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      07-11-2010, 10:31 AM   #1
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Fox Plans Arabic News Channel

http://www.theatlanticwire.com/featu...s-Channel-1558
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      07-11-2010, 10:37 PM   #2
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This is not as odd as it seems.

I travel a great deal. Europe. The Middle East. India. Africa. Asia. It sucks, and when I retire I am not leaving my zip code.

But be that as it may. When you move around the world it becomes obvious that the major news organizations are driven by marketing, and they tailor their news so as to play to the world view and prejudices of their target market.

Fox news will do well in the Middle East. It will have nothing in common with the version in the United States, but people will believe it just as adamantly.
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      07-11-2010, 11:20 PM   #3
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Oh yay. More sensationalist bullshit spread to other parts of the world.

Fuck Fox news.

And news channels in general.

http://www.wtfcnn.com
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not really surprising given the fact that their second largest shareholder is actually a Saudi prince worth 22 billion.....
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