Wait, it is a big ole media octopus, now cutting off tentacles.
Whatever, Jack Shafer has a sense of humor in explaining deconsolidation::
Let's make a deal. What would you pay for the Los Angeles Times, the Nashville Tennessean, the Des Moines Register, Newsday, the Dallas Morning News, the Knoxville News Sentinel, or any other chain-owned property? Don't send your bids to me a email@example.com. Send them to the newspapers' respective owners and send me the finder's fee.