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Is Karl Rove´s media career kaput?
Christian Science Monitor, by Peter Grier

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 12/5/2012 11:57:43 PM

Is Karl Rove´s media career kaput? This question arises as a result of reports that Mr. Rove has been benched by his main television outlet, Fox News. According to New York Magazine, top Fox officials have ordered that producers must get permission before putting Rove or fellow GOP pundit Dick Morris on air. It’s all part of an effort by head honcho Roger Ailes to freshen story lines and change the network’s cast of characters, writes New York’s Gabriel Sherman. It didn’t help that Rove and Mr. Morris both predicted a big election victory for Mitt Romney. Both were way off compared with

Well, the Karl Rove´s of the Washington Beltway seem to all have golden parachutes that land them at some other rival´s network. Fortunately for me, I don´t watch network TV anymore. Don´t worry, Karl, we´ll all say "Hi" as we pass you on our way off the "fiscal cliff."


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Reply 1 - Posted by: WAN2, 12/6/2012 12:12:28 AM     (No. 9050859)

Did they catch him sucking toes?

Reply 2 - Posted by: Bobn.T, 12/6/2012 12:12:54 AM     (No. 9050860)

I can´t stand that little twerp Morris. Even before the election, I wrote O´Reilly and said that Morris is never correct in his predictions and that whenever Morris comes on then O´Reilly goes off. Same now for Rove.

I´m glad to hear that Ailes has put the kibosh on those two appearing on Fox.




Reply 3 - Posted by: mercedesops, 12/6/2012 12:15:50 AM     (No. 9050864)

Well if FNC is changing the cast of characters let´s hope that we soon see the end of DNC yes man Alan Colmes and Obama boot lick Juan Williams.

Reply 4 - Posted by: Mr Smart, 12/6/2012 12:31:24 AM     (No. 9050872)

Maybe they were not wrong maybe it was votes cast for Romney that ended up as votes for Obama. This electronic voting gives great cause to wonder. If Government and bank computers can be hacked why should anyone think the same cannot happen with voting.

Reply 5 - Posted by: bob913, 12/6/2012 12:37:43 AM     (No. 9050877)

...change the network’s cast of characters

Prove it by getting rid of O´Reilly blowhard and Shepard Smith. Plus tell Hannity to stop talking loudly and repeat repeat repeat his talking points ad nauseum. More babes in low cut short dresses too. I like watching the news...

Reply 6 - Posted by: miceal, 12/6/2012 1:30:50 AM     (No. 9050900)

Him, their "three tokens" and the blonde bimbo´s who cannot speak American should ALL go...

Reply 7 - Posted by: The Maggster, 12/6/2012 1:46:46 AM     (No. 9050906)

Good riddence to Rove. And here´s hoping those two overly biased, irritating and at times just plain stupid Colmes and Williams go also.I like Morris. I find him to be sincer, intelligent and an American Patriot. His books and web site are very informative. FOX needs people who can discuss politics and the news of the day without sounding like unreasonable twits.




Reply 8 - Posted by: belwhatter, 12/6/2012 2:13:35 AM     (No. 9050914)

Not sorry to see Rove exit stage - he´s a hold-over we don´t need to keep hearing from. Would love to see BO´R Colmes and Juan Williams go with him. Shep´s shelf life is passe - I like Lou Dobbs show on FBN - he gets a different set of guests worth hearing from. Panels of three are uselss, not enough time for anyone to say anything that makes sense let alone they start competing by shouting over one another.

Reply 9 - Posted by: HisHandmaiden, 12/6/2012 3:25:06 AM     (No. 9050929)

All of the above...
Good riddance for America!

Reply 10 - Posted by: beca, 12/6/2012 4:59:19 AM     (No. 9050953)

i am a huge rove fan........send bill bechel packing and behind him juan williams and that little creep alan colmes

Reply 11 - Posted by: carolina blue, 12/6/2012 5:02:11 AM     (No. 9050955)


Reply 12 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 12/6/2012 7:32:27 AM     (No. 9051100)

I like Karl Rove. I think he is a nice man. I like Dick Morris also and I think he has tried to make up for his working for Clinton. I like Lou Dobbs, he is witty, intelligent and an old fashioned gentleman. Hate Colmes, dislike Juan, dislike Shep, think Hannity and O´Reilly have so much ego they can´t bear to shut up and let their guests talk.




Reply 13 - Posted by: lil dotty, 12/6/2012 8:17:57 AM     (No. 9051176)

Fox, cleaning house? A large pile is still in the corner over there. It has hair growing above his upper lip.....goes by the name of Geraldo. Is this being taken out with the garbge as well? Best hurry! Pick up is tomorrow.

Reply 14 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 12/6/2012 9:13:22 AM     (No. 9051278)

If you read the article, ths second page reveals that the writer believes Rove will be back. It´s just a dry season for political punditry.

But what the heck would Fox do with Petraeus?

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