Fox News and Tucker Carlson use ‘minute-by-minute’ ratings that show their audience loves ‘white nationalism’ talking points, report says

Fox News and Tucker Carlson use 'minute-by-minute' ratings that show their audience loves 'white nationalism' talking points, report says

Fox News host Tucker Carlson.Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The New York Times published a three-part series on Tucker Carlson Saturday. The series said segments on immigration and demographic change are a hit with Carlson’s audience. “Every second that goes on that network now gets scrutinized,” a former Fox employee told The Times. Fox News and host … Read more

Greene spars with CNN’s Acosta on Trump texts: ‘You’re a liar’

Greene spars with CNN’s Acosta on Trump texts: ‘You’re a liar’

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) clashed with CNN anchor Jim Acosta this week over questions about her text messages calling for former President Trump to declare martial law after rioters stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. In a video posted to Twitter by Greene, Acosta is seen walking with her outside the Capitol, first asking if she recalled calling … Read more

Lightning’s Pat Maroon miffed by misconduct penalty

Lightning’s Pat Maroon miffed by misconduct penalty

TAMPA — As much as physical jabs are part of hockey, so, too, are the verbal jabs that occur during the course of a game. That’s why Lightning forward Pat Maroon was so frustrated when he and Maple Leafs forward Wayne Simmonds were assessed 10-minute misconduct penalties for chirping at each other from their benches … Read more

15 hurt in Atlanta ‘pedal pub’ accident

15 hurt in Atlanta 'pedal pub' accident

Two people were critically hurt and another 13 injured when a pub on wheels overturned in midtown Atlanta, according to reports. The Saturday evening incident unfolded when the “pedal pub” — a large vehicle which can carry up to 15 passengers, who often pedal while drinking booze — tried to negotiate a turn and flipped … Read more

Wall Street short sellers target Trump’s Truth Social app

Wall Street short sellers target Trump's Truth Social app

Wall Street traders are telling me they can’t wait for the Securities and Exchange Commission to give the green light to Digital World Acquisition Corp., the shell company holding former President Donald Trump’s new right-wing Twitter alternative named “Truth Social.”  And it’s not because they like the stock.  Traders are already eyeing the so-called Special … Read more

James Corden Seeks White House Gig In Correspondent’s Dinner Skit; Late Late Show Host Announced Departure Earlier This Week – The Hamden Journal

James Corden Seeks White House Gig In Correspondent’s Dinner Skit; Late Late Show Host Announced Departure Earlier This Week – Deadline

In the skit, Corden goes to the White House in search of a new job, asking the POTUS himself for a gig. Biden tells the television host that he should temporarily fill in for the White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, handle the next conference and field questions from journalists. Corden predictably fumbles most of … Read more