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Tucker Carlson is attacking COVID-19 vaccines again, making baseless claims about their safety

Tucker Carlson talking about COVID-19 vaccines on "Tucker Carlson Tonight." Fox News The Fox News host Tucker Carlson upped his anti-vaccine rhetoric on Wednesday night. Without any supporting evidence, Carlson linked thousands of deaths to COVID-19 vaccines. "The actual number is almost certainly much higher than that - perhaps vastly higher," he said. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Fox News host Tucker Carlson attacked the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in a segment of hi...
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Tucker Carlson is attacking the COVID-19 vaccine again, baselessly claiming that thousands have died from taking the shot

Tucker Carlson talking about the COVID-19 vaccine on "Tucker Carlson Tonight." Fox News Fox News host Tucker Carlson upped his anti-vaccine rhetoric on Wednesday night. Without any supporting evidence, Carlson claimed thousands have died from COVID-19 vaccines. "The actual number is almost certainly much higher than that - perhaps vastly higher," he said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News host Tucker Carlson attacked the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in a segment of his ...
Tags: Politics, News, Media, California, Trends, Speed, United States, House, Fox News, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Tucker Carlson, Kevin McCarthy, Carlson, Fox Nation, Coronavirus, COVID-19


The DNC is gathering opposition research into possible GOP challengers in 2024, including Tucker Carlson and Mike Lindell, report says

A composite image of Fox News host Tucker Carlson and MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Fox News; Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images DNC officials are drawing up a list of potential challengers to Joe Biden, Politico reported. It contains Republicans long rumored to be challengers, as well as political outsiders. The DNC officials expect the GOP field to be crowded if Trump doesn't one, Politico reported. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Democratic Nationa...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Washington Post, Politico, US, Dnc, Trends, Joe Biden, Democrats, Gop, News UK, Un, Fox News, Republican Party, Biden, Donald Trump


McCarthy says Republicans are concerned Cheney can't 'carry out the job,' a sign of her waning support in the House

House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy of California, right, listens to Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming at a Republican press conference. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday offered a notable sign about the future of Liz Cheney in GOP leadership. McCarthy told Fox News that Cheney may not be able to "carry out the job as conference chair." Cheney is under pressure from the right for challenging Donald Trump on his election fraud lies. See more stories on Insider's business page...
Tags: Politics, Congress, California, Washington, Trends, Gop, Wyoming, House, John Boehner, Fox News, Boehner, Republican Party, Harry Reid, Donald Trump, Dick Cheney, Cheney


Tucker Carlson turns misleading segment on vaccine hesitancy into an attack on House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy

Fox News primetime opinion host Tucker Carlson. Fox News Fox News host Tucker Carlson went after House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy on Monday night. McCarthy faces growing pressure from the pro-Trump wing of his caucus. Carlson bundled vaccine skepticism with the broadside at McCarthy. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News host Tucker Carlson started a segment Monday night by questioning the integrity of a prominent consultant leading vaccine hesitant focus groups, and he ...
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Tucker Carlson calls Barack Obama a 'creepy old guy' and attacks him for urging Americans to get the COVID-19 vaccine

President Barack Obama seen in an Ad Council public service announcement released March 11, 2021. YouTube/Ad Council Tucker Carlson called Barack Obama a "creepy old guy" for encouraging COVID-19 vaccination. The Fox News host attacked Obama for filming a PSA encouraging young people to get the shot. In recent weeks, Carlson has cast doubt over the safety of the COVID-19 vaccine on his show. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Monday called form...
Tags: Politics, News, Obama, Washington, Nbc News, Barack Obama, Trends, Cnn, Gop, House, Psa, New York Times, Food And Drug Administration, Fox News, Pfizer, Vaccine


MSNBC host Joy Reid rips into 'lil' Tucker Carlson for 'fixating on race' and being jealous of her Harvard degree

MSNBC host Joy Reid accused Fox host Tucker Carlson of "making America worse." Screenshot/MSNBC MSNBC host Joy Reid hit back at Fox New host Tucker Carlson for repeatedly calling her "the race lady." Reid, who is Black, argued that Carlson is the one "fixating on race" and often mentions her Harvard degree to fuel his viewers' opposition to affirmative action. Reid accused Carlson of "making America worse" by promoting white supremacist conspiracies and COVID-19 misinformation. See m...
Tags: Politics, News, Media, America, Trends, Fox, Harvard, Racism, Fox News, Ivy League, Fox News Channel, Msnbc, Black, Central Park, Tucker Carlson, Reid


Rudy Giuliani spreads nonsense conspiracy theories about the DOJ and the Bidens in Fox News appearance following FBI raids

