Business Columns & Blogs

August 11, 2013

Why did Amazon’s Bezos buy The Washington Post? Well, why not?

The classic Orson Welles movie “Citizen Kane” was released in 1941, back when radio was the only medium posing a threat to newspapers’ hegemony over the news business, but it still holds considerable pertinence to the media scene today — particularly as it applies to rich guys buying newspapers.

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