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Publisher: 'NY Times' Definitely Not For Sale

Despite rumors to the contrary, The New York Times is not for sale, Arthur Sulzberger Jr., the paper's fourth-generation publisher and chairman, said at a Media Matters event at Harvard University. "Rather than looking for an exit strategy, Sulzberger said he and [cousin and vice-chairman Michael] Golden are grooming six members of the fifth generation of the Ochs-Sulzberger family to eventually take over the company once he retires, a development the chairman hastened to add isn't coming anytime soon," writes Leon Lazaroff.

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  1. Douglas Ferguson from College of Charleston, March 17, 2014 at 8:10 a.m.

    Which, of course, means that it is. When the airplane is on fire and you're wearing a parachute, the only sane option is an exit strategy.

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