Rudy Giuliani speaks during a news conference held by Donald Trump in the Briefing Room of the White House on September 27, 2020. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Rudy Giuliani told Tucker Carlson that he could have destroyed evidence seized by the FBI "years ago." Giuliani claimed that the evidence taken was "exculpatory" and amplified nonsense conspiracy theories about the Bidens and Ukraine. He went on to say that the Justice Department should be investigated without providing credible evid...
Tags: Politics, New York, Congress, White House, Russia, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Cnn, Fbi, Washington Dc, Manhattan, Fox News, Biden, Rudy


Tucker Carlson baselessly claims Hunter Biden has 'kiddie porn' on his computer in rant defending Rudy Giuliani and Capitol rioters

Fox News host Tucker Carlson Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Fox News host Tucker Carlson implied Wednesday night that Hunter Biden watches child porn. "By the way, there's kiddie porn on that hard drive," Carlson said. The last time Carlson claimed he had "evidence" on Hunter Biden, it mysteriously disappeared. See more stories on Insider's business page. During his show Wednesday evening, Fox News opinion host Tucker Carlson aired a segment that was ostensibly about the Rudy Giuli...
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Despite setbacks, liberty is prevailing

Do I live in an alternate universe? The media tell me my side is winning. Salon claims, “We all live in Kochland, the Koch brothers’ libertarian utopia.” Tucker Carlson says, “Our leadership class remains resolutely libertarian.” What? Who? Not President Biden. Biden already spent $1.9 trillion on COVID-19 “recovery” mostly unrelated to COVID. Now, he wants trillions more for an “infrastructure” bill, even though most of the spending would not go to infrastructure. He’s eager to regulate more, t...
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Why Tucker Carlson is too big for Fox News to cancel

People pass by a promo of Fox News host Tucker Carlson on the News Corporation building in New York, U.S., March 13, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Tucker Carlson went viral Monday night, telling his viewers to call the cops on people. Carlson's anti-mask segment is a new call to action for him, according to Fox observers. He's now "hoping that his audience doesn't take him too seriously," Erik Wemple told Insider. See more stories on Insider's business page. Can a cable ne...
Tags: Politics, New York, Washington Post, US, Trends, Cnn, Analysis, Fox, Comcast, Piers Morgan, Fox News, Rupert Murdoch, News Corporation, Murdoch, Tucker Carlson, Wemple


Tucker Carlson's former editor said the Fox host always had a 'mean streak' but his anti-mask comments were 'repulsive'

A composite image of Tucker Carlson and Bill Kristol. Getty/Getty The conservative pundit Bill Kristol founded the magazine where Tucker Carlson started his career. Kristol weighed in on Carlson's recent anti-mask comments, calling them "really terrible." He said Carlson "always had a slightly mean streak" but said the latest comments went beyond that. See more stories on Insider's business page. Tucker Carlson's old editor had some choice words to say about the Fox News host&#...
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Fact check: Copy of Kamala Harris book was one of thousands received for Long Beach migrant shelter

A 2019 children’s book by Vice President Kamala Harris, a copy of which was among thousands of other books donated to a temporary shelter for migrant children in Long Beach, has recently drawn the ire of conservative pundits, publications and officials after multiple news articles inaccurately described its prevalence at the immigration facility. Long Beach struck a deal with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to open a temporary shelter last week at the city’s Convention Center. T...
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Fact check: Copy of Kamala Harris book was one of thousands of books received for Long Beach migrant shelter

A 2019 children’s book by Vice President Kamala Harris, a copy of which was among thousands of other books donated to a temporary shelter for migrant children in Long Beach, has recently drawn the ire of conservative pundits, publications and officials after multiple news articles inaccurately described its prevalence at the immigration facility. Long Beach struck a deal with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to open a temporary shelter last week at the city’s Convention Center. T...
Tags: Post, New York Post, Politics, Texas, News, California, North Korea, Immigration, Sport, Soccer, United States, Long Beach, Fox News, Biden, Rupert Murdoch, Republican National Committee


Tucker Carlson called mask-wearing 'repulsive' and said parents forcing their children to wear masks in public should be reported for 'child abuse'

Fox News host Tucker Carlson raged against face masks on Monday night. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Fox News host Tucker Carlson called the sight of kids wearing masks "repulsive" and a form of "child abuse." He advocated for people to call the police or Child Protective Services if they see children wearing masks on his Monday night show. Carlson called mask-wearers liberal "zealots" and "neurotics" and goaded viewers into mocking them. See more stories on Insider's business page. F...
Tags: Politics, News, Colorado, Cdc, White House, Trends, Walmart, Fox News, Biden, Anthony Fauci, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Pyongyang, Tucker Carlson, Carlson, Kim Il Sung, Face Masks


