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Exclusive: Source Claims Fox News Host Secretly Worked to Get Jeanine Pirro Suspended to Curry Favor With Democrats

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Posted By: JoniTx, 3/18/2019 9:09:17 PM

A source with intimate knowledge of the situation is claiming two Fox News hosts secretly maneuvered to get Judge Jeanine Pirro suspended over her controversial remarks about Muslim Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), with one, Bret Baier, allegedly seeking to curry favor with Democrats to reverse a decision to not allow Fox to host any of the party’s presidential primary debates by getting Fox to suspend Pirro. (Photos) The source asked TGP for anonymity to speak freely about the behinds the scenes maneuvers: The original complaint came from Bret Baier’s team. Bret saw an opportunity to make Fox News acceptable enough

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jerseyden 3/18/2019 9:18:28 PM (No. 5380)
I would have thought C Wallace would also be involved. Fox is really going down hill fast.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Faldo 3/18/2019 9:19:40 PM (No. 5353)
´Straight down the middle´ Brett Baier...or, is that what Mark Levin thought...?

Let´s see what Levin does, now?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: John C 3/18/2019 9:21:11 PM (No. 5379)
Where is the GOP, does the President have to fight this along?
Where is Cruz, Lee and others?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: PeasantNumberThree 3/18/2019 9:23:54 PM (No. 5382)
Who cares whether or not Fox gets to host any Dim debates? I´m not going to watch them whether Fox hosts any of them or not.

They´re just all going to out-Commie each other until one of those losers gets the nomination, at which point they will pivot and try to convince us that they are normal people. NOT!!!
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Reply 5 - Posted by: droopydog 3/18/2019 9:25:00 PM (No. 5387)
Murdoch needs to appoint someone strong to the helm of Fox and those kids of his need to keep their grimy mitts off. Et tu, Brett Bair? The antics of Wallace, Juan, Geraldo and, of course, Shemp are well known, but Bair?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: pilot222 3/18/2019 9:25:18 PM (No. 5352)
I believe it. To believe I bought a book from this Rat
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Reply 7 - Posted by: dirtyjersey 3/18/2019 9:26:25 PM (No. 5367)
I’m done with Fox. We need a 2nd internet.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: DEW JR 78 3/18/2019 9:29:00 PM (No. 5375)
What a disgusting world we now live in. I blame most of this on the Obama years and the inability of the Obama/Clinton dems´ to accept POTUS Trump´s win. And, President Trump´s ability to stop the Obama "Transformation of America". Go President Trump!!
MAGA / KAG
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Reply 9 - Posted by: doctorfixit 3/18/2019 9:42:10 PM (No. 5343)
I have suspected Baier of being a rat and have been watching him very closely for signs and sure enough.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: excalgalcg 3/18/2019 9:54:01 PM (No. 5341)
It’s always all about them and to h—l with us. Boy has Fox turned on a dime. I don’t trust any of them anymore. I am watching more and more of Fox Business.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rocco49 3/18/2019 10:04:25 PM (No. 5366)
Baier is an asshat like little Eddie Munster.
So many on fnc like Wallace, Rivers, Williams, etc etc etc..Tuckers and Hannity and Laura need to petition billionaire conservatives to start a truly conservative news network to out-influence the evil influence peddlers on the left....stat!!!
Too many fake conservatives who beg to be liked by the liars and con men in the media swamp on
Fox news..... you suck!

We´re with you Judge!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: justavoter 3/18/2019 10:05:49 PM (No. 5369)
Not watching FNC.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Saryden 3/18/2019 10:10:00 PM (No. 5355)
Hired Donna Brazile??? That does it!!!
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Reply 14 - Posted by: bighambone 3/18/2019 10:10:43 PM (No. 5360)
Sooner or later some entity is going to start a conservative news channel and Fox News Channel that is becoming a water carrier for the leftist and liberal Democrats by giving them a soapbox, along with rehashing a lot of CNN and MSNBC liberal propaganda in the form of video clips throughout the day, is going to go down the tubes.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Blizzard 3/18/2019 10:10:50 PM (No. 5365)
I haven´t watched Fox News since the 2008 election. I have even less reason to ever go back now. They are trash along the lines of CNN and MSNBC.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: RedWhiteBlue 3/18/2019 10:12:03 PM (No. 5383)
I had great suspicions of Bret at the TRUMP 2016 quesioning. He was a RAT then! After that I didn´t him much viewing on TV. He became just like a Chris Wallace to be! Not trustworthy at all! And Shep has always been a person not to be trusted with the candy dish! Time to sink this ship called FOX! The few left better form another channel to watch and NOT on the computer but on the TV!
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Reply 17 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 3/18/2019 10:20:55 PM (No. 5357)
Wow. Somebody got thrown under the bus quickly.

