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Is Mark Cuban The New Ted Turner?

Is Mark Cuban The New Ted Turner?

In New York Magazine, John Heilemann considers the similarities between Mark Cuban and Ted Turner:

Cuban rolls into the lobby of the Royalton on the hottest day of the summer, looking chilled and crisp in dark slacks and a blue dress shirt. When I postulate that he’s on his way to becoming the new Ted Turner–his generation’s Mouth of the South–he initially demurs (“I’m not trying to copy him”) but then warms to the theory. “Yeah, it’s analogous,” he says. “He’s a guy I admire. He’s done things on his own terms and had fun doing it.”

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