Al Jazeera buys Gore's Current TV

Al Jazeera buys Gore's Current TV

There are 1 comment on the www.theglobeandmail.com story from Jan 3, 2013, titled Al Jazeera buys Gore's Current TV. In it, www.theglobeandmail.com reports that:

Al Jazeera said on Wednesday it will buy Current TV, the struggling cable channel founded by Al Gore and partners, in a move that will boost the Qatar-based broadcaster’s footprint in the United States.

Terms were undisclosed, but analysts estimated the deal could be worth as much as $500-million (U.S.) ...

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“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 Jan 3, 2013
from theglobeandmail:

"Analysts said Al Jazeera would have to overcome a significant image problem in the United States, where many viewers remember its stridently anti-war reporting of the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.

"'Al Jazeera has deeper pockets. The downside is the politics. People in America associate Al Jazeera with the Muslim world or the Arab world or the Islam world and they have problems with that ...'"

People in America have "problems" with terrorist apologists.

BTW, liberal Al Gore sold out to Al-J just before tax hikes were due to kick-in!

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