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July 2, 2012
What's wrong with Rupert Murdoch?
The aging media mogul is bashing Mitt Romney in public as if he were a paid hack for the Obama campaign. Politico: Rupert Murdoch, who last weekend took a Twitter shot at Mitt Romney over his lack of a strong stand on immigration after President Barack Obama's executive action involving some deportations, took to his feed again for a harder hit: "Met Romney last week. Tough O Chicago pros will be hard to beat unless he drops old friends from team and hires some real pros. Doubtful," was the tweet from @rupertmurdoch about an hour ago. Romney was in New York last week, where the mogul divides his time. The tweet doesn't describe the circumstances, and Romney's campaign didn't advertise it. But the ding at Romney is unmistakable. In the pre-Twitter era, people would have to either guess what the influential mogul personally thought of politicians or attempt to glean it from the editorial pages of some of his holdings. The competition for his support in 2008 was fierce, and...(Read Full Post)