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Discovery considering bid for Scripps Networks Interactive


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#1 OFFLINE   dpeters11

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Posted 11 December 2013 - 11:44 AM

This came through on our local newspaper site due to the Cincinnati Scripps connection.

 

http://variety.com/2...ive-1200941522/

 

 



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#2 OFFLINE   Drucifer

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Posted 11 December 2013 - 12:29 PM

Yeah, I have begun to notice these super cable companies as they now do commercial with all their logos in 'em.


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#3 OFFLINE   fluffybear

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Posted 11 December 2013 - 06:27 PM

About the only thing worse would be if Scripps were to sell out to Viacom..


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Posted 13 January 2014 - 03:28 PM

Deal is apparently off, never got past preliminary talks.

 

http://cincinnati.co...d-merger-talks/



#5 OFFLINE   fluffybear

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Posted 16 January 2014 - 12:39 PM

Deal is apparently off, never got past preliminary talks.

 

http://cincinnati.co...d-merger-talks/

 

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Thank Goodness!   At least Discovery won't get a chance to ruin the Scripps channels they way they have destroyed their own..


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