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- How Liberty Media’s John Malone has a lock on the iHeart bankruptcy not Bob Pittman and Bain.
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- But Liberty is not willing to pay more than $1 billion for iHeart -- how it plans to steal the company for pennies.
- When Liberty got control of Sirius they went it alone without Mel Karmazin, remember? If they could live without a master media operator like Karmazin, what happens to Pittman? Turns out it’s complicated.
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