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Unread post by Vrede too » Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:47 pm

So many wingnuts, so little time.

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Unread post by Leo Lyons » Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:31 pm

Vrede too wrote:
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:47 pm
'Fox and Friends' apologizes for showing images of Kamala Harris while discussing a suspected killer

Then, they did it again during the apology!
The posted comments following the article are outrageously funny! :lol: :lol: Dems and libs are coming unglued! :lol: :lol:
(it didn't take long for Trumper's name to get into the mix! :lol: )

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Unread post by Vrede too » Mon Nov 05, 2018 2:34 pm

Fox and NBC to stop airing Trump immigrant ad deemed racist

NBC and Fox News Channel both said Monday that they will stop airing President Donald Trump's campaign advertisement that featured an immigrant convicted of murder.

CNN had rejected the same ad, declaring it racist....

Trump's campaign manager, Brad Parscale, tweeted that NBC News, CNN and Facebook had chosen "to stand with those ILLEGALLY IN THIS COUNTRY." He said the media was trying to control what you see and think.

Parscale made no mention of Fox's decision.

The president's son, Donald Trump Jr., had tweeted over the weekend, noting CNN's refusal to air the advertisement, that "I guess they only run fake news and won't talk about real threats that don't suit their agenda." ...
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Unread post by Vrede too » Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:46 pm

Fox News backs CNN in lawsuit against Trump, wants Acosta's access reinstated

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Fox News standing up for CNN? I'm pretty sure there's something about that in Revelations.
As Conservative brains short circuit across the nation.
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Unread post by Vrede too » Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:39 am

A Financial Times editor calls for a Fox News advertiser boycott
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The most effective thing Americans can do is boycott companies that advertise on Fox. They bankroll the poison that goes from the studio into Trump’s head. The second is vote.
... The call was an unusual one for a journalist. But Luce — who had tweeted on Friday that Trump “has normalized the language of violence in US politics” — was one of a growing number of prominent voices, including former conservatives who oppose Trump, speaking out against Fox News and Fox Business.

Max Boot, a conservative columnist and former Christian Science Monitor editor, appeared on CNN this morning urging investors to “boycott Fox News until they pull back from the hate.”

Earlier last week, the New York Times and NBC News reported that Cesar Sayoc — who is charged in connection to the pipe bomb packages — had a Twitter feed full of “clips from Fox News broadcasts,” while the Pittsburgh shooter was upset by a conspiracy theory, alluded to by Fox News and Fox Business hosts, that Jewish billionaire George Soros was linked to the migrant caravan traveling to the US.

Over the weekend, after the mass shooting in Pittsburgh, a guest on Lou Dobbs’s show on Fox Business, Chris Farrell, who heads the conservative activist group Judicial Watch, said the migrant caravan was directed by the “Soros-occupied State Department.” Soros was the first reported target of the attempted pipe bomb attacks, and the episode attracted widespread criticism for spreading anti-Semitic tropes.

Washington Post conservative blogger Jennifer Rubin and former senior strategist of late Sen. John McCain’s campaign Steve Schmidt both tweeted harsh criticism of the segment and of Fox News more broadly.

“This repulsive and dangerous filth is bring spewed courtesy of a publicly owned corporation,” wrote Bill Kristol, an editor at large at the Weekly Standard. “Will no one on the board, in management, or in a position of influence at Fox speak up?” The episode with Farrell was later pulled, and the vice president for programming at Fox Business Network apologized.

Meanwhile, Monday morning, Fox News was speculating about whether the migrant caravan would bring disease to America.
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Unread post by Vrede too » Thu Dec 27, 2018 2:35 pm

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Unread post by Vrede too » Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:45 pm

'Fox & Friends' Apologizes For Airing Graphic That Implied Ruth Bader Ginsburg Died

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We'll never learn just how it happened, but this is a reasonable comment:
I work in television. At a station I worked at a couple years ago, one of the executive producers had built a show that was easily accessible to go live in the event that George H W Bush passed away. That show was created in 2014. Point is, media is always ready for when someone of prominence passes. I'm not justifying that the error was ok, but simply pointing out that it isn't uncommon to have something like a fullscreen graphic ready to go in the event of. And to correct Fox News, it wasn't just graphics department error, your TD/Director is also at fault for putting it up, and producer is at fault for having the graphic loaded into the show.
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Unread post by billy.pilgrim » Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:57 am

https://www.theguardian.com/media/2019/ ... te-hegseth


Yep, same dumbass who hit a poor (no longer) marching band guy in the back with an ax on live television and trump sucker fashion icon Pete doesn't believe in things that can't be seen by the human eye because he can't see them.

Bonus Feature trump considered making Pete head of the VA (pete's a real vet).

I am so very grateful I stopped watching fox and more than a little pissed when I bump into one of them like this.
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