The news Tuesday that former Fox News host Tucker Carlson would be taking his show to Twitter after discussions with the platform’s CEO, Elon Musk, was undoubtedly the absolute last thing Carlson’s (and Musk’s!) infamous haters on the left and in the Media World wanted to hear.
“Starting soon, we’ll be bringing a new version of the show we’ve been doing for the last six and a half years to Twitter,” Carlson noted in a video posted to his Twitter page. “We’ll be bringing some other things too, which we’ll tell you about. But for now, we’re just grateful to be here.”
For his part, Musk confirmed that the two had talked about having him do a show on Twitter, though Musk said no “deal” was made and that Carlson was “subject to the same rules and rewards of all content creators.”
As one might expect, the media meltdowns have commenced accordingly, with The Usual Suspects absolutely incensed over the fact that Carlson refuses to be silenced and further, that his destination of choice was Twitter, where Musk has rolled out the red carpet. Read more…