I can never open GP.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: walcb 3/18/2019 10:24:10 PM (No. 5356)
This sounds like fake news to get people disgusted with Fox News. Looks like it worked. Hey, did everyone hear that Bret Kavanaugh jumped on a girl at a high school party?
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Reply 19 - Posted by: DVC 3/18/2019 10:26:11 PM (No. 5381)
I´d bet Wallace and Smith did it, now trying to blame this on Baier.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Muncsdad 3/18/2019 10:26:53 PM (No. 5344)
I don’t watch at 6 pm anymore. Watch FNB. Brett is an establishment guy. Period. Great golfer and I am told a nice guy. But NOT a conservative at all!
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Holeymoses 3/18/2019 10:33:55 PM (No. 5377)
Watching out for number one, eh Baier? Want to really be loved, why not go over to CNN? We won´t miss you.
Take Wallace, Vitter, Smith, Neville and Nepolitano with you.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: leonardo 3/18/2019 10:38:03 PM (No. 5348)
Fox will lose a LOT of viewers if Pirro loses her popular show. Her viewers perceived her as "telling it like it is" especially with her opening statements.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: rochow 3/18/2019 10:38:03 PM (No. 5362)
Not a surprise! Every evening when I used to watch Baier, he started with anything negative trying to drag the president down. I am convinced he is a closet Dem. so I switched and listened to Elizabeth McDonald followed by Dobbs.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: happywarrior 3/18/2019 11:02:23 PM (No. 5361)
Fat Bret can’t stand President Trump.

Ps....Shannon Bream hates him too.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: msjena 3/18/2019 11:20:26 PM (No. 5358)
If Fox goes liberal it will die. It will lose its base audience and will still be rejected as Faux News by liberals. It will be Megyn Kelly writ large.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Ret.TxLeo 3/18/2019 11:24:24 PM (No. 5347)
Wish I could say I am surprised....
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Maggie2u 3/18/2019 11:52:42 PM (No. 5378)
Poster #17, by GP, do you mean Gateway Pundit? Remember, you have to put the word’the’ first. As in thegatewaypundit.com.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: beca 3/18/2019 11:54:30 PM (No. 5389)
I quit watching his 6:00 news 2 yrs ago. He´s no Trump fan .. I´ve never trusted him... He loves those debates. Makes perfect sense. As for Shep Smith he´s low life creep.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: leonardo 3/19/2019 12:09:55 AM (No. 5349)
I get my daily news dose from Lou Dobbs, Trish Reagan, and/or Hannity ... with Jeaneanne Pirro on Saturdays ...
never watch the rest, ... and if I accidentally an exposed to Juan Williams, I turn off the TV and go take a shower.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Timber Queen 3/19/2019 12:17:35 AM (No. 5384)
Fox News has not turned quickly. It never was a wholly "conservative" network.

We stopped watching Fox News after they took off Glenn Beck when he was exposing Soros´ influence through his Open Society network. We knew then that Fox was not interested in broadcasting the real truth. In hindsight, it appears Beck may have been getting close to how Soros tied into the Deep State and Uniparty.

Can you imagine what Beck found out? It is sad that his fragile psychological/emotional profile cracked under the pressure, but now understandable. Makes one appreciate the stamina, will and intelligence of President Trump.

