At this time it appears that Rupert Murdoch is facing an unprecedented crisis, with the freedom of several ex-employees of News of the World and his own son James on the line, and the future of his media empire in jeopardy. The hacking scandal in the U.K. has forced News Corp. to withdraw its bid for BSkyB. Meanwhile, the liberal media, according to an Investor's Business Daily editorial, is salivating over Murdoch's troubles. They never could forgive him for his conservative views, and are envious of his success.
UPDATE: Tim Graham at NewsBusters says that the Leftist Media is ready to do a victory dance over Rupert Murdoch's troubles, but we believe it will take far more to finish him off.
Vyan at Daily Kos is getting giddy in a post headlined “Could we soon see a world without Fox News?” It's apparently all over for FNC: "In less than a week the News of the World Wiretapping and Bribery Scandal has quickly metastasized into a Multi-Headed Dragon of Death for Murdoch Empire and simply lopping off one head, doesn't seem to be enough - the infection has already spread."
Now that Fox-hating liberal interest groups, bloggers, and Democrat politicians are vowing to investigate, the Kosmonauts think Murdoch's "criminal enterprise" is about to collapse....