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British Media Watches Its 'World' Fall Apart

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British Media Watches Its 'World' Fall Apart

British Media Watches Its 'World' Fall Apart

British Media Watches Its 'World' Fall Apart

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After 168 years in print, the British tabloid, News of the World, is closing after fallout from a phone hacking scandal. Host Scott Simon talks with political columnist Simon Hoggart of the Guardian newspaper about the impact on the media landscape in the United Kingdom.