Wednesday, January 25, 2017

As always, Donald Trump takes our national conversation many times lower

Donald Trump lights Fox News' fire, baby.

Related reading:
Donald Trump & Fox News: Timeline Of A Relationship.  (Media Matters for America, 2/1/2016)

The timeline begins:
March 2011
  • During one of Trump's frequent appearances on Fox & Friends, the network started teasing the idea of Trump in the Oval Office. While asking him for his opinions on Libya policy, on-screen text asked, "What Would President Trump Do?"
  • Multiple Fox hosts promoted Trump's conspiracy theory about President Obama's place of birth and his call for the president to "show his birth certificate."

'Fair and balanced'?  More like serving in the role of enabler.   Most like being a willing accomplice.

Related post:
Size matters: Man with the tiny hands calls for major voter fraud investigation.  (1/25/2017)

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