Fox News publicly rebuked Sean Hannity and Jeanine Pirro after the network on-air hosts joined President Donald Trump in speaking on stage at a Missouri campaign rally Monday evening.“Fox News does not condone any talent participating in campaign events,” the network said in a statement. “We have an extraordinary team of journalists helming our coverage tonight and we are extremely proud of their work. This was an unfortunate distraction and has been addressed,” a network spokesperson told TheWrap on Tuesday.A rep for the network declined to elaborate on what actions the channel had taken.Hannity — who explicitly promised he would not campaign with Trump on stage in a tweet before the event — later clarified that the onstage moment had not been planned.“What I said in my tweet yesterday was 100% truthful. When the POTUS invited me on stage to give a few remarks last night, I was surprised, yet honored by the president’s request,” … [Read more...] about Fox News ‘Does Not Condone’ Sean Hannity, Jeanine Pirro ‘Participating’ in Trump Rally
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Christian comedian and internet sensation John Crist will visit Pikes Peak Center on Sept. 30.Tickets for his "The Human Being Tour" are $28 to $153 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Call 520-7469 or go online to pikespeakcenter.com or axs.com. Christian comedian Mike Goodwin will open the show, and Beth Pilgreen is the special guest.Crist is well-known for his viral videos “Millenial International,” “Road Rage in the Church Parking Lot” and Buzzfeed's “Signs You Grew Up Christian." His stand-up has been featured on ESPN, Fox, Sports Illustrated and USA Today, and he's shared the stage with big names in comedy, such as Dave Chappelle, Jeff Foxworthy and Seth Meyers. … [Read more...] about Comedian John Crist set to appear in Colorado Springs
New York Magazine reported Fox News host Sean Hannity and President Donald Trump talk on the phone most nights.Hannity is one of the most influential figures in the Trump administration without a formal White House role, according to Trump aides.President Donald Trump and Fox News host Sean Hannity talk on the phone most nights, according to a report from New York Magazine that goes inside the president's close relationship with the television personality.Hannity reportedly calls the White House general number, where operators see he's on a list of cleared callers, and they put him through on a line that goes directly to Trump. From there, the two reportedly alternate between discussing the "witch hunt" special counsel investigation and trading media gossip.Current and former White House staffers spoke to the magazine anonymously, and Fox News declined an interview request on Hannity's behalf. The White House didn't comment. 23 PHOTOS Sean Hannity through the years See Gallery … [Read more...] about Trump and Sean Hannity reportedly talk on the phone most nights.
Michelle Wolf’s bawdy, irreverent turn at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner was hilarious — but not nearly as funny, and disturbing, as the reaction it provoked. Sadly, many journalists are living out the truism that everybody loves free speech — until they hear something they don’t like. It’s bad enough we have to hear stale, predictable fake outrage from hacks and paid pundits who pretend, on cue, to be offended by any criticism of their favorite policies and politicians. But working journalists — who extol, embody and rely on the First Amendment — should avoid swooning at the mere appearance of controversial or offensive words. Offensive is what you get when you hire Michelle Wolf. Like Dave Chappelle, Daniel Tosh and Jeff Foxworthy, she is the kind of comic who makes a living roaming the borders of good taste, stepping over the line here and there to make us question whether — and why — there’s a line in the … [Read more...] about The handwringing over Michelle Wolf’s performance is ridiculous: If anything, she went easy on Sarah Huckabee Sanders
Conservative mouthpiece Sean Hannity got an earful on his show Monday night from Harvard law Prof. Alan Dershowitz for hiding his relationship with Trump’s beleaguered lawyer, Michael Cohen.Cohen, who was in Manhattan Federal Court in the afternoon, trying to prevent federal investigators from looking through 10 boxes of records seized from his apartment, hotel room and office last week, confessed to the court that the Republican TV talk show host was a client.Previously, Cohen had only admitted to having two other clients.The first and foremost President Trump, who allegedly used him to pay hush money to playmates and porn stars. The other client, Republican venture capitalist Elliot Broidy, who used him to pay $1.6 million to a Playboy playmate he impregnated.RELATED: Sean Hannity through the years 23 PHOTOS Sean Hannity through the years See Gallery Sean Hannity through the years Fox News host Sean Hannity is seen in the White House briefing room in Washington, … [Read more...] about Alan Dershowitz scolds Sean Hannity on his own show for Michael Cohen coverup