Washington Babylon — May 4, 2010, 10:38 am

The News Media’s $43 Million Man

Take this quiz from Vanity Fair and match up the salary of news executives with the size of their corporate layoffs.

For example, which executive recently announced that some seven percent of his company’s news staff would be laid off? Hint: He made $43 million last year.

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