If you gave a billion dollars to the top 10 news companies, the chance of a dime being spent on news would be pretty slim. You might as well give a pound of hamburger to a shark and hope to get meat loaf.
How many billions have passed through their hands in the last decade?
— Steve Yelvington (@yelvington) June 10, 2019
Remember this whenever the big media starts whining about how Google News is so unfair to make money from directing readers to their websites.
These days, these organizations are run by finance types, and finance types don’t care about journalism.
Finance and journalism mix like Ebola and French kissing.