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Ratings: Zucker era CNN
collapses to new low

Breitbart Big Journalism, by John Nolte

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Posted By:Fiesta del sol, 1/23/2014 10:02:22 AM

I´ve said it before and I´ll say it again: the most under-covered media story in the country right now is the collapse of CNN. Other than Tapper o´clock, the network is an absolute mess. As I write this, Brooke Baldwin is devoting a full segment to a game called "Candy Crush." This was followed by yet another segment on -- wait for it -- "Blackfish!" Who is this network programming for? The latest ratings show, pretty much not anyone. In the all-important 25-54 age demo, CNN has sunk to its lowest point since Jeff Zucker took over a little over

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jimmiet, 1/23/2014 10:12:06 AM     (No. 9702364)

How low will the ratings have to go before this leftist spiel is taken out of the airports? Can´t happen soon enough.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Madman2, 1/23/2014 11:28:50 AM     (No. 9702492)

I´ll bet that CNN ratings wouldn´t be half of what they currently are if they weren´t playing at every airport gate in the US. When waiting for my flight I have to sit as far away from the TV monitors as I can to avoid their irritating rubbish.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: The Advocate, 1/23/2014 11:55:45 AM     (No. 9702531)

I always demand a fox when I travel - or won´t return.
Btw - why so airports always have CNN? Is it a contract or just inertia?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: RayLRiv, 1/23/2014 12:03:02 PM     (No. 9702536)

Surprisingly CNN Español sounds like it´s doing OK.

Sometimes I listen to it on Sirius XM on my car radio to practice my Spanish. I´d say 80%-90% of the news stories deal with financial news in Central, South America and Spain. So much so that CNN should seriously call it CNN Financial News En Español.

As a USCG interpreter/translator I find that Spanish terminology used for legal, engineering, financial or medical work is far more complicated and tedious than ´everyday´ spoken Spanish. I hope CNN Español doesn´t go under only for that reason. Good resource to ramp up the quality and complexity of your Spanish.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Smart11344, 1/23/2014 12:25:50 PM     (No. 9702577)

They lost their rudder decades ago and have been lost at Sea NN ever since. Zucker is nothing more than a poison pill. If corporate isn´t smart enough to remove Zucker they get what they deserve.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/23/2014 12:33:00 PM     (No. 9702585)

CNN = Dead FISH...and it isn´t even wrapped properly!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/23/2014 12:43:36 PM     (No. 9702600)

Fox News´s Shep Smith spent a fair amount of time on Candy Crush yesterday - with a guest lawyer - as the game company that produced it is trying to trademark "candy" for its exclusive use.

Good luck with that.

Not trying to get CNN off the hook, but that could be the reason why they spent time on it today.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 1/23/2014 2:27:17 PM     (No. 9702784)

Maybe Zucker is a conservative undercover plant meant to fundamentally transform CNN into the trash heap of history.

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