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Trump: I'll Debate With Megyn Kelly as Moderator

Speculation put to rest.
4:52 PM, Feb 05, 2016
Donald Trump said Friday that he will participate in the next FOX News-sponsored debate, scheduled for March 3. Read more

Megyn Kelly's Eyelashes, Or Why You Should Never Tweet

2:11 PM, Jan 29, 2016

Megyn Kelly is a good looking woman. I don't say this to objectify her, I say it because I have eyes. While it would be absurd not to notice this, that doesn't take away from the fact that she's certainly a capable broadcast journalist. I would not want to be in the position of having to answer questions from her if I had something to hide.

Anyway, she did a fine job moderating the debate last night. But a lot of people were commenting on the fact she was wearing some very large fake eyelashes. Including me, sitting on my couch, opining on Twitter:

I'm worried Megyn Kelly's eyelashes are going to stab me through the TV.

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Loser of the Debate: Trump

11:51 PM, Jan 28, 2016
Editor Bill Kristol on tonight's Fox News GOP debate. Read more

Trump in May: 'I Will Be In All the Primary Debates'

5:21 PM, Jan 27, 2016
Presidential candidate Donald Trump said in May that he would appear in all the Republican primary debates to hammer home his message. Read more

A Donaldless Debate?

Podcast: Will Trump show up tomorrow?
3:28 PM, Jan 27, 2016
The WEEKLY STANDARD Podcast with Associate Editor Ethan Epstein and Deputy Online Editor Jim Swift on whether Donald will show up at tomorrow's Fox News Debate in Iowa. Read more

Take the CNBC Debate Quiz!

Can you tell whether the debate questions were from CNBC or Fox?
12:10 PM, Nov 03, 2015

Before it recedes entirely into the rearview mirror, it’s worth one last look at CNBC’s debate debacle (debatacle?) which was, as my buddy Michael Graham put it, a trainwreck into a dumpster fire.

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McCarthy Makes Unforced Error

2:47 PM, Sep 30, 2015

Since becoming the leading candidate for House speaker, majority leader Kevin McCarthy has been treated with suspicion by some conservative commentators. Sean Hannity is one of them, and in an appearance on Hannity’s Fox News program Tuesday, McCarty faced tough questions from the host about what the current Republican leadership has delivered for conservatives. In the process, the affable majority leader made an unforced error and handed Democrats a significant political cudgel.

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On National Security, Trump Strikes Out Again

12:21 PM, Sep 04, 2015

When Donald Trump botched a question Thursday about General Qassem Suleimani, head of Iran’s Quds Force, it wasn’t the first time.

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250 Supporters to CNN: Let Carly In Debate (Updated)

2:59 PM, Sep 01, 2015

More than 200 elected officials, Republican and conservative activists, and business leaders have signed a letter to CNN president Jeff Zucker requesting the cable network award Carly Fiorina a spot in the upcoming Republican presidential primary debate. Fiorina campaign staff posted the letter on Medium, with a note saying the campaign is "so grateful for their support."

Read the contents of the letter below:

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Iraq Vet: Obama Admin Dealing With 'Very Enemy We Swore to Protect' America From

8:34 AM, Aug 12, 2015

Iraq veteran Robert Bartlett appeared with Megyn Kelly of Fox News last night to discuss his opposition to the nuclear deal with Iran. Bartlett was severely wounded in 2005 in Iraq by an Iranian bomb, which also killed or injured several of his friends. Watch the interview below:

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Trump Gives Hillary A Pass, Dings Walker and Jeb Instead

10:16 AM, Aug 11, 2015

In the days before the Fox News debate last week, Donald Trump said he wasn’t looking to attack any of his Republican rivals unless he was attacked. That’s changed, apparently.

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Kristol Clear Straw Poll: June Edition

2:39 PM, Jun 16, 2015

In this week's edition of the boss's email newsletter -- Kristol Clear -- readers are asked to rank their top three picks for the GOP's 2016 presidential nominee. The boss writes:

With Jeb Bush's entry into the race, it's a good time to get an update on what you think of the Republican presidential race. You know the drill: As of now, who are your first, second, and third choices among these declared and likely-to-declare candidates? ...

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Gasparino: O'Malley 'Persona Non Grata, Public Enemy #1 in the Halls of Goldman Sachs'

2:02 PM, Jun 02, 2015

Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley is deeply unliked on Wall Street, reports Charles Gasparino of Fox Business.

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Ten Is Too Few

Jun 01, 2015

Last week, Fox News announced its guidelines for the first debate among presidential contenders endorsed by the Republican National Committee (RNC). The network plans to invite the top 10 candidates, with the ranking determined by an average of the five most recent national opinion polls before the August 6 event. This is similar to the approach it has taken in previous cycles.

