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Monday, December 09, 2019

Fox And Trump, 2018: Is That An Echo?

Reprinted with permission from MediaMatters.

 

Anyone who pays attention to President Donald Trump’s Twitter account knows that he is an enthusiastic fan of Fox & Friends and watches it as part of his morning routine. As Media Matters’ Matt Gertz has documented, the Trump-Fox feedback loop is even more extreme than you think.

There are numerous examples of the president tweeting about what he hears on Fox & Friends. Here are 30 instances from 2018 alone.


 

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons, a novel and a memoir. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

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