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Fox News Takes a Sharp Left Turn
American Thinker, by Peter Barry Chowka

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Posted By:steveW, 7/18/2017 2:32:14 AM

If any doubts remained that the Fox News channel is continuing to swerve from its conservative roots, they were erased on July 16, 2017 when Ezekiel Emanuel, M.D., a principal architect of Obamacare and a barely hinged spin doctor for the Democrat socialist left, appeared on the channel’s signature weekly program Fox News Sunday in his new role as a paid contributor. During the program, the ever arrogant Emanuel jumped on the Resist Trump bandwagon and suggested that President Trump is worthy of being impeached. Hired last February primarily as a health policy analyst (he is a physician and professor,

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What will Sean and the remaining few sane people do, now that the coup against Fox News is nearly complete?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 7/18/2017 2:46:14 AM     (No. 11322270)

Quit watching when they hired Rivera, in 2001, I believe..

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Raspberry, 7/18/2017 2:53:26 AM     (No. 11322271)

I´m gone!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Janylou, 7/18/2017 4:24:44 AM     (No. 11322282)

Ever since they helped get Trump elected, they have seemed to veer further leftward especially their week-end news anchors. Almost all have been pushing this Russia narrative as much as the rest of the pressitutes. Rupert, if you want to keep FOX as a conservative station, you had better send your boys packing!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: OBX Pete, 7/18/2017 4:30:44 AM     (No. 11322283)

Well folks the democrat/socialist/communist left has won. We have seen Fox news take their sharp turn to the left recently with the signing on of all these left wing fanatics as "paid contributors" and it doesn´t take a rocket scientist to figure out what was happening. As Trump would tweet...SAD. No where to go now to get some semblance of fair news.

One other thing....watch the so called republicans take their usual month long "August break" now that they have managed to stop their effort to repeal Obamacare. I figured all along that they would figure out a way to not miss out on their "break" so that they could take their jaunts to London, Paris and other places of interest on "fact finding missions" at tax payer´s expense.

Thank you "legislators" for nothing !!


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rinktum, 7/18/2017 5:10:42 AM     (No. 11322285)

I watch one Fox News program a day, maybe two. I don´t turn to it for news. I have the Internet for that. The left knew it had to bring down Fox and they did that by going after the younger Murdochs. It is very troubling that the left understands the importance of controlling what the public hear more than the right. The news has now for the most part become propaganda for the left. It is truly fake news. Now with Fox turning to the dark side, there is nowhere to go but the internet. It is disturbing to witness the left´s destructive attack against everything traditional/conservative. They have completely embraced the Communist Manifesto.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 7/18/2017 5:48:04 AM     (No. 11322291)

Chris Wallace turns my stomach. Stopped watching years ago.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jalo1951, 7/18/2017 5:57:36 AM     (No. 11322296)

As soon as I saw that Emanuel was on I turned it off. FOX still has programs worth watching but I am turning them off more often than I used to. There are several left leaning women I feel the same way about Once their faces pop up I am gone.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: suedotsue, 7/18/2017 6:02:02 AM     (No. 11322298)

I followed the election closely and don´t believe it´s the case that Fox News helped Trump get elected. Nor would I describe Fox News as a conservative channel. Regarding Rupert Murdoch, he instructed his people to take Trump down, prefacing his instructions with something like ´enough is enough.´ All the money in the world is behind putting America Last.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: judy, 7/18/2017 6:08:41 AM     (No. 11322300)

Fox did not help Trump get elected. 75% was & still is anti Trump.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: RCFlyer98, 7/18/2017 6:45:51 AM     (No. 11322311)

I´m outta here. Zeke Emanuel and Marie Harf did it for me. I do watch Bret most of the time, but that´s it. I tune in to Fox Business quite a bit. We will see how "they" destroy that channel now.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jerseytomato, 7/18/2017 6:49:02 AM     (No. 11322313)

