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The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country

Gabriel Sherman
Format
Book
Published
New York : Random House, [2014]
Edition
First edition
Language
English
ISBN
0812992857, 9780812992854
Summary
An inside account of Fox News offers insight into its operations and influence, covering the original launch of the cable news network by Roger Ailes and Rupert Murdoch and the ways in which Fox has become a dominant force in American politics.
Contents
  • "Jump Roger, jump"
  • "You can talk your way out of anything"
  • The Philadelphia story
  • Selling the trick
  • Rea productions
  • A new stage
  • Thought pattern revolution
  • Risky strategy
  • America's talking
  • "A very, very dangerous man"
  • The Aussie and the Midwesterner
  • October surprise
  • The right kind of friends
  • Anti-Clinton news network
  • The call
  • Holy war
  • Quagmire doesn't rate
  • "What are you going to do with all this power?"
  • Searching for a new cast
  • Comeback
  • Trouble on Main street
  • The last campaign.
Description
xx, 538 pages ; 25 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 505-517) and index.
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