The reason they are left out of the success machine purring so nicely in America, especially along the Northeast Corridor, is that they don't understand the zen of hustle.
Hustle has nothing to do with hard work. Actually, trying too hard is antithetical to success. It screams both a lack of confidence and not knowing the rules of the game. Hard workers come across as downright cartoonish.
The zen of hustle is all about focus. Roger Ailes of Fox is not known as a hard worker. His signature is his ability to identify what matters and stay with it. In a turbulent media world Fox thrives.