Fox turned left long ago.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Swimmerkennedy, 7/18/2017 7:20:38 AM     (No. 11322322)

I turn Fox on at 10pm and watch Hannity and then rerun of Tucker. The globalist Never Trump neocons (Steve Hayes, Jonah Goldberg, Charles Krauthammer, Ralph Peters, Chris Stirewalt, et al) are just as bad as the liberals: Smug and snarky and always wrong. I find myself watching YouTube via Roku and picking short clips from Fox, FBN, OAN, Crowder, White House, etc.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: god of irony, 7/18/2017 7:29:11 AM     (No. 11322327)

Seriously, why does anyone get news from the tv anymore?

Also I don´t know why the call it a FNS a news channel. 99% of programming is just bloviating opinion.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: chicodon, 7/18/2017 7:32:08 AM     (No. 11322330)

It´s been obvious for some time. The Republican Party and Fox News want a new base. There´s no room for a Trump in this new order and it´s just a matter of time for Hannity. I hope they fail.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: saryden, 7/18/2017 7:33:19 AM     (No. 11322333)

We are very disappointed in FOX... Bret, Britt, Jonah, and some others appear to have turned left to preserve their salaries. Sad for America. We pray for Trump´s strength and determination to save our free land for our descendants.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: lakerman1, 7/18/2017 7:33:35 AM     (No. 11322334)

Zeke was a full participant in the Oboplacare lies, also believes care health care dollars should not be wasted on premies and old people.
And perhaps worst of all, he is repulsive - sort of lizard.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: patriot in texas, 7/18/2017 7:42:10 AM     (No. 11322349)

Check out OANN One America News Network. Channel 347 on Direct TV. Very few commercials and news you don´t hear anywhere else. Honest. Conservative.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: fed-up, 7/18/2017 7:52:21 AM     (No. 11322357)

If they think this will improve their ratings, they are sadly mistaken. I cannot stand to watch Emanuel. All the new libs appearing are not helping to give a "balanced" debate, they are showcases people that can only yell louder and have no commonsense. Most shows are unwatchable anymore.

I find Im turning them off more and more. Bret and Brit ( if you follow him on Twitter you know he is still more GOP than not) are still good. Tucker is on the right side, but is too confrontational for my tastes. Martha´s show at 7 is probably the best one left of the evening lineup. I like her style.



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Reply 19 - Posted by: mc squared, 7/18/2017 8:03:23 AM     (No. 11322366)

I wonder how many people turned the gig down? Fox must have looked far and wide to settle on that weasel.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: daisymay, 7/18/2017 8:43:12 AM     (No. 11322417)

Unfortunately, #17, there are a lot of us out here who do not have Direct TV to watch OANN. It´s the perfect time for someone with Deep Pockets to start up a new CONSERVATIVE station. FOX made Billions doing just that. They have lost their way and gone Liberal, but there are still a lot of Conservatives out here who would abandon FOX for a truly conservative station that can reach all of us!. We would make them Rich. The people who elected Trump are still the MAJORITY and we need somewhere to go. The Silent Majority will be there as well. OANN may be a great station, but they are not going to be the Savior for us Conservatives unless they can reach ALL of us!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: chicodon, 7/18/2017 8:48:39 AM     (No. 11322423)

#20
I have Dish and it´s not here either. It is available streaming on one or more streaming services that plug into your TV like Amazon Fire TV.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 7/18/2017 9:40:42 AM     (No. 11322490)

I´m trying to hang in there with Hannity but I just see stars when he interrupts EVERYONE when they are talking. I have come to like Greg Gutfeld and his Tyrus but all the rest of them are not on my radar screen any more. Used to like Martha Mc. but no longer. I haven´t seen Dr. Emanuel yet, but Marie Harf and that black Richard somebody were enough to make me gone. Forgot to say I watch Judge Jeanine also.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: dman, 7/18/2017 9:54:52 AM     (No. 11322515)

#17, #20, #21 et al: I was an early subscriber to OANN when it became available on Roku. Like you, I seek a conservative alternative network. Unfortunately, OANN, NewsmaxTV, Breitbart, Blaze, and CRTV are each "almost, but not quite there". Each has its strengths and shortcomings.

