Fox Looking to Unload Beck?

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March 7, 2011 4:22 a.m.

That’s what the Times seems to be suggesting today.

I hadn’t heard that take on it. But I’ve heard something else from within the Fox-associated, right-wing-mediasphere. Basically a lot of chatter to the effect that as great as Beck has been in business terms, there’s a pretty total appreciation at Fox corporate at this point that he’s completely crazy — as in more than the normal run of Fox News personalities — and that they know that something either really awful or incredibly embarrassing will inevitably happen … and probably in the pretty near future.

But as long as the dollars and viewers are coming? Well …

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