of thing that Rupert Murdoch-fearing Wall Street Journal staffers are afraid won't be allowed if he buys Dow Jones? RELATED: Page Six Covers Itself, a Bit Pain... [Fishbowl NY]

Fox News Covers Page Six Covering Itself - Posted May 21, 2007
Isn't this the sort of thing that Rupert Murdoch-fearing Wall Street Journal staffers are afraid won't be allowed if he buys Dow Jones? RELATED: Page Six Covers Itself, a Bit Pain... [FishbowlNY]

Rupe's Green Memo Confuses News Corp. Employees - Posted May 15, 2007
Rupert Murdoch's memo announcing News Corp.'s Cool Change initiative was so out of left field for the right wing media mogul, it required New Corp.'s HR department to send out a second memo clarifying the first one: Subject: Cool Change: Global Energy Initiative Launch and Webcas... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe's Green Memo Confuses News Corp. Employees - Posted May 15, 2007
Rupert Murdoch's memo announcing News Corp.'s Cool Change initiative was so out of left field for the right wing media mogul, it required New Corp.'s HR department to send out a second memo clarifying the first one: Subject: Cool Change: Global Energy Initiative Launch and Webcas... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 05.11.07 - Posted May 11, 2007
Good morning Washington. An ABC release announced that "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" " outperformed CBS' 'Face the Nation' in both Total Viewers and Among Adults 25-54 for May 6. "This is the 13th time this season "This Week" beat "Face the Nation" in the key Adults 25-54 demographic. It also marks... [FishbowlDC]

SEC Accuses Hong Kong Couple Of Insider Trading Before Rupe's Dow Bid - Posted May 8, 2007
Remember last week at this time, when Dow Jones stock jumped on news that Rupert Murdoch had made a $5 billion bid to buy the company? The Securities & Exchange Commission certainly does. Today in a ... [Fishbowl NY]

SEC Accuses Hong Kong Couple Of Insider Trading Before Rupe's Dow Bid - Posted May 8, 2007
Remember last week at this time, when Dow Jones stock jumped on news that Rupert Murdoch had made a $5 billion bid to buy the company? The Securities & Exchange Commission certainly does. Today in a ... [FishbowlNY]

Rupe Wooing Dow: No Slash-And-Burn, But No 'Holiday Camp' - Posted May 4, 2007
Lots of ins, outs and what-have-yous in the fallout from Rupert Murdoch's surprise $5 billion bid to buy Dow Jones & Co. earlier this week. For starters: News Corp., launching a two-pronged offensive, is planning to take its ca... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe Wooing Dow: No Slash-And-Burn, But No 'Holiday Camp' - Posted May 4, 2007
Lots of ins, outs and what-have-yous in the fallout from Rupert Murdoch's surprise $5 billion bid to buy Dow Jones & Co. earlier this week. For starters: News Corp., launching a two-pronged offensive, is planning to take its ca... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 05.04.07 - Posted May 4, 2007
Good morning Washington. Overwhelmingly, you would not wear a yellow "Tony Snow" bracelet as a reporter covering the White House. "House Radio and TV Galle... [FishbowlDC]

Was Murdoch's Rejected $5B Bid For Dow Jones A Marketing Stunt? - Posted May 2, 2007
Rupert Murdoch: "Marketing genius." At least that's what Jon Friedman thinks of his dizzying, roundly rejected $5 billion bid for the Wall Street Journal: Say what you will about News Corp.'s ne... [Fishbowl NY]

Was Murdoch's Rejected $5B Bid For Dow Jones A Marketing Stunt? - Posted May 2, 2007
Rupert Murdoch: "Marketing genius." At least that's what Jon Friedman thinks of his dizzying, roundly rejected $5 billion bid for the Wall Street Journal: Say what you will about News Corp.'s ne... [FishbowlNY]

Dow Jones Confirms Murdoch's $5B Bid; WSJ Staffers Blast Rupe's 'Quality Crushing' Ways - Posted May 1, 2007
'A Willingness to Crush Quality and Independence' Dow Jones has confirmed Rupert Murdoch's surprise bid to buy the company, news of which sent DJ stocks soaring: NEW YORK, May 1, 2007 — Dow Jones & Com... [Fishbowl NY]

