Warren Buffett’s Big Payday, and Other Notes on Media General’s Merger With Young
Posted: 6/14/2013  |  By: Rick Edmonds | Poynter
Few paid much attention to the blandly worded announcement a week ago of a merger between Media General and New Young Broadcasting. That was no surprise — an agreement between two midsize local broadcasting companies isn’t nearly as big a deal as, say, Gannett’s $2.2 billion acquisition of Belo today.