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MSNBC Host Pounds Obama for Fox Criticism: I'm 'Embarrassed for Him'

'At a summit that's supposed to bring both sides together on poverty is stunning to me.'
3:31 PM, May 13, 2015

MSNBC host Joe Scarborough pounded President Obama for criticizing Fox News at a poverty summit. Watch here:

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Bin Laden Files Reveal CIA Money Got to Al Qaeda

1:51 PM, Mar 16, 2015

Tom Joscelyn breaks down the latest revelation from the Osama bin Laden documents on Fox News:

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Hillary 'Losing Edge' Before the Campaign Has Started

7:31 AM, Mar 11, 2015

Daniel Halper, online editor of THE WEEKLY STANDARD and author of Clinton, Inc., joined Fox News host Bill O'Reilly Tuesday to talk about the Hillary Clinton email scandal. Watch the video below:

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State Department Scraps Million Dollar Granite Sculpture at US Embassy in London

Artist Calls Fox News 'RIght-Wing Lying Bigots'
6:01 AM, Mar 11, 2015

Plans for a one million dollar granite sculpture for the new U.S. Embassy in London have been scrapped because the sculpture was too heavy for the planned site.

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Megyn Kelly Invites Brian Williams for Interview: 'I Think He Should Sit With Me'

9:34 PM, Feb 09, 2015

Fox News host Megyn Kelly encouraged embattled NBC anchor Brian Williams to come on her show for an interview. She said "the desire by so many to tear him down is also somewhat discomfiting."

"If I were Brian Williams," Kelly said, "I think the only thing he can do at this point is come out and say, 'I truly screwed up the Iraq coverage.' I think he can still credibly say, 'In my mind, I was scared, I was confused, I guess I was just wrong from beginning and now I realize I was wrong, and I really was wrong when I then added the RPG fire into it in my helicopter.'"

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Axelrod Defends Rev. Wright, President's Relationship With Al Sharpton

8:40 PM, Feb 09, 2015

David Axelrod defended Rev. Jeremiah Wright and President Obama's relationship with Al Sharpton in an appearance on the O'Reilly Factor on Fox News:

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Huckabee Leaves Fox to Think About Presidential Run: 'Stay Tuned'

9:15 PM, Jan 03, 2015

Mike Huckabee signed off his final Fox News show by saying he's thinking about running for president. "Stay tuned," Huckabee said, alluding to his possible entry into the Republican field.

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Brit Hume on Conversations With Bill Kristol

8:05 AM, Nov 24, 2014

The latest episode of Conversations With Bill Kristol, featuring Brit Hume:

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On Hillary's Potential Challengers

1:35 PM, Jul 03, 2014

Online editor Daniel Halper appeared Thursday on Fox News to talk about the possible Democratic challengers to Hillary Clinton for the 2016 presidential primary:

Halper is the author of the forthcoming book Clinton, Inc.: The Audacious Rebuilding of a Political Machine, due out July 22.

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Podcast: The Hillary Interviews

Hosted by Michael Graham.
5:30 PM, Jun 18, 2014

The WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with staff writer Michael Warren on the Hillary Clinton book interviews.

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Is Bundy's Protest Tarnishing the Tea Party?

12:20 PM, Apr 22, 2014

Senior writer John McCormack joined Greta van Susteren's political panel Monday on Fox News to discuss the protest at the Bundy ranch in Nevada. Watch the video below:

Meanwhile, in this week's issue, the Scrapbook writes about the problems with Cliven Bundy's cause:

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Dem Senator on Koch Brothers: 'They Aren't Breaking the Law'

1:58 PM, Apr 10, 2014

West Virginia Democrat Joe Manchin broke with his party's leader in the Senate by refusing to attack a pair of wealthy billionaire brothers who donate to free-market causes. Asked about Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's frequent attacks on Charles and David Koch, Manchin told Brian Kilmeade of Fox News Thursday morning that there's nothing wrong with what the brothers are doing.

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Barnes Podcast: O'Reilly Interview Shows How Bad WH Press Corps Is Doing

Hosted by Michael Graham.
4:35 PM, Feb 03, 2014

The WEEKLY STANDARD podcast, with executive editor Fred Barnes on the pre-Super Bowl interview Fox News's Bill O'Reilly had with President Obama, and how it shows what a bad job the White House Press Corps is doing.

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Roger’s Neighborhood

The world according to the Fox News maestro.
Aug 19, 2013

Earlier this summer, Roger Ailes, president of the Fox News Channel, was honored by the Bradley Foundation. Ailes’s speech, delivered to a right-leaning audience at the Kennedy Center, was rollicking and well received, filled with red meat and barbed humor, and proudly pro-American. Liberals didn’t like it. And Ailes didn’t care.

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Claim: Holder 'Beginning to Feel a Creeping Sense of Personal Remorse'

8:14 AM, May 28, 2013

President Barack Obama's attorney general, Eric Holder, is "beginning to feel a creeping sense of personal remorse." The feelings of "remