Today’s highly interesting read (07/02/18): Fox News Once Gave Trump a Perch. Now It’s His Bullhorn.

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Oh, this is rich. The NY Times publishes a lengthy piece questioning the relationship between Fox News and President Trump.

In 2011, Fox News announced that a new guest would appear weekly on “Fox & Friends,” its chummy morning show. “Bold, brash, and never bashful,” a network ad declared. “The Donald now makes his voice loud and clear, every Monday on Fox.”

It was the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Seven years later, the symbiosis between Donald J. Trump and his favorite cable network has only deepened. Fox News, whose commentators resolutely defend the president’s agenda, has seen ratings and revenues rise. President Trump views the network as a convenient safe space where he can express himself with little criticism from eager-to-please hosts.

Read the entire article here.

 

 

 

One thought on “Today’s highly interesting read (07/02/18): Fox News Once Gave Trump a Perch. Now It’s His Bullhorn.

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