Shane Smith: 'I want to build the next CNN with Vice – it's within my grasp'
One evening in October of last year, after a reported couple of drinks in a Brooklyn bar, Rupert Murdoch was giving a good impression of a man who thought he had seen the future. From his car on the way home he tweeted: "Who's heard of VICE media? Wild, interesting effort to interest millennials who don't read or watch established media. Global success."
The months since have served to emphasise the Digger's clairvoyance