Tag: Sam Zell
December 11, 2008 | 2:00 am
August 7, 2008 | 12:06 am
Sell It, Sam
Nice editorial on the demise of the L.A. Times as we have known it and loved to hate it all these years ("Sell It, Sam," Aug. 1).
Didn't anyone realize when Sam Zell bought the Tribune Co. that real estate value was at the top of his list?
And as to the problems of...
July 30, 2008 | 11:39 pmFirst they came for the Outdoor section, and I said nothing. Then they combined and demoted the Opinion and Book Review sections, and I said nothing.
Then they sloughed off hundreds of journalists, and I said nothing. Then they fired another 150 writers and editors, took away the...
July 30, 2008 | 7:54 pm
The Los Angeles Times has already become a parody of itself, but in case you hadn’t gotten the joke, check out Roy Rivenburg’s new faux-news site, Fake L.A. Times.
The site reports that San Diego has been sold to ease the state budget woes, that...
July 9, 2008 | 10:30 pmWhat's the difference between Sam Zell's Los Angeles Times and Sam's Bagels on Larchmont?
None, if you take Mr. Zell's words to heart. He told his Tribune Co. employees in June that "we're in the business of satisfying customers, and we will respond to what they say they want."...
April 12, 2007 | 8:00 pm