Sign of the Times

Rupert Murdoch's Yacht for Rent

Is the media industry really so troubled? Gawker and Cityfile report that Rupert Murdoch's 183-foot yacht, Rosehearty, appears in a rental ad at According to the ad, "She is a powerful sailing yacht with carbon furling booms and a striking all-white hull," an "aluminum masterpiece" with space for "up to 10 yacht-charter guests." Rosehearty boasts workout facilities, flat-screen televisions, wireless Internet, and "a stunning interior by famous French designer Christian Liagre." Rosehearty's listed price: $310,000 per week.