The New York Times Company, Carlos Slim, and Timing.

If you were a closely-watched media company and you wanted to ensure that your news about a major new investor made the least possible splash whatsoever, do you maybe think you’d try to time everything so the news was teased during a long weekend and the announcement was made, oh, just before the most-anticipated Inauguration Day in recent memory?

I’m just sayin’!

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