Dump Fox - Its propaganda with a sprinkling of truth, and has been for a long time.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: Annie Xango 3/19/2019 1:01:46 AM (No. 5374)
#24 WUT?????? Shannon B. hates Trump..I watch her a lot and have never gotten that impression..in fact, am much as I like Laura..the talking over her guests..many of them who know more than she does..is getting to be more than I can handle...I met Judge Nap once in April 2009 at an original Tea Party gathering in Ohio..nice man..too bad he was "turned"!! the paycheck won out!!!
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Reply 32 - Posted by: PChristopher 3/19/2019 1:08:59 AM (No. 5354)
I don´t doubt Smith could´ve done something like this, but Baier!? I thought he was a reasonably honorable guy. Well, to blazes with him. I wonder if Gutfeld will have anything to say about it or whether everyone over there is under a gag order?
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Annie Xango 3/19/2019 1:24:36 AM (No. 5386)
if I had to guess.. I would think that Greg would not be cowed...
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Reply 34 - Posted by: ZeldaFitzg 3/19/2019 1:39:38 AM (No. 5342)
To FoxNews: "You´d better dance with the one whut brung ye." Or suffer the consequences.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: LeftCoast 3/19/2019 2:10:46 AM (No. 5359)
Never before did I think Brett Baier was weak.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Trigger2 3/19/2019 3:09:54 AM (No. 5388)
I´m down to only watching Fox & Friends in the morning and taping Hannity occasionally at night. Fox Business is better or at least until they succumb to the commies too.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: judy 3/19/2019 3:23:16 AM (No. 5376)
Did Brett hire Donna? Will Brett be suspended like Jeanine? Let’s face it folks Fox does not like people who tell it like it is. The libs on Fox....Wallace, Brett, Juan, Geraldo, Dana, Brit, Stywalt, Angie, Judge Napoltano, Kurtz, Shep, Shannon far outnumber the conservatives. My guess within a year Sean, Judge Janine, Laura will be replaced. I like the old Fox better. When they started in 1996 they were great, now I watch 5 shows.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: tisHimself 3/19/2019 3:44:36 AM (No. 5351)
Brett Baier, tangentially connected from press room to friendly doofus of Rovian Bush press corp and speech writers. Bush loyalist, and as we know from experience in this salon, that club remains united in their bitterness, pettiness and mediocrity.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: HammerDax56 3/19/2019 5:38:27 AM (No. 5363)
Bret wants to be loved by the progs. Adding to Shep, Geraldo, Marie Harf, Chris Wallace...and now Donna Brazile.
Something about not knowing your market. Or maybe flipping the bird to your market.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: bighambone 3/19/2019 7:05:22 AM (No. 5346)
After watching the FNC for any length of time it is hard to come away without having the feeling that Brett Baier, Shepherd Smith, and Chris Wallace are very duplicious media reporters when it comes to anything relating to President Trump. Obviously they are all Democrats who are out to better themselves at the expense of Trump as far as they can get away with doing that. No doubt Jeanine Pirro has become a big target as she has been a personal friend of Trump for decades.

In general we have watched as the FNC has changed into an organ that has become a soapbox for leftist and liberal Democrat politicians to spout their political propaganda and have also been broadcasting leftist and liberal Democrat propaganda throughout the day in the form of CNN and MSNBC anti-Trump video clips.

If someone or some entity were to start a legitimate conservative news channel that is available on cable, satellite, and streaming services, it would not be long before the FNC, as it is now being run, regressed to being a minor media player.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: Moritz55 3/19/2019 7:29:40 AM (No. 5364)
Where is the evidence? What ever happened to “innocent until proven guilty”? “Sources” also slander President Trump on a regular basis. I don’t believe them and I don’t believe this. There is a difference between news and mud slinging.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 3/19/2019 8:14:26 AM (No. 5345)
Et tu Bret?
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Reply 43 - Posted by: jofel 3/19/2019 8:23:46 AM (No. 5368)
And Brett Baier (supposedly a good Christian) sat there on Ash Wednesday when he was reading the news with the cross of ashes on his forehead, ugh!
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Reply 44 - Posted by: tootall 3/19/2019 9:50:44 AM (No. 5350)
Fox has been a highly rated, or #1 cable news channel since its inception roughly 17 years ago. Things have changed.

A new Conservative alternative would be very welcome, and I would watch it.

I no longer get news from any kind of television. I read. And I pick and choose what I read as well. I have the time to do that, and the masses do not however.

