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Bain Capital Owns Clear Channel (Rush Limbaugh's network)

I was going to bump this old DP article from 4 years ago, but for some reason I'm unable to comment on it.


But, basically, Rush Limbaugh's bosses are owned by Mitt Romney's company.

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I had just put it in with

I had just put it in with really cool new chart showing how it goes and it fell off the front like 2 hours ago..lol

So how will this help Saint

So how will this help Saint Paul.

if this is true, then . . .

it needs to be read by more people.

it's hard to be awake; it's easier to dream--

Blow Back Callers

Now wouldn't it be hilarious if Rush started to get massive amount of calls and while on the air they stated that little fact?

Make it viral

THIS is why all the media outlets keep saying "Romney will be the nominee." His company literally OWNS the media via Clear Channel!

Well, that explains a lot!


Bain Capital is a Boston-headquartered alternative asset management and financial services company that specializes in private equity, venture capital, credit and public market investments. Bain invests across a broad range of industry sectors and geographic regions. As of the beginning of 2012, the firm manages approximately $66 billion of investor capital across its various investment platforms.
The firm was founded in 1984 by partners from the consulting firm Bain & Company. Since inception has invested in or acquired hundreds of companies including such notable companies as AMC Entertainment, Aspen Education Group, Brookstone, Burger King, Burlington Coat Factory, Clear Channel Communications, Domino's Pizza, DoubleClick, Dunkin' Donuts, D&M Holdings, Guitar Center, Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), Sealy, The Sports Authority, Staples, Toys "R" Us, Warner Music Group and The Weather Channel.


"Know what you know, know what you don't know, and understand and appreciate the distinction."


and answers the thread "what's wrong with Rush" from a few days

ago, as well as what's wrong with hannity, beck etc...anyone syndicated by clear channel (Bain)

link from another thread here at the DP on same topic, a great flow chart:


Rush disclosed on Tuesday that Clear Channel (owned by Bain)

did a 400 mill. syndication deal w/ Limbaugh (in 2008).


In our market Clear Chan also broadcasts Hannity&Beck