Trump and Fox: Back together again

Trump and Fox: Back together again
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[Ed. – I suppose if you watch O’Reilly you already know this.]

Oddly, this is happening on O’Reilly’s show at 8 p.m. — the same one from which Trump was booted last week — instead of Hannity’s extremely Trump-friendly program at 10 p.m. Even more oddly, it’s happening before the big sitdown between Trump and Roger Ailes and his Fox editors. Is that still scheduled? The point of announcing it, I assume, was simply to show Trump’s Fox-watching fans that Ailes is taking their concerns seriously. Having Trump back on the network’s highest-rated show serves that same purpose, in which case what’s the meeting for?

The day after Trump’s “boycott” tweet, Trump and Fox News chairman Roger Ailes spoke by phone. Fox said afterward that they “plan to have a meeting” to “discuss their differences of opinion regarding Fox’s coverage of Mr. Trump’s presidential campaign.” …

How long will the current Trump/Fox truce last? Ten bucks says it blows up in the second week of October…

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