Dow Jones Confirms Murdoch's $5B Bid; WSJ Staffers Blast Rupe's 'Quality Crushing' Ways - Posted May 1, 2007
'A Willingness to Crush Quality and Independence' Dow Jones has confirmed Rupert Murdoch's surprise bid to buy the company, news of which sent DJ stocks soaring: NEW YORK, May 1, 2007 — Dow Jones & Com... [FishbowlNY]

Vieira: NBC Made Right Call To Air VT Shooter Footage - Posted April 24, 2007
While Meredith Vieira's replacement on The View spent the afternoon setting the bar at a new low with her expletive-laden diatribe against Donald Trump, Rupert Murdoch and the New York Post at... [Fishbowl NY]

Vieira: NBC Made Right Call To Air VT Shooter Footage - Posted April 24, 2007
While Meredith Vieira's replacement on The View spent the afternoon setting the bar at a new low with her expletive-laden diatribe against Donald Trump, Rupert Murdoch and the New York Post at... [FishbowlNY]

Vieira's View @ Matrix: 'Your Vagina Can Open Doors' - Posted April 24, 2007
"This is a celebration of women who change the world and no one can understand why Rupert Murdoch is on the dais," emcee Rosie O'Donnell told the crowd at yesterday's Matrix Awards. (In fact, he was there to introduce Cindy Adams.) "He's a man who makes me take Heprin. I mean... [Fishbowl NY]

Vieira's View @ Matrix: 'Your Vagina Can Open Doors' - Posted April 24, 2007
"This is a celebration of women who change the world and no one can understand why Rupert Murdoch is on the dais," emcee Rosie O'Donnell told the crowd at yesterday's Matrix Awards. (In fact, he was there to introduce Cindy Adams.) "He's a man who makes me take Heprin. I mean... [FishbowlNY]

Rosie On Trump @ Matrix: 'My Goal ... To Give A Bald Billionaire A Boner' - Posted April 24, 2007
The 'Boner' we wish Rosie'd been referring to at yesterday's Matrix Awards During a break in the pre-Matrix action yesterday, we poked our heads into the Waldorf Astoria ballroom where recipients of the New York Women in Communications Foundation Scholarship winners were lined up... [Fishbowl NY]

Rosie On Trump @ Matrix: 'My Goal ... To Give A Bald Billionaire A Boner' - Posted April 24, 2007
The 'Boner' we wish Rosie'd been referring to at yesterday's Matrix Awards During a break in the pre-Matrix action yesterday, we poked our heads into the Waldorf Astoria ballroom where recipients of the New York Women in Communications Foundation Scholarship winners were lined up... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 04.03.07 - Posted April 3, 2007
Good morning Washington. Lots and ... [FishbowlDC]

Rosie's News Corp. Poetry Reveals O'Reilly Sex Scandal Silence - Posted April 2, 2007
Good old Rosie O is up to her old tricks again, antagonizing nemesis Bill O'Reilly with a poem on her Web site that accuses him of being "big brother" Rupert Murdoch's lap dog. Rosie writes that when she and View co-host Joy... [Fishbowl NY]

Rosie's News Corp. Poetry Reveals O'Reilly Sex Scandal Silence - Posted April 2, 2007
Good old Rosie O is up to her old tricks again, antagonizing nemesis Bill O'Reilly with a poem on her Web site that accuses him of being "big brother" Rupert Murdoch's lap dog. Rosie writes that when she and View co-host Joy... [FishbowlNY]

Will Jared Paul Stern's Lawsuit Against Ron Burkle & Co. Botch Hillary's Prez Run? - Posted March 29, 2007
Interesting question, and one that likely hinges on how much Stern's conspiracy allegations against Burkle, the former president and current New York senator will involve the latter, particularly if this case ever comes to a jury trial. Specifically, allegations contained on p... [Fishbowl NY]

Will Jared Paul Stern's Lawsuit Against Ron Burkle & Co. Botch Hillary's Prez Run? - Posted March 29, 2007
Interesting question, and one that likely hinges on how much Stern's conspiracy allegations against Burkle, the former president and current New York senator will involve the latter, particularly if this case ever comes to a jury trial. Specifically, allegations contained on p... [FishbowlNY]

