Fox is Not News

This is unintentionally hilarious.

Fox went to a local diner looking for average Joe, ordinary Real Americans outraged about an EPA employee looking at pornography but all they could find was a couple Fox employees.

The diner is a place “where you do get a great cross-section of people living in the New York metropolitan area,” Rivera said.

But among those everyday people were a couple of folks who might have been recognizable to Fox’s most loyal viewers: Fox Business hosts Charlie Gasparino and Lori Rothman. The pair wasn’t identified on screen by their names or titles, though, giving the impression that they were just two commoners having a meal.

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As you might have guessed, House Oversight Chairman Darrell “Witch Hunt” Issa is very concerned about one employee out of 16,000 watching porno. Don’t be surprised if this comes up again.

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  • muselet

    The funniest part of the story:

    If you don’t count yourself among Fox Business’s tiny audience, you may not have recognized either Gasparino or Rothman. It wasn’t until after [Geraldo] Rivera showed the footage on Thursday afternoon that Gretchen Carlson identified the pair as fellow Fox dwellers.

    “Somehow Charlie Gasparino and Lori Rothman from Fox Business Network — ” Carlson said before being cut off by Rivera.

    “Well, we snagged a lot of them,” Rivera said. “They’re right next door.”

    Yeah, that’s some real grassroots fury they got themselves right there.

    –alopecia