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The 7 Big Fox Moments
That Helped Land Megyn
Kelly On Primetime

Mediaite, by Matt Wilstein

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 8/9/2013 8:27:31 PM

With the news today that Megyn Kelly will reportedly be taking over Sean Hannity’s 9pm time slot this fall, the “recovering lawyer” who burst onto the scene with her two-hour daytime America Live show in 2010 has completed her ascent to the highest reaches of Fox News. Kelly’s hard-hitting often spicy news reporting has made her a perfect fit for Fox’s audience. Through fiery panel segments and breakout moments both on her show and elsewhere on Fox, Kelly has clearly proven herself worthy of the promotion. Whether you agree with her or not,

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If you only look at one of the videos, look at the one on the Black Panthers. She just mops the floor with Kirsten Powers. It is breathtaking how unbelievably ignorant Powers was in that segment.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 8/9/2013 8:33:54 PM     (No. 9466642)

Sean Hannity is a fine fellow, but he´s nothing more than a recording of conservative talking points over and over again. Not that repetition is bad, mind you, especially with libertards who have mind-block issues, but it gets rather monotonous over time. I think this is a brilliant move on the part of Fox. Another brilliant move would be to move Shepherd Smith to the parking lot with a cardboard box containing all of his personal items.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Cat Ballou, 8/9/2013 8:37:09 PM     (No. 9466649)

Please take Shep Smith............Please....!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: EQKimball, 8/9/2013 8:43:22 PM     (No. 9466653)

She is a superstar. This is just the beginning for the brainy beauty.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 8/9/2013 8:46:18 PM     (No. 9466657)

The Lib/Prog comments after the "article" are disgusting. Truly. After wading through a few of those, it makes you really appreciate the Lucianne Salon.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lalo, 8/9/2013 9:02:44 PM     (No. 9466676)

I don´t think #1´s dismissal of Hannity is quite fair, although sure - he has his mediocre side. I do think this has to be good for expanding the Fox audience though and getting a balanced perspective into the brains of a wider range of voters.

Always keeping an eye out on the political bottom line that way, as is Roger Ailes too I have a feeling.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ruready?, 8/9/2013 9:35:08 PM     (No. 9466694)

This may be a great move for Fox, but I can´t see it.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: lil dotty, 8/9/2013 9:45:09 PM     (No. 9466705)

Tho Shaun was on his show last night, he stayed mum about the news. Tonight he has disappeared. Like BOR, off on Friday? Or perhaps another reason. He can´t stay away and quiet forever. Too much turmoil and soon forgotten names. Hope to see his return soon. Thou he has become predictable, the pubbie talking points were known by just about everyone due to Shaun´s efforts. And, seems he has been with Fox from the beginning...a long time ago when our eyes were being opened.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: cartcart, 8/9/2013 10:01:24 PM     (No. 9466723)

I would have thought it was a big old rumbles pass-of-the-gas on camera that humanized her.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: tomanderson61, 8/10/2013 12:50:13 AM     (No. 9466840)

Guess I am in the minority here. As a supporting host, she is fine, but she is no hot rocks when it comes to her being a host.

I cite specifically her little seething exchanges when faced with an assertion that possibly, just possibly, women becoming the dominant breadwinners may not be the best for society. OK to disagree, but she was positively shrewish.

I can take her "I´m an attorney and I know more than you" attitude only so far. I don´t plan on watching her show.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: miceal, 8/10/2013 2:55:29 AM     (No. 9466900)

I´m sorry but I don´t care for either Hannity or Kelly. Hannity is too enamored of his own voice and Kelly is way too much the feminist for my liking. Matter of fact I´ve pretty much give up on the FNC and just visit this site, Drudge, and specific blogs for my news...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: enuf8, 8/10/2013 3:13:37 AM     (No. 9466905)

I am thinking they will team Kelly with Hannity as a co-host. My opinion and sticking with it.

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