News Corp. Board Vouches for Rupert Murdoch’s ‘Fitness’

News Corporation Chief Rupert Murdoch (C) speaks to the media after meeting the family of murdered British school girl Milly Dowler in London, on July 15, 2011. Rupert Murdoch will use advertisements in British national newspapers on Saturday to apologise for "serious wrongdoing" by his News of the World tabloid, News International said. AFP PHOTO/BEN STANSALL (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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In light of yesterday's critical parliamentary report, which described their boss as "not a fit person" to run a company, the News Corp. board of directors has unanimously "announced its full confidence in Rupert Murdoch's fitness and support for his continuing to lead News Corporation into the future as its Chairman and CEO." And we'd like to thank British parlance for the mental image of an 81-year-old doing push-ups.