Renowned neurosurgeon Ben Carson didn't walk back his conviction that gay marriage is wrong. Unlike his knock of Obama, there was not much of a peep of protest from the majority of blacks. That's because he speaks for many of them.
Carson has gone from being Fox News' surefire rising star to a target of a widespread backlash. And just like that he's learned the Fox News embrace carries with it grave consequences and that hard-earned reputations can be tarnished in an instant.