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Taibbi: Roger Ailes Was One of the Worst Americans Ever

Original story at Rolling Stone• 9 mentions • 6 days ago

Rolling Stone 6 days ago

 
On the Internet today you will find thousands, perhaps even millions, of people gloating about the death of elephantine Fox News founder Roger Ailes. The happy face emojis are getting a workout on Twitter, which is also bursting with biting one-liners. When I mentioned to one of my relatives that I was writing about the death of Ailes, the response was, "Say that you hope he's reborn as a woman in Saudi Arabia." Ailes has no one but his fast-stiffening self to blame for this treatment. He is on the short list of people most responsible for modern America's vicious ...
 
 
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19 May
zac @Zacharycohen
He never had a soul to sell, so he sold ours. https://t.co/a7J9DcBxca
19 May
Greg Mitchell @GregMitch
RT @mtaibbi: Taibbi: Roger Ailes Was One of the Worst Americans Ever - Rolling Stone https://t.co/Y1bX3jPXKu
18 May
Steve Silberman @stevesilberman
How Ailes' cynical exploitation of fear broke American democracy. https://t.co/6nZp5jgjnP https://t.co/I92XrdMYZy
18 May
Thom Powers @thompowers
"Ailes was the Christopher Columbus of hate." @mtaibbi https://t.co/howmwE0gmC
18 May
marc maron @marcmaron
Thoughtful obituary from @mtaibbi https://t.co/kQ9Zl7SP0w
18 May
Susan Cooper @BuzzEdition
RT @mtaibbi: Taibbi: Roger Ailes Was One of the Worst Americans Ever - Rolling Stone https://t.co/Y1bX3jPXKu
18 May
Steve Rhodes @tigerbeat
RT @mtaibbi: Taibbi: Roger Ailes Was One of the Worst Americans Ever - Rolling Stone https://t.co/Y1bX3jPXKu