Fox News ratings dip, others rise. A lasting trend?

Fox News ratings dip, others rise. A lasting trend?

Fox News ratings Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 20 November 2017 Fox News ratings dip, others rise. A lasting trend? The other cable news networks envy the Fox News ratings but a tide might be turning. Ratings for the cable news network leader are dropping...
End of the American Century

End of the American Century

American Influence. Declining. Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 12 October 2017 End of the American Century I was thinking about a book, written by a friend of mine entitled The End of the American Century. The author is Steve Schlossstein (yes indeed 3 Ss),...
The Fox News brand changes for the better?

The Fox News brand changes for the better?

Fox News brand Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 19 June 2017 The Fox News brand changes for the better? What’s your opinion of the Fox News brand? I assume it depends on your political leaning. Those on the left believe the network is overly biased to the...
Fox News, fire Bill O’Reilly – he damaged the brand

Fox News, fire Bill O’Reilly – he damaged the brand

Fox News and Bill O’Reilly Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 5 April 2017 Fox News, fire Bill O’Reilly – he damaged the brand When does a brand get fed up with a spokesperson? I’m thinking of this concerning the Bill O’Reilly sexual...
Politically ignorant generation of sheep

Politically ignorant generation of sheep

Politically ignorant generation of sheep Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 28 July 2016 The news industry is not doing us any favors The word ignorant gets its root from the word ignore. Someone who is ignorant is someone who ignores. Because we ignore, we are...
Yiannopoulos and Twitter: Where do you stand?

Yiannopoulos and Twitter: Where do you stand?

Milo Yiannopoulos Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 20 July 2016 Yiannopoulos Twitter is in a difficult spot. It has permanently removed Milo Yiannopoulos, the tech editor of Breitbart, after he sent numerous tweets were inflammatory and, frankly, racist,...
MSNBC and its lack of brand personality

MSNBC and its lack of brand personality

News? MSNBC? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 23 March 2015 MSNBC and Fox Love it or hate it, Fox News has a brand and that’s the single reason why it leads in the cable news ratings by a large margin. With news that MSNBC will shake up its primetime lineup...
Online advertisers have stepped on a landmine

Online advertisers have stepped on a landmine

Online advertisers must understand context Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 20 November 2014 Online advertisers have stepped on a landmine Remember when advertisers influenced TV content? Probably not. We have been in a free for all for years when TV...
What’s news anymore?

What’s news anymore?

News…yeah right. More like Faux News. Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 30 April 2009 What’s news anymore? We have been predicting that the current economic downturn will cost one of the networks its existence. Could FOX – and, especially,...