Mort Zuckerman, Bloomberg Top Most Generous Donor List; Trump, Rupe Absent - Posted February 16, 2007
The list of America's 60 most generous donors is out, and Mayor Bloomberg and media magnate Mort Zuckerman [right] have made the top 20, pledging $165 million and $100 million to charity in 2006, respectively. Warren Buffett tops the list wi... [Fishbowl NY]

Mort Zuckerman, Bloomberg Top Most Generous Donor List; Trump, Rupe Absent - Posted February 16, 2007
The list of America's 60 most generous donors is out, and Mayor Bloomberg and media magnate Mort Zuckerman [right] have made the top 20, pledging $165 million and $100 million to charity in 2006, respectively. Warren Buffett tops the list wi... [FishbowlNY]

Rupe: 'Everything We Do, CNBC Will Copy'; Times Bias; Borat Sequel Coming - Posted February 9, 2007
Plenty of coverage of yesterday's candid interview with Rupert Murdoch at the McGraw-Hill summit in New York. Some highlights and soundbites: Sequel ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupe: 'Everything We Do, CNBC Will Copy'; Times Bias; Borat Sequel Coming - Posted February 9, 2007
Plenty of coverage of yesterday's candid interview with Rupert Murdoch at the McGraw-Hill summit in New York. Some highlights and soundbites: Sequel ... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch Speaks Out About Regan Firing - Posted February 9, 2007
The New York Daily News' Paul Colford reports on yesterday's comments by NewsCorp chair Rupert Murdoch about why Judith Regan simply had to be let go. "She wasn't for us," he said, "She turned out not a team player, and that's putting it mildly." Interviewed at "Media Summit New York," held... [GalleyCat]

Borat 2--Deal Not So Done, After All - Posted February 9, 2007
Did Rupert Murdoch jump the gun when he announced Borat 2? Studio spokesman, Chris Petrikin, backpedaled ... [FishbowlLA]

Fox Finally Announces Biz News Channel - Posted February 8, 2007
In an interview earlier today, Rupert Murdoch wouldn't give details about the forthcoming business channel launch because "everything we do, CNBC will copy." Here are some: NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2007 — News Corporation will launch a business cable network scheduled to debut in the fourth quarter of 20... [Fishbowl NY]

Fox Finally Announces Biz News Channel - Posted February 8, 2007
In an interview earlier today, Rupert Murdoch wouldn't give details about the forthcoming business channel launch because "everything we do, CNBC will copy." Here are some: NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2007 — News Corporation will launch a business cable network scheduled to debut in the fourth quarter of 20... [FishbowlNY]

Murdoch's Millions | Gutfield's 'Red Eye' | Molly Ivins' 'Sexually Suggestive Phrase' | Sumner's Suit | Leitch's Deadspin - Posted February 5, 2007
New York Times' Keller: 'Platform-agnostic." [Marketwatch] Japanese Women: Obsessed with Nick's SpongeBob Squarepants. [... [Fishbowl NY]

Murdoch's Millions | Gutfield's 'Red Eye' | Molly Ivins' 'Sexually Suggestive Phrase' | Sumner's Suit | Leitch's Deadspin - Posted February 5, 2007
New York Times' Keller: 'Platform-agnostic." [Marketwatch] Japanese Women: Obsessed with Nick's SpongeBob Squarepants. [... [FishbowlNY]

Monday Morning Meta Media Mashup - Posted February 5, 2007
A weekly meta-roundup of our favorite (mostly) New York media pundits, what they're saying, why they're saying it, and an all-important grade, subjective and arbitrary — just like their columns! "Can we take much more good news?" ... [Fishbowl NY]

Monday Morning Meta Media Mashup - Posted February 5, 2007
A weekly meta-roundup of our favorite (mostly) New York media pundits, what they're saying, why they're saying it, and an all-important grade, subjective and arbitrary — just like their columns! "Can we take much more good news?" ... [FishbowlNY]

LAT vs. NYT | Molly Ivins Moves On | Senator Al Franken? | Google Grows Stonger | James Brady On Former Boss Murdoch | Globe Lacks Writers? | WaPo Lacks Style? - Posted February 1, 2007
LAT's O'Shea: Slams NYT's Keller. [LA Weekly] Molly Ivins: Passes away at 62. [AP] Al Frank... [Fishbowl NY]

