The advent of Fox News is rather well documented. After it was realized the Fairness Doctrine was not all that fair, the advent of talk radio (and the fact that only conservative programming gained critical mass with listeners and thus advertisers) looked like a big flashing neon light to Rupert Murdoch that said “unserved market here — profit opportunity available.”

So, it’s not really controversial to point out that that if conservatives felt like their issues were being addressed by the MSM, then neither talk radio nor Fox would have appeared. There wouldn’t have been an unserved market, in that case.

Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

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