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    Fake News CNN circling the drain, still doubling down on lies that got them there.

    CNN is suffering a credibility crisis as viewership for the once-proud network continues to crater with no apparent plan in place to fix things anytime soon, according to media watchdogs and insiders.
    CNN’s audience shriveled in the second quarter of 2019, averaging only 541,000 total viewers, less than half Fox News Channel’s 1.3 million average. But CNN struggled even more during the primetime hours of 8-11 p.m. ET, finishing as the fifteenth most-watched network on basic cable behind networks such as TLC, Investigation Discovery and the Hallmark Channel. CNN averaged a dismal 761,000 primetime viewers while FNC averaged 2.4 million.

    The Hill media guru Joe Concha told Fox News that CNN's freefall may not be slowing.

    “The numbers warrant concern, yes. Q2 was a particularly news-rich quarter highlighted by the release of the Mueller report and all the aftermath and controversy following it, plus the launch of several high-profile Democratic candidacies including Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg to propel 2020 coverage into high gear,” Concha said. “It may only get worse in Q3 given the numbers we’re already seeing.”


    “The people that are concerned – it’s certainly not the anchors who have lucrative contracts – it’s the people among the lower levels, such as producers and show bookers,” the employee said.
    A third current staffer told Fox News that CNN “is clearly doing something wrong if the ratings are like this,” before asking, “So why don’t we try something different?”

    Cable news viewership has declined in general as more and more consumers cut the cord in favor of OTT streaming services, but CNN’s losses are overwhelming. The network lost 18 percent of its audience compared to the second quarter of last year. CNN also dropped a whopping 38 percent of primetime viewers among the key demo.


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    Looks like soros is going to have to bail them out again this year. he doesn't mind.
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    I heard something the other day about journalists being laid off industry wide and I smiled.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Calypso Jones View Post
    Looks like soros is going to have to bail them out again this year. he doesn't mind.
    maybe george and a-maul can help them out.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lone Gunman View Post
    maybe george and a-maul can help them out.
    Is her brother Mike Coxmaul?

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    Not enough people being forced to watch in airports I guess?


    I think they got themselves stuck in a TDS narrative and can't find their way out. If they gave the Pelosi/AOC feud some honest coverage the ratings might pick up a little?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Frankenvoter View Post
    I heard something the other day about journalists being laid off industry wide and I smiled.


    Name a person working in the MSM industry who is actually a "Journalist", and not just a Leftie Propagandist?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Frankenvoter View Post
    I heard something the other day about journalists being laid off industry wide and I smiled.

    Well, for the most part jouranlists are not needed or wanted any more, they only really employ opinion piece staff.

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