Media Industry Timeline

Netflix Movies Kill Blockbuster, Movie Theater Industry Next?

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Netflix movies and television streaming killed popular competitors like Blockbuster. Now the Video On Demand (VOD) service is looking to take down the movie theater industry. Ted Sarandos, the chief content officer for Netflix, gave a keynote speech on October 26, 2013 at the Film Independent Forum in Los Angeles. In his speech, Sarandos challenges… Read more »

Giraffe Picture A Virus Due To The Facebook Giraffe Riddle Game?

Giraffe Picture A Virus Due To The Facebook Giraffe Riddle Game

Could your giraffe picture contain a virus due to the Facebook giraffe riddle game? As previously reported by The Inquisitr, if you don’t mind spoilers and want to know the solution, you can find the Facebook giraffe riddle answer here. The basis of the game is that if you don’t provide the correct giraffe riddle… Read more »

Nikki Finke Leaving Deadline, Promises ‘The Real Truth About Hollywood’

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Sharon Waxman, eat your heart out! Feared, powerful and nigh-mythical Hollywood journalist Nikki Finke is leaving Deadline, the breaking entertainment news site that she herself founded. Though it has been rumored for months, Finke announced Thursday night that she is absolutely leaving Deadline after months of apparent quibbling with Jay Penske, whose company has owned… Read more »

Facebook Violence Warning For Beheading Video Denounced, FB Reverses Policy

Facebook Violence Warning For Decapitation Video Denounced, FB Reverses Policy

The policy for a Facebook violence warning has been reversed in the case of a Facebook beheading video depicting a woman being decapitated. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, a Facebook privacy policy change puts user’s personal information at risk. In response to several violent videos being posted on Facebook, the social media giant began… Read more »

Fox Reporter Explains ‘Angry’ White House Press Briefing Walkout

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Fox’s White House reporter Ed Henry seemingly stormed out of a press briefing last week, causing some observers to wonder whether this was just an extreme chapter in his storied conflict with Press Secretary Jay Carney. Nope, Henry was just going to be late. On the Kilmeade & Friends radio show Monday morning, Henry said… Read more »

MSNBC Boss Demands Investigation Into Fox’s ‘Impossible’ Ratings

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MSNBC President Phil Griffin thinks something is rotten in Denmark… or at least Studio B. He’s demanding a full investigation into the mystery behind right-leaning rival Fox News’ consistently high ratings, and has implied that there might be something fishy going on. Maybe he’s just having a hard time accepting that no one watches his… Read more »

Putin Letter Tricks Conservative Media

Putin Letter Is Another Fake Thing Conservatives Are Sharing

The Putin letter making the rounds on (mostly) conservative media outlets is a phony, according to Snopes.com. On Friday, the alternative news website Before It’s News ran the letter as if it was from the Russian president himself. “Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent an open letter to Americans and what it says might make… Read more »

Rush Limbaugh Wrote Kids Book, You’ll Die When You See The Cover [Photo]

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Rush Limbaugh (yes, that one) has written a children’s book. Given his fiery and controversial persona, a book written by RushBo himself and intended for our sweet, impressionable and innocent children might sound pretty horrifying to some. Like “Oh God, what did they ever do to deserve it” horrifying. Like, hard-line evil conservative indoctrination, troll-level… Read more »