So how long do you guess it will be before the federal government (i.e. Communist in the White House and his Regime) subsidize (i.e. “own”) the (thus far “unofficial”) state controlled media? 

Financial Times

November 11, 2012 6:10 pm

US TV networks suffer sharp dip in ratings
By Emily Steel in New York

US broadcast networks are suffering a precipitous drop in television ratings so far this season, posing a significant threat to the system on which $70bn in television ads are traded each year.

Media executives argue that television watching is at an all-time high, with people viewing shows via digital recorders, on-demand videos and online streaming to computers and mobile devices.

Related: Our News Media is a Disgrace.