Introducing The Friday Fox Follies

Introducing The Friday Fox Follies

Welcome to The Friday Fox Follies, a new weekly feature at PoliticusUSA. Each week Headly Westerfield will wrap up the Fox “News” tomfoolery and shenanigans (as the dictionary defines those words) into one neat little package with a bow.

On Fox Shep Smith Slams Breitbart as an Untrustworthy Source

On Fox Shep Smith Slams Breitbart as an Untrustworthy Source

Shep Smith once again broke with the party line at Fox News today as he explained why his show Studio B did not run Andrew Breitbart’s edited video of Shirley Sherrod, “Because of the history of the videos on the site where it was posted, we did not, and do not trust the source.” Shep managed to take shots at both his own network and Breitbart.

Breitbart Justifies Racist Tea Party Attacks by Blaming Black Congressmen

Breitbart Justifies Racist Tea Party Attacks by Blaming Black Congressmen

While trying to claim that the reports of the Tea Party’s racism are a giant Democratic conspiracy, Andrew Breitbart offered up a racist explanation for why Tea Partiers attacked the Black Congressional Caucus. Breitbart said, “The very act of the Black Congressional Caucus walking through the Tea Party people while holding all those videos was an act of provocation.” Those black congressmen should have known their place, eh Andy?