It´s all about resources ($$$). To compete with more Established/Establishment networks, these alternatives need a team of seasoned investigative reporters, a network of bureaus and studios (Skype doesn´t cut it), attractive newsreaders, and slick production capability to yield the "eye candy with gravitas" that Roger Ailes had delivered at Fox News. Now that Mr. Ailes and his product are no longer with us, there is a vacuum to be filled.

Time for conservative alternates to swallow their egos, pool their resources, and git ´er done.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: starboard, 7/18/2017 9:55:21 AM     (No. 11322517)

24 hour news is history...a Dinosaur. Nobody wants to hear constant regurgitating of opinions of fake news and polls.
Thank you President Trump.

I get the Fox segments I want on Roku and YouTube, listen to talk Radio and of course read the Internet. That´s all I need.

He´s probably under contract, but would like to see Sean move on from Fox. When that happens, it will be like the Titanic finally submerging.





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Reply 25 - Posted by: preciosodrogas, 7/18/2017 10:22:20 AM     (No. 11322556)

Howard Beale where are you? Turned it off years ago. Back then, anyhow, it was ridiculous to get the news in sound bites. It gave them control over us, like the VN war. Father Cronkite bragged about how he turned the American people against the war - leaving a hell of a lot of us in a very bad situation. They twist it any way they want it. Until PT it just seemed like the American people didn´t want the truth. Half of them still don´t. The proof is in accepting homosexual marriages, men wanting to be women and women wanting to be men, etc.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: F15 Gork, 7/18/2017 10:44:43 AM     (No. 11322587)

Nature abhors a vacuum - something will rise to take its place.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: dvc, 7/19/2017 12:48:38 PM     (No. 11323853)

In the past I NEVER missend Bret Baier. Now I MIGHT see it once a week.

Sick of the anti-Trump drumbeat.

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In the midst of the maelstrom of breaking news of the past several days, the outlines of a big story affecting the future of the Fox News Channel are beginning to emerge. They involve a major makeover of Fox News´s ailing prime-time schedule and a rising new star, Eboni K. Williams. After the dust settles, Williams, whose current show, The Fox News Specialists, looks as though it´s headed for oblivion after the coming shake-up, may wind up on the fast track to cable news stardom.On Monday, August 14, Matt Drudge let the cat out of the bag, as he occasionally

Donald Trump´s die-hard supporters
show no signs of straying

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Associated Press, by Matt Sedensky    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 8/16/2017 8:48:55 PM     Post Reply
NEW YORK- They wash their hands of neo-Nazis and wag their fingers at leftists. They denounce a press corps they see as biased and controversies they view as manufactured. But in the frenzied blame game over the deadly violence at a rally of white supremacists, Donald Trump´s loyal base is happy to absolve the president himself. Even as Trump´s zig-zag response to the weekend bloodshed in Charlottesville, Virginia, has brought criticism from some Republican lawmakers, many men and women who helped put him in office remain unmoved by the latest uproar. "He has done nothing to turn me away from

Will Charlottesville Be Trump´s Katrina?
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Investor´s Business Daily, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: RockyTCB- 8/17/2017 6:47:20 AM     Post Reply
The Presidency: President Trump´s statements regarding the tragic events in Charlottesville have created a firestorm that, even by the unique Trump-era standards, appears unprecedented. Unless Trump can undo the damage, it could cripple his administration. In his presidential memoir, "Decision Points," President George W. Bush wrote about the fallout from 2015´s Hurricane Katrina and his own mishandling of the situation. In particular, he admitted that a photo taken of him flying over New Orleans was a huge mistake. "That photo of me hovering over the damage suggested I was detached from the suffering on the ground. That was not how


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