LAT vs. NYT | Molly Ivins Moves On | Senator Al Franken? | Google Grows Stonger | James Brady On Former Boss Murdoch | Globe Lacks Writers? | WaPo Lacks Style? - Posted February 1, 2007
LAT's O'Shea: Slams NYT's Keller. [LA Weekly] Molly Ivins: Passes away at 62. [AP] Al Frank... [FishbowlNY]

$50,000 For 'Money Honey' Ride | 10,000 Teens | Time Tries To Poach From Times | JFK Jr.'s Ex snags $1.2M Book Deal | ABC's Cuomo Unscathed In Iraq Roadside Bombing | Fox, CNN Spar Over Obama - Posted January 24, 2007
10,000 Teens: Already registered for Cond&eacuteNet's Flip.com. [WWD] ABC's Cuomo: Narrowly escapes roadside bomb attack in Iraq. [... [Fishbowl NY]

$50,000 For 'Money Honey' Ride | 10,000 Teens | Time Tries To Poach From Times | JFK Jr.'s Ex snags $1.2M Book Deal | ABC's Cuomo Unscathed In Iraq Roadside Bombing | Fox, CNN Spar Over Obama - Posted January 24, 2007
10,000 Teens: Already registered for Cond&eacuteNet's Flip.com. [WWD] ABC's Cuomo: Narrowly escapes roadside bomb attack in Iraq. [... [FishbowlNY]

Publishing Unbound, Google-Style - Posted January 19, 2007
A crowd more than 300-strong gathered at the New York Public Library's Celeste Bartos Room for Google's all-day Unbound conference to be told, in no uncertain terms by an array of speakers, that if you're not moving with the digital times, you're just not a 21st century publish... [GalleyCat]

James Brady Uses Occasion Of Dirt To Dish From His Own Sordid, Checkered Media Past - Posted January 12, 2007
Forbes.com media columnist James Brady has a few ideas culled from his glory days to improve FX's Dirt: Since I was the guy who created Page Six, wrote high-flown gossip for New York mag... [Fishbowl NY]

James Brady Uses Occasion Of Dirt To Dish From His Own Sordid, Checkered Media Past - Posted January 12, 2007
Forbes.com media columnist James Brady has a few ideas culled from his glory days to improve FX's Dirt: Since I was the guy who created Page Six, wrote high-flown gossip for New York mag... [FishbowlNY]

Rupert Murdoch's Weekly Standard Responds To Foreign Policy Castro Cover - Posted January 10, 2007
Last week, Foreign Policy published a January issue that includes an instructive editorial on Rupert Murdoch that is more ... [Fishbowl NY]

Rupert Murdoch's Weekly Standard Responds To Foreign Policy Castro Cover - Posted January 10, 2007
Last week, Foreign Policy published a January issue that includes an instructive editorial on Rupert Murdoch that is more ... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Wolff Interviews Billionaire, Promised 'Consultations' - Posted January 9, 2007
Vanity Fair's media writer must have had flashbacks of his dot-com days. Michael Wolff finds himself not only in an "off-the-record" interview with a billionaire who would like to ... [Fishbowl NY]

Michael Wolff Interviews Billionaire, Promised 'Consultations' - Posted January 9, 2007
Vanity Fair's media writer must have had flashbacks of his dot-com days. Michael Wolff finds himself not only in an "off-the-record" interview with a billionaire who would like to ... [FishbowlNY]

Just What an Evil Genius Would Want Us to Think: Mag Says Rupert Murdoch Not an Evil Genius - Posted January 4, 2007
This month's severely underappreciated Foreign Policy magazine has an interesting editorial piece on News Corp. supermogul Rupert Murdoch. The argument? That Murdoch is not the powerful tyrant and evil genius that we think he is: ... [Fishbowl NY]

Just What an Evil Genius Would Want Us to Think: Mag Says Rupert Murdoch Not an Evil Genius - Posted January 4, 2007
This month's severely underappreciated Foreign Policy magazine has an interesting editorial piece on News Corp. supermogul Rupert Murdoch. The argument? That Murdoch is not the powerful tyrant and evil genius that we think he is: ... [FishbowlNY]

As for OJ, Overseas Looks Attractive - Posted January 2, 2007
Just as Ron updated with the latest on Judith Regan, TIME continues to give legs to the OJ side of things, speculating that he may be in a position to resell rights to IF I DID IT once they revert back to him, likely in 12 months' time. Several European publishers... [GalleyCat]

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