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Fixing What Ailes Local News?

Jeff Jarvis fosters an interesting discussion about what Roger Ailes’ new role in charge of local fox stations means.  As the man who spawned Fox News Channel, he clearly has demonstrated success at innovating.  And Jeff thinks he might do the same for local news:

What if, instead, a station tore into local issues and got some juices flowing? You might actually watch.

Love him or not, Ailes changed the business and grammar of national TV news. So I agree that it’s a good bet he could do the same to local.

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