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    Re: Chinese recycling tycoon says he wants to buy the New York Times

    Quote Originally Posted by CanadaJohn View Post
    Perhaps more like SCTV

    edit: that may be too Canadian for some, but look it up.
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    Re: Chinese recycling tycoon says he wants to buy the New York Times

    Quote Originally Posted by joG View Post
    Whether more accurate or not might be another thing, but it is good to get information diversity? RT or zdf are, to take but obvious examples, not exactly unbiased. But they do give you alternative viewpoints.
    That's the point.

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    Re: Chinese recycling tycoon says he wants to buy the New York Times

    Quote Originally Posted by CanadaJohn View Post
    Considering the Chinese expertise in propaganda, their taking over the operations of the NYT would surely ensure the paper's storied history of never letting the facts get in the way of their political message.
    Sounds like Canadian propaganda is working quite well.

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    Re: Chinese recycling tycoon says he wants to buy the New York Times

    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Chuckles View Post
    Like CCTV?

    LOL~!!!
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    Re: Chinese recycling tycoon says he wants to buy the New York Times

    Nothing new here. I buy the NYT just to recycle the paper anyway. I think I get better use from it than the publisher did to start with. Maybe this guy can do the same.

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    Re: Chinese recycling tycoon says he wants to buy the New York Times

    Quote Originally Posted by CanadaJohn View Post
    Perhaps more like SCTV

    edit: that may be too Canadian for some, but look it up.
    Yea, that's a thread win - nice job!

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