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marshall Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-29-09 10:58 AM
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61. Fox News's days are numbered
When the Fairness Doctrine is back in force there will be a whole new playing field.
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  -Fox News Set for Best Year Yet (CNN, MSNBC dip in ratings) villager  Jun-25-09 03:57 PM   #0 
  - the viewers of fox news have their exact parallel  maxsolomon   Jun-25-09 03:58 PM   #1 
  - Fox is bundled into cable packages. You can't not get it. That is  roguevalley   Jun-25-09 05:01 PM   #17 
     - CNN is on as many or more cable systems as Fox News.  totodeinhere   Jun-26-09 04:38 AM   #31 
        - I think you're right  Yupster   Jun-27-09 12:49 PM   #46 
  - WTF?  derby378   Jun-25-09 03:59 PM   #2 
  - Probably because cable companies moved them to extended digital.  John Kerry VonErich   Jun-25-09 04:12 PM   #4 
  - That's exactly right. I have to pay for more expensive package to get MSNBC on Comcast.  onehandle   Jun-25-09 09:11 PM   #23 
     - Fuck Comcast! Fuck Faux Snooze, Rupert Murdock (isn't he dead yet?)  lonestarnot   Jun-26-09 07:10 AM   #33 
  - Besides, Fox News viewers NEVER WATCH ANYTHING ELSE.  AlbertCat   Jun-25-09 06:48 PM   #21 
  - Perhaps if MSNBC offered news on weekends?  aquart   Jun-25-09 04:03 PM   #3 
  - Bingo. They lose tons of viewers with their stupid Lockup show.  Joanne98   Jun-25-09 04:15 PM   #7 
  - That, and that horseshit "to catch a predator". That has to be the.............  pattmarty   Jun-25-09 06:14 PM   #18 
  - Not true. MSNBC even out rated Fox with some of those shows last Sunday.  totodeinhere   Jun-26-09 04:41 AM   #32 
  - Prision stuff is terrible nt  goclark   Jun-28-09 11:56 AM   #56 
  - CNN has had the best Iranian protest coverage over the past few weeks, especially on the weekends.  4lbs   Jun-25-09 04:25 PM   #10 
  - LOL, so true  Sultana   Jun-25-09 09:39 PM   #25 
  - RE:MSNBC  discocrisco01   Jun-27-09 01:02 PM   #47 
  - Think about it...  MellowDem   Jun-25-09 04:13 PM   #5 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-25-09 06:16 PM   #19 
  - The elderly? The Sixties Radicals? In my area, they are DEM.  No Elephants   Jun-26-09 09:51 AM   #36 
     - In your area...  MellowDem   Jun-27-09 10:33 AM   #44 
        - Youth, Dissent, and Traditional Values  discocrisco01   Jun-27-09 01:36 PM   #48 
  - You know, most of us actually READ our news.......  Burma Jones   Jun-25-09 04:13 PM   #6 
  - This doesn't bother me at all... however  OKNancy   Jun-25-09 04:15 PM   #8 
  - All of the fundies huddle close to their TeeVees trying in vain to get out of the real world.  Fearless   Jun-25-09 04:19 PM   #9 
  - ding ding ding NM  high density   Jun-25-09 04:29 PM   #11 
  - I believe that the Dem takeover has been a bonanza for Fox  DuaneBidoux   Jun-25-09 04:32 PM   #12 
  - exactly...they look to fox for answers and reassurance  Blue_Tires   Jun-26-09 08:47 AM   #35 
  - I suspect that RWers, having no lives, watch TV in greater numbers than the rest of us,  Zorra   Jun-25-09 04:33 PM   #13 
  - Fox News Gets Higher Ratings Because They Deliver A Consevative Fantasy World Version of the News  Yavin4   Jun-25-09 04:34 PM   #14 
  - Does this include internet streaming?  jmondine   Jun-25-09 04:40 PM   #15 
  - Many young people prefer to watch TV from the internet nowadays.  Crowman1979   Jun-27-09 10:56 AM   #45 
  - No it doesn't  maseman   Jun-28-09 11:09 AM   #55 
  - Well maybe  Turbineguy   Jun-25-09 04:51 PM   #16 
  - Well, they obviously have solidified that 20% of dumb butts who turn off their  MasonJar   Jun-25-09 06:31 PM   #20 
  - sure they are??!?! will you take a check for the brooklyn bridge??  scarface2004   Jun-25-09 06:49 PM   #22 
  - There are 307 million Americans.  Codeine   Jun-25-09 09:35 PM   #24 
  - thank you for some needed perspective n/t  Psephos   Jun-25-09 10:09 PM   #27 
  - Yeah, fauxsn00ze lies...that's  Cha   Jun-25-09 09:44 PM   #26 
  - Yeah. They have at least 3 channels. That's probably the total for all 3.  judesedit   Jun-25-09 10:12 PM   #28 
  - Setting aside content, their market saturation and style of coverage  Blasphemer   Jun-26-09 03:00 AM   #29 
  - There has been of a lot of juicy scandals and celebrity news lately  IndianaGreen   Jun-26-09 03:09 AM   #30 
  - I have to agree with most everything you said...  brendan120678   Jun-26-09 08:02 AM   #34 
  - Not bad, for a network that cannot even get the Party of Fogel or Sanford right.  No Elephants   Jun-26-09 09:53 AM   #37 
  - the problem is too many liberal tune in for the comedic trainwreck  mikelgb   Jun-26-09 09:56 AM   #38 
  - They shouldn't get all hot and bothered over themselves on this  lunatica   Jun-26-09 09:59 AM   #39 
  - You make an excellent point. We can't assume that everyone who watches Fox News agrees with them.  totodeinhere   Jun-26-09 03:24 PM   #43 
  - No Surprise, Here  Paladin   Jun-26-09 10:03 AM   #40 
  - Channels' popularity has to do with the balance of power  DatManFromNawlins   Jun-29-09 01:39 AM   #57 
  - They need to turn them off at Hotels  MARALE   Jun-26-09 10:10 AM   #41 
  - I am not a big Fan of Fox news, but...  totodeinhere   Jun-26-09 03:21 PM   #42 
     - Bull shit.  fasttense   Jun-27-09 02:32 PM   #50 
     - This sounds like Detroit  ProudDad   Jun-28-09 01:27 AM   #53 
  - Fox News (D) Set for Best Year Yet (CNN, MSNBC dip in ratings)  truthisfreedom   Jun-27-09 01:57 PM   #49 
  - Some how, I just do not buy this...  and-justice-for-all   Jun-27-09 06:56 PM   #51 
  - yup... me thinks this is Fox News damage control  fascisthunter   Jun-29-09 10:15 AM   #60 
  - It's the bunker mentality  ProudDad   Jun-28-09 01:25 AM   #52 
  - Fox wins because they take a stand.  SoCalDem   Jun-28-09 02:05 AM   #54 
  - Well if the hotels want it on Faux News, then I say it's time for a boycott!  Crowman1979   Jun-29-09 09:21 AM   #58 
  - I'm always astounded by the big flat screen TV at my dry cleaners.  VaYallaDawg   Jun-29-09 09:31 AM   #59 
  - Fox News's days are numbered  marshall   Jun-29-09 10:58 AM   #61 

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