'F--- You': San Francisco LGBTQ Democratic Club sends pointed message to Tucker Carlson

Fox News host Tucker Carlson. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The Harvey Milk LGBTQ Democratic Club slammed Carlson for a 1991 college yearbook entry. Carlson's entry listed that he was part of the "Dan White Society." In 1978, White murdered San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk and San Francisco Mayor George Moscone. See more stories on Insider's business page. One of San Francisco's largest Democratic clubs sent a pointed note to Fox News host Tucker Carlson after his old coll...
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Tucker Carlson's reaction to Derek Chauvin's conviction was to cast doubt on the jurors who decided he murdered George Floyd

Tucker Carlson on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" on Tuesday. Fox News Tucker Carlson cast doubt on the motives of the jurors who convicted Derek Chauvin on Tuesday. He suggested their verdict might've been meant to avert riots some feared would follow an acquittal. "Can we trust the way this decision was made?" he asked. See more stories on Insider's business page. After the conclusion of the Derek Chauvin murder trial, Tucker Carlson's reaction Tuesday night was to question the jury...
Tags: Politics, Media, Minneapolis, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, News UK, Fox News, Department Of Justice, Biden, Donald Trump, BLM, Tucker Carlson, Capitol


Tucker Carlson's reaction to Derek Chauvin's conviction was to cast doubt on the jury who decided he murdered George Floyd

Tucker Carlson on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" on April 20, 2021. Fox News Tucker Carlson cast doubt on the motives of the jury who convicted Derek Chauvin on Tuesday. He suggested their decision might have been to avert riots some predicted would follow an acquittal. "Can we trust the way this decision was made?" he asked. See more stories on Insider's business page. After the conclusion of the Derek Chauvin murder trial, Tucker Carlson's reaction Tuesday night was to question the jur...
Tags: Politics, Media, Minneapolis, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, News UK, Fox News, Department Of Justice, Biden, BLM, Trump, Tucker Carlson, Capitol


Despite right-wing panic about the plummeting birthrate, Republicans are lining up against Biden's pro-family 'human infrastructure' push

President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney greet babies on the campaign trail in 2012. Jewel Samad/Emmanuel Dunand/Getty Images Many on the right, particularly social and religious conservatives, are concerned about the US's declining birthrate. Meanwhile, progressives are hoping to pass a transformational expansion of the social safety net that would make it easier for many Americans to have kids. But Republicans appear dead set against Democratic propo...
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Fox News boss defended Tucker Carlson after calls for him to be fired for promoting a white supremacist conspiracy theory

Lachlan Murdoch, co-chairman and chief executive officer of Fox Corp., attends the annual Allen and Co. Sun Valley media conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, U.S., July 11, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Fox CEO Lachlan Murdoch has defended host Tucker Carlson after the ADL called for him to be fired. The ADL said Carlson has endorsed the white nationalist Great Replacement conspiracy theory. Murdoch argued that Carlson was actually rejecting white supremacy, an argument the ADL dismissed. S...
Tags: Politics, Trends, News UK, Fox News, Rupert Murdoch, Murdoch, Tucker Carlson, Allen, Sun Valley, Anti Defamation League, ADL, Carlson, Greenblatt, Sun Valley Idaho, El Paso Texas, Tom Porter


Tucker Carlson is repeatedly using his platform to downplay white supremacy and violence, critics say

Tucker Carlson in a January edition of his Fox News show accused Democrats of using the threat of white nationalist violence to smear conservatives, a familiar theme on his show. Fox News Fox News host Tucker Carlson has said the threat of white nationalism is a hoax, or exaggerated. A segment last week on the so-called Great Replacement theory prompted calls for him to be fired. Experts say the moments are part of a broader trend, and likely intentional. See more stories on Insider's...
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'I'm not going anywhere': Matt Gaetz defiant in Florida speech after House Ethics Committee opens investigation

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., speaks to reporters outside a closed-door meeting where Catherine Croft, a State Department adviser on Ukraine, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Laura Cooper testify as part of the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019. AP Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida was defiant in his attempt to remain in office during a Friday speech. Gaetz currently faces investigations by the US Department of Justic...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Congress, Washington, Defense, America, Trends, Ukraine, Fox, Gop, House, Miami, Capitol Hill, State Department, Dc, Department Of Justice


Anti-Defamation league calls on Fox News to fire Tucker Carlson after host embraces white supremacist "great replacement theory" on air

