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Deranged Millionaire John Hodgman Explains the Newspaper Economy

PLUS: How He Intends to 'Disrupt the Paradigm' at The Washington Postier Coupon Clipper Penny Saver

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Our clip of the week this week comes to us courtesy of "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" -- which is, of course, being guest-hosted this summer by John Oliver -- and features author/humorist John Hodgman as its "Deranged Millionaire" correspondent. Somehow we missed this -- or maybe "The Daily Show" was the first to break the news -- but it turns out Jeff Bezos isn't the only rich dude buying a D.C. newspaper. Hodgman explains in this segment from Wednesday night:

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