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Steven Conn | Posted 07.27.2016 | Politics
Steven Conn

Ailes was sacked because he is a serial sexual harasser. Years - decades? - of demeaning, insulting and doing who knows what else to women finally caught up with him. And then only because a few celebrity women with enough public clout finally said Enough!

Graham Defends Roger Ailes

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) is defending Fox News chief Roger Ailes from claims on immigration made in a new biography by Gabriel Sherman. Graham ...

BOOK: Fox News Boss Feared Chinese 'Setting Up A Missile Silo' In U.S.

New York Magazine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

When the head of Fox News moved to Garrison, New York, he bought a little newspaper and tried to instill his own brand of American values. Guess what ...

George Will to Fox News

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.13.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Sean Hannity Reacts To Major Megyn Kelly Rumor

Posted 08.09.2013 | Media

Sean Hannity reacted to the rumor that Fox News' Megyn Kelly would be taking over his 9:00 p.m. time slot in prime time. According to Thursday's D...

Fox News Host Under Fire For Controversial Interview

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 07.30.2013 | Media

Fox News' religion correspondent Lauren Green may have come under fire last week for her controversial interview with author Reza Aslan, but, accordin...

WATCH: Sarah Palin Returns To Fox News

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.17.2013 | Media

She's back! Sarah Palin returned to Fox News on Monday with an appearance on the network's morning show, "Fox & Friends." The network announced las...

Fox News Chief Makes Surprising Admission

Posted 06.07.2013 | Media

Roger Ailes was compelled to personally respond to the stories about him in Jonathan Alter's new book on Thursday, issuing a rare and lengthy statemen...

Roger Ailes Swift Move

Posted 05.06.2013 | Media

Oh, Roger Ailes. The New York Times preview of journalist Jonathan Alter's new book, The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies, begins with a story ...

How Roger Ailes and Fox News Screwed the GOP

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 06.04.2013 | Media
Hoyt Hilsman

When political parties embrace demagoguery and half-truth (and let's be honest, that's what Fox is doing), they do so at their own peril. Once you've sacrificed truth in the name of ideology, you've opened Pandora's box. The GOP opened that box, and what flew out was the tea party.

Shep Smith To Rachel Maddow: I <3 U

Posted 03.25.2013 | Media

It looks like Rachel Maddow has not one, but two friends over at Fox News. In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, Fox News favorite Shep Smit...

Friends Forever

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 03.19.2013 | Media

Though the new biography on Roger Ailes was slammed by the New York Times, some have noticed a few interesting portions in the book. TVNewser's Ale...

New York Times Trashes Ailes Biography

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.19.2013 | Media

The Roger Ailes biography written by Zev Chafets was released on Tuesday and New York Times book reviewer Michiko Kakutani had some harsh things to sa...

Roger Ailes' Problematic Comment About Muslims

Posted 03.18.2013 | Media

According to a forthcoming biography of Roger Ailes, the Fox News chief has some problematic views on donating to particular charities. In the bio...

Roger & Me

Rob Taub | Posted 05.07.2013 | Media
Rob Taub

I don't agree with many of Roger Ailes's beliefs (although I no longer support Obama) but I think it's wrong to judge people solely on their opinions without knowing anything else about them.

Bombshell Fox News Book Threatened | Posted 03.27.2013 | Media

Gabriel Sherman should be flattered. People seem to believe that the New York Magazine writer’s pending, unauthorized biography of Roger Ailes will ...

Fox News Contributor Pushes Back

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 12.05.2012 | Media

Fox News' national security analyst KT McFarland responded on Wednesday to the revelation that, during a conversation with David Petraeus, she told th...

Petraeus For President? Fox News Chief Once Advised General To Run

The Washington Post | Bob Woodward | Posted 12.03.2012 | Media

Roger Ailes, the longtime Republican media guru, founder of Fox News and its current chairman, had some advice last year for then-Gen. David H. Petrae...

Roger Ailes Offered Off-The-Record Help To Condoleezza Rice

Posted 11.01.2012 | Media

Fox News chief Roger Ailes offered to give Condoleezza Rice off-the-record advice in a 2005 letter. The document was obtained by Gawker's John Coo...

Fox News Chief Signs Big New Contract

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.19.2012 | Media

Fox News CEO Roger Ailes has signed a new four-year contract to remain the head of the network, the Daily Beast's Howard Kurtz tweeted on Friday (See...

Did Murdoch Throw Fox News Under the Bus?

Eric Boehlert | Posted 11.13.2012 | Media
Eric Boehlert

I don't know what Murdoch's long-view strategy is, but in the short-term, by touting the success of the Democratic convention and downplaying the political importance of the "far right," it sure looks like he's throwing Fox News under the bus.

Fox News Chief Reportedly Negotiating New Contract

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.07.2012 | Media

Fox News chief Roger Ailes is in talks over a new contract with News Corp., New York Magazine's Gabriel Sherman reported Thursday. Ailes has been a...

Ailes In Talks For New Fox News Deal

New York Magazine | Posted 11.06.2012 | Media

With the presidential contest too close to call, both campaigns are planning for the aftermath....

If You Can't Beat Him, Smear Him?

Greta Van Susteren | Posted 08.04.2012 | Media
Greta Van Susteren

Over the weekend I caught up on some reading and noticed the level of swipes recently taken at Fox's CEO Roger Ailes. I thought, really? Why are some so obsessed with Roger -- obsessed to the point that they are so so so busy taking swipes at him?

Roger Ailes Cancels Writer's Subscription To His Newspaper

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.01.2012 | Media

New York magazine's Gabriel Sherman, who is currently writing a biography on Roger Ailes and the rise of Fox News, received some surprising news on Fr...