Next up, Iranian TV buys MSNBC…. and Al Jazeera will host the 2016 Presidential Debates. (THIS IS NOT A JOKE)
NEW YORK - Al Jazeera is finalizing a deal to take over Current TV, the low-rated cable channel that was founded by Al Gore and his business partners seven years ago.
If the deal is completed, Current will provide the pan-Arab news giant with something it has sought for years: a pathway into American living rooms. Current is available in about 60 million of the 100 million homes in the United States with cable or satellite service. (read more)