When media critic Howard Kurtz left CNN for a similar gig at Fox News earlier this summer, I was hopeful that he would maintain his independence and not shy from finding fault with any shortcomings that might arise at his new cable TV home.


But alas, the evidence so far is NOT ENCOURAGING:


Fox News' response to the uproar over its religious correspondent's interview with author Reza Aslan  [see HERE] is a revealing example of how the network handles criticism by either attacking or ignoring it, and raises questions about how Howard Kurtz, Fox's new media critic, will ...

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When media critic Howard Kurtz left CNN for a similar gig at Fox News earlier this summer, I was hopeful that he would maintain his independence and not shy from finding fault with any shortcomings that might arise at his new cable TV home.

But alas, the evidence so far is NOT ENCOURAGING:

Fox News' response to the uproar over its religious correspondent's interview with author Reza Aslan  [see HERE] is a revealing example of how the network handles criticism by either attacking or ignoring it, and raises questions about how Howard Kurtz, Fox's new media critic, will ...

Read more