Yet another reason to avoid Fox NewsPosted: July 8, 2005
This just in from the website “Media Matters”….
During Fox News’ coverage of the July 7 London bombings, Washington managing editor Brit Hume told host Shepard Smith that his “first thought,” when he “heard there had been this attack” and saw the low futures market, was “Hmmm, time to buy.” Smith had asked Hume to comment on the lack of a negative U.S. stock market reaction to the London attacks.
You know, I tend to think of myself as a cynical person. Then I read crap like this and think, “I’m not cynical…I’m right.”
MOVIE LINES OF THE DAY
(from “The Odd Couple”)
OSCAR: I can’t take it anymore, Felix. I’m cracking up. Everything you do irritates me, and when your not here, the things I know you’re gonna do when you come in irritate me. You leave little notes on my pillow. I told you a hundred and fifty-eight times, I can’t stand little notes on my pillow. “We’re out of cornflakes, F.U.” It took me three hours to figure out “F.U.” was “Felix Ungar”!