Connect with us
Jim Cutler Demos

News Television

CNN’s Reiner Rips FOX News’ Carlson Over Fear-Mongering

“Every night, he has a million questions about this vaccine. Somehow, magically, he has no one on his show that can answer these questions, said Reiner.”

Eduardo Razo

Published

on

Fox News host Tucker Carlson is facing criticism over his fear-mongering regarding the coronavirus vaccine. Carlson has framed his comments is due to him asking questions.

Nonetheless, the host’s line of questioning isn’t sitting well with some. CNN medical analyst Dr. Jonathan Reiner is critical of Carlson’s fear-mongering remarks during his appearance on “CNN Newsroom.”

Mediaite relayed the comments made by Dr. Reiner concerning the Fox News host, who stated that Carlson should let his viewers know when he’s vaccinated.

“Yeah, so I think he’s really a saboteur. That’s what I think of Tucker Carlson,” Reiner said. “Every night, he has a million questions about this vaccine. Somehow, magically, he has no one on his show that can answer these questions — I’m willing to answer these questions.”

“I have two questions for Tucker Carlson. Number one, you have been vaccinated? Number two, why won’t you tell your audience whether you have been vaccinated? I am tired of his nonsense.”

It will be interesting to see if Carlson decides to take Reiner on his offer or have someone qualified to answer any questions regarding the vaccine.

Sign up for the BSM 8@8

The Top 8 Sports Media Stories of the Day, sent directly to your inbox, every morning at 8am ET.

Invalid email address
We promise not to spam you. You can unsubscribe at any time.

News Television

Greg Gutfeld: Critics Are ‘Deliberately Trying to Destroy My Career’

He argued that he is “more dangerous” on Gutfeld! than he is on The Five.

Avatar photo

Published

on

A photo of Greg Gutfeld
(Photo: Fox News)

After strong pushback against comments he made about the Holocaust in reference to new Florida curriculum guidelines surrounding slavery, Fox News host Greg Gutfeld believes he survives constant attacks against his character.

During an appearance on The Rubin Report podcast, Gutfeld was asked if it was “bizarre that you’re on a cable news network where everyone is watching you waiting to destroy you at any given moment?”

After mentioning that he believes he has more time for criticism because of his appearances on both The Five and Gutfeld! the self-avowed “King of Late Night” claimed he’s constantly under attack.

“I would assume that at least once a week there is somebody deliberately trying to destroy my career, but I can’t let that stop me,” Gutfeld said after noting that those watching his career are similar to students who don’t aren’t taking a college course but are hoping the professor gives them blackmail leverage. “I’m not blowing smoke up your ass, but I have to say that you (Rubin) helped destroy cancel culture by monetizing the act of being canceled. If you get canceled and there’s another way out, you will always rise above.”

He argued that he is “more dangerous” on Gutfeld! than he is on The Five. However, The Five is generally the most-watched cable news program in any timeslot, which means his statements on the show are widely viewed.

Sign up for the BSM 8@8

The Top 8 Sports Media Stories of the Day, sent directly to your inbox, every morning at 8am ET.

Invalid email address
We promise not to spam you. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Continue Reading

News Television

CBS News President Neeraj Khemlani Accused of Verbal Abuse To Female Execs

Khemlani was accused of directing a “rude” and “disrespectful” tirade towards Chief Financial Officer Stacey Benson and a female executive vice president.

Published

on

Photo of CBS News logo and Neeraj Khemlani

The new co-president of CBS News, Neeraj Khemlani, has been accused of verbal abuse during an April meeting with two female executives at the company, according to The New York Post.

Reports have emerged of a contentious incident, which allegedly took place during a meeting focused on long-term budget planning. According to The Post, Khemlani, the Executive Vice President of CBS News & Digital, was accused of directing a “rude” and “disrespectful” tirade towards Chief Financial Officer Stacey Benson and a female executive vice president.

“They had a breakdown after the meeting,” an insider briefed on the incident said of the two women. “They were shaken.”

The purportedly tense encounter left the executives taken aback, leading them to register complaints about the treatment they received. In response, CBS appointed Mehmet Dilsiz, Senior Vice President of Human Resources for CBS News & Digital, to closely monitor Khemlani and his interactions with colleagues.

CBS CEO George Cheeks was reportedly briefed on Dilsiz’s appointment, marking the latest development in a series of incidents involving Khemlani’s management style. To ensure a watchful eye on Khemlani’s meetings with co-workers, HR executive Dilsiz has been participating remotely via video in sessions involving the streaming and finance teams.

The situation has drawn attention as the network continues to address concerns related to Khemlani’s approach to management. An investigation was launched late last year into his conduct toward women and people of color.

Sign up for the BSM 8@8

The Top 8 Sports Media Stories of the Day, sent directly to your inbox, every morning at 8am ET.

Invalid email address
We promise not to spam you. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Continue Reading

News Television

FOX Nation Adding OutKick Programming

“OutKick has seen rapid growth over the last two years and we are thrilled to begin streaming our authentic content with the loyal audience that FOX Nation has cultivated.”

Avatar photo

Published

on

Programming from OutKick — including projects from Clay Travis, Tomi Lahren, and Riley Gaines — has been added to the FOX Nation streaming service.

The subscription service provided by FOX will feature daily episodes of OutKick The Show with Clay Travis, Tomi Lahren is Fearless, and Gaines for Girls.

“OutKick has seen rapid growth over the last two years and we are thrilled to begin streaming our authentic content with the loyal audience that FOX Nation has cultivated,” said OutKick founder Clay Travis.  

Previously, the programs had only been available on social media platforms and YouTube. With the expanded reach, however, the shows will not see a change in schedule. Lahren’s program will continue to air on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 7:00 PM ET.

Gaines for Girls will continue to be a weekly show that focuses on protecting women’s sports.

Projects currently in development for OutKick will also be available on FOX Nation once launched.

Fox Corp. purchased OutKick in 2021.

Sign up for the BSM 8@8

The Top 8 Sports Media Stories of the Day, sent directly to your inbox, every morning at 8am ET.

Invalid email address
We promise not to spam you. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Continue Reading
Advertisement

Advertisement

Upcoming Events

Barrett Media Writers

Copyright © 2024 Barrett Media.