10 Dumbest Business Moves of 2011
Rupert Murdoch's self-inflicted hack attack
As if it isn't bad enough that his reporters and editors hacked into a murdered girl's phone and deleted messages that might have been clues, that was just the start of the story. Turns out this was just SOP at Newscorp. As a result of the never-ending scandal Rupe had to end his bid for BSkyB, close the best-selling newspaper in the world and be publicly chastised by Parliament. So far there have been nearly 20 arrests and Rupe and his sons were nearly voted off the Newscorp board.