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Fox News scrambled to contain coronavirus as hosts ranted about “hoax”

Remember the Senators who cashed out after private briefings held before the market collapse began? Similar games are afoot in conservative media: before Fox News called coronavirus a hoax and a Dem plot to destroy trump, they were disinfecting offices, installing hand sanitizer stations throughout the building, and canceling meetings and sales events.

This exercise ...

WATCH: Fox News hosts say coronavirus is fake news, then change their tune

What a damning indictment of Fox News from the Post video team here.

— andrew kaczynski🤔 (@KFILE) March 18, 2020

In this video, assembled by the Washington Post's media team, Fox News hosts and their rhetoric is contrasted just a few days apart. Then, they were claiming coronavirus was ...

Fox News’ Brit Hume posts website screenshot with “**** ***** Vinyl” in other tab

Brit Hume, a right-wing talking head on Fox, today tweeted a screenshot of betting markets' odds on presidential candidates. One of his other tabs, however, had the title "**** ***** Vinyl" and this is what everyone wants to know about.

Search results for the term were immediately polluted with references to the tweet itself, but the ...

Internal memo proves Fox News knew they were spreading disinformation about Ukraine — especially Hannity

[Update 2/10/2020 1:13pm PT - this story has been updated to include Fox News's statement.]

The Daily Beast recently obtained a leaked internal memo from the Fox News' research and data division, the ironically named the Brainroom:

An internal Fox News research briefing book obtained by The Daily Beast openly questions Fox News contributor John Solomon’s ...

Gretchen Carlson to Fox: release employees from NDAs, ‘buying silence instead of stopping harassment is immoral and unjust’

“I still can't talk about what happened to me because of a non-disclosure agreement,” says Gretchen Carlson. In an op-ed today, former Fox News presenter Gretchen Carlson calls on Fox to release employees from the non-disclosure agreements they were forced to sign.

“Buying silence instead of stopping harassment is immoral and unjust,” Carlson says.

“I want my ...

Fox News has filed a trademark for “OK Boomer” — and they’re not the first ones to do it

Rupert Murdoch has never met an irrational fear of the Boomer set that he couldn't exploit for cash. Which is why Fox News filed a trademark for "OK Boomer" earlier this month, just weeks after the current media meme trend of the term took off.

FOX has filed a trademark application ...

Fox gets **** wrong again, says homeless people ‘shoot up’ marijuana

08.22.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

A Fox News guest said that San Francisco should be focused on solving its homelessness crisis instead of trying to improve the language used in its justice system — specifically, they should focus on those on the streets who "just shot up marij... ...

Tucker Carlson “goes on vacation” after calling white supremacy concerns a “hoax”

The *********** hour on Fox will be in other hands for a short while: host Tucker Carlson is headed off on an improptu "vacation" the day after claiming America didn't have a white supremacy problem and that concerns it did were a "hoax".

There is, of course, a long history of Fox hosts heading out ...