If you had to list five people who were responsible for the polarized political climate today, one of those people would be Roger Ailes, the producer of Fox “News.” Probably Rush Limbaugh and Bill O’Reilly would make the list as well, but Roger Ailes would be at the top.
The man who brought us Nixon and Willie Horton ads had no love for this country or for journalistic integrity.
Now the mighty has fallen, dismissed from Fox for sexual harassment. Is he guilty? Take a look at his picture–a strikingly unattractive old man. Of course he’s guilty.
Don’t worry though. His severance deal reportedly is $40 million, and he has changed American politics in negative ways that may never be undone. He must be proud.