I ask anyone I´m discussing issues with, where they get their information. They mostly say PBS, WaPo, NYT. None of those options are objective. Sorry
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Reply 45 - Posted by: moonlightflip 3/19/2019 9:58:50 AM (No. 5370)
I really hope this isn´t trtue.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: Lawsy0 3/19/2019 10:10:15 AM (No. 5390)
Are Murdoch´s sons red-diaper doper babies at heart?
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Reply 47 - Posted by: winnie1 3/19/2019 10:30:26 AM (No. 5371)
THIS IS THE LAST STRAW!!! I will no longer watch FOX again. I said for years to my husband I don´t like Bret Baier there is something sneaky about him, he acts like a little FAT innocent Teddy Baier, but deep down he is a jealous Lion. Well I was right about him. And about Shep I would have been very disappointed if this little Sleazeball name didn´t come up.
I can´t even put it in words of how I feel about this Dim-wit Shep and FAT Teddy Baier. The words are too vulgar and negative. Remember Teddy Baire & Sleazeball what goes around comes around. And add a little more disgust to FOX Paul Ryan in on FOX Board. DONE!!!!
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Reply 48 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan 3/19/2019 12:03:56 PM (No. 5385)
Has anyone hear a denial from Bret Baier?
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Reply 49 - Posted by: lil dotty 3/19/2019 4:01:27 PM (No. 5372)
There is no surprise to find that Bret Baier is the individual to bring down the Judge. He and the blonde,Megyn Kelly, conspired before the first debate in the last election cycle. The two did find their efforts were lacking, causing more grief for them rather than Donald Trump. Fox may find his input to be lacking once again (should they continue down this path).

This President is not one to take lightly. Continue with your efforts and reap the consequences.
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Reply 50 - Posted by: winnie1 3/19/2019 4:11:25 PM (No. 5373)
I wouldn´t be surprised if Bret was behind Brit Hume losing his Weekday six o´clock news. That two faced Teddy Baier!
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Jerry Nadler was at it again Tuesday, waxing indignant about former White House counsel Don McGahn’s refusal to testify before the House Judiciary Committee. It’s all a show, meant to keep old news in the headlines, and to appease the large “Impeach Now!” wing of the Democratic Party without actually doing anything. Everyone on Judiciary knows perfectly well that Congress can’t compel testimony from top presidential advisers except in the most extraordinary circumstances: The chief executive’s right to frank, confidential discussions with his staff is well-established. So Nadler’s bluster about how he’ll “go to court to secure” McGahn’s appearance is just noise for the cameras. Then again, that’s all
House Judiciary Chairman Nadler: Trump
is making it 'more difficult' not to consider
impeachment
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Posted by Hazymac 5/21/2019 11:38:19 AM
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-NY, accused the White House of "intimidating" former White House Counselor Don McGahn from testifying on Capitol Hill and said it was becoming "more and more difficult" to not consider President Trump's impeachment on Monday night. Nadler told CNN anchor Chris Cuomo that his committee will hold McGahn "in contempt" for not complying with the subpoena and will take the battle to court. "You are dealing with a lawless president who is willing to go to any lengths to prevent testimony that might implicate him, that does implicate him," Nadler said. Nadler expressed that Trump's "lawless behavior"
Self-driving trucks begin mail
delivery test for U.S. Postal Service
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Posted by NorthernDog 5/21/2019 10:30:55 AM
The U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday started a two-week test transporting mail across three Southwestern states using self-driving trucks, a step forward in the effort to commercialize autonomous vehicle technology for hauling freight. San Diego-based startup TuSimple said its self-driving trucks will begin hauling mail between USPS facilities in Phoenix and Dallas to see how the nascent technology might improve delivery times and costs. A safety driver will sit behind the wheel to intervene if necessary and an engineer will ride in the passenger seat. If successful, it would mark an achievement for the autonomous driving industry and a possible
Democrats Embrace Socialism:Are We
Headed Towards 'Atlas Shrugged'?
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Posted by Hazymac 5/21/2019 8:45:28 AM
There's a recurring theme in American science fiction where the country loses its way, endures some horrible but cleansing disaster, and then rediscovers the blessings of liberty. You'll find it in Robert Heinlein's "Future History" stories, where the Crazy Years -- a period of rapid technological advances, decaying social norms, and mass psychosis -- leads to the backlash of a religious dictatorship. The Prophets regime is eventually toppled by a liberty-loving group dedicated to individual rights. The theme is even more pronounced in Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged, where a socialist regime puts the country into another Great Depression, only worse. The country's capitalists
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