5 TRIBUNE CO. Stands to benefit if FCC lifts ban on single company owning a newspaper and TV station in the same market with content-opolies in New York and L.A. Not all rosy at Trib, though: Flagship Chicago paper cans columnist Bob Greene for sex scandal.
3 DAN BREWSTER Rosie may be tough to deal with, but he's left to pick up the pieces of a venture that failed miserably. O'Donnell nixes deal with G&J on mag that carries her name.
2 STEVE CASE It's getting tough to find an AOL vet in the AOL Time Warner exec suites. Pittman's gone, same for Berlow at the cross-media sales group and Steve Case's days appear numbered.