You are viewing a single comment's thread.

view the rest of the comments →


[–] uvulectomy 0 points 8 points (+8|-0) ago 

Under the terms of the deal, Murdoch retains ownership of Fox Broadcasting, Fox News, and a few others. What Disney bought was essentially the movie and sports division.


[–] JJNova 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

I believe they didn't get the News or Sports divisions. Everything else was/is/being acquired. I believe it was to keep the government from getting involved, since if Disney got the Sports branch, there would be no competition in that realm. (Disney owns ESPN)