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Monday, October 15, 2007

Dark Lord Murdoch's Multi-Tentacled San Francisco Takeover

Posted By on Mon, Oct 15, 2007 at 10:22 AM

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As if you hadn't already had enough news of Dark Lord Murdoch wriggling his cybernetic tentacles into San Francisco, there's also this: SF-based financial news website MarketWatch (co-founded by former San Francisco Examiner editor Larry Kramer) is about to be absorbed into Murdoch's News Corp., as part of News Corp.'s $5.6 billion Dow Jones and Co. acquisition. I, for one, welcome our new overlord.

-- Brian Bernbaum

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