In an interview with CNBC on Tuesday, Sam Zell claimed that Tribune Co. could exit bankruptcy by the end of this year. He said, “No plan has been put forward yet although everybody is working on one. And I suspect that, sometime between now and maybe as early as the end of the year, it will exit from bankruptcy.”
The full interview can be watched below. If it pains you to lay eyes on the miserable troll of a CEO, check out Phil Rosenthal‘s Chicago Tribune column instead. Rosenthal has transcribed the portion of the interview where Zell discusses the Tribune.