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Discovery's Oprah Problem

Discovery Communications bankrolled Oprah Winfrey's cable channel. So far OWN's losses may exceed $330 million

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  • Discovery's Oprah Problem
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  • Discovery's Oprah network to lose $143 million
    Oprah Winfrey Network, the cable- television venture between Discovery Communications Inc. and the talk-show host, may lose $142.9 million in 2012 as it struggles to gain viewers, according to researcher SNL Kagan. The startup network probably lost $107 ...
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  • Harpo Recruits Discovery’s Patterson
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  • Oprah Giving Discovery’s Stock A Boost
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