Fox News host Tucker Carlson Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt sent a letter to Fox News CEO Suzanne Scott asking for Tucker Carlson to be fired. On Thursday, Carlson openly embraced the white supremacist Great Replacement theory. The racist theory alleges that masses of foreigners are invading the US to strip white Americans of political power. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Anti-Defamation League has called for Tucker Carlson to be fired a da...
Tags: Politics, US, Trends, Cnn, Fox News, Charlottesville, Third World, Tucker Carlson, Democratic Party, Anti Defamation League, ADL, Carlson, Greenblatt, White Supremacist, Jonathan Greenblatt, Suzanne Scott


Tucker Carlson embraces white-supremacist 'replacement' conspiracy theory, claiming Democrats are 'importing' immigrants to 'dilute' American voters

Fox News host Tucker Carlson Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Fox News host Tucker Carlson endorsed the white supremacist "Great Replacement" theory during his Thursday night program. He claimed Democrats are "importing a brand new electorate" of "Third World" immigrants to "dilute" Americans' political power. Human rights advocates and other critics denounced Carlson's comments as an explicit embrace of white nationalism. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News hos...
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Tucker Carlson defended a man accused of storming the Capitol with zip-tie handcuffs, asking for 'perspective' in how he is treated

Tucker Carlson defended Capitol riots suspect Eric Munchel on the April 6 edition of his Fox News show. Fox News Tucker Carlson defended the Capitol riots suspect who was pictured carrying zip-tie handcuffs. Carlson said a judge's earlier characterization of him as dangerous was misleading. The host has long sought to portray the response to the riots as a bid to persecute conservatives. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Tuesday defende...
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Fox News is betting big on the 'cancel culture' wars post-Trump

Fox News hosts Tucker Carlson and Greg Gutfeld. Phillip Faraone, Gary Miller/Getty Images Fox News is marketing its two newest shows as counters to "cancel culture." The focus on political correctness has only grown since Donald Trump left office. Newer data on cross-viewership between Fox News and OAN or Newsmax sheds light on the shift. See more stories on Insider's business page. In the marketing campaigns for the two newest shows in the Fox News lineup, the term "cancel culture" wa...
Tags: Politics, Media, Jimmy Kimmel, Stephen Colbert, Los Angeles, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Analysis, Fox, Piers Morgan, Fox News, Biden, Msnbc, Donald Trump, Brian Williams


Piers Morgan suggests to Tucker Carlson that Meghan Markle may be 'completely delusional' while saying he really doesn't know or care

The Fox News host Tucker Carlson interviewing the British TV personality Piers Morgan. Fox Nation Piers Morgan went on "Tucker Carlson Today" to settle scores after exiting "Good Morning Britain." "Now, is she deliberately lying? Is she completely delusional?" Morgan said of Meghan Markle. "I don't know, but, frankly, I don't care," he said on the Fox News streaming show. See more stories on Insider's business page. Piers Morgan made his first on-camera appearance Monday since ...
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Piers Morgan suggested to Tucker Carlson that Meghan Markle may be 'completely delusional' while saying he really doesn't know or care

Fox News host Tucker Carlson interviews British TV personality Piers Morgan. Fox Nation Piers Morgan went on "Tucker Carlson Today" to settle scores after exit from "Good Morning Britain." "Now, is she deliberately lying? Is she completely delusional?" Morgan said of Meghan Markle. "I don't know, but frankly, I don't care," he said on the Fox News streaming show. See more stories on Insider's business page. Piers Morgan made his first on-camera appearance Monday since walking o...
Tags: Politics, US, America, Trends, Bbc, Cnn, Fox, Britain, Piers Morgan, Royals, Fox News, Harry, Oprah, Murdoch, Great Britain, Queen Elizabeth


Fox News is silent on bombshell reports of Matt Gaetz's alleged sexual misconduct and possible sex trafficking of a minor

Rep. Matt Gaetz appears on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" to address a DOJ investigation into him. Fox News Fox News is ignoring reports that GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz is under FBI investigation for sex trafficking. Since Wednesday evening, media watchdogs report, the network hasn't mentioned Gaetz's name a single time. Gaetz is a frequent Fox guest and top Trump defender. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News is ignoring perhaps the most shocking story in US politics thi...
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DOJ investigation into Matt Gaetz looking at allegations he paid women, who were recruited online, for sex, NYT reports

Florida GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz Mandel Ngan-Pool/Getty Images A DOJ inquiry into Matt Gaetz is looking into direct payments he made to women, The New York Times reported. Sources told The Times Gaetz and a political ally connected with the women online. Gaetz is currently being investigated over possible sex trafficking. See more stories on Insider's business page. A Justice Department investigation into GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida is looking into money he and a political ally paid dire...
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