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It's Not TV, It's HBO

21st Century Fox and Time Warner’s game of clones
It's Not TV, It's HBO

A $76 billion takeover bid by Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox for Time Warner is all about lucrative cable holdings, especially HBO. A deal would create a company with a blockbuster lineup of news, sports, and movie channels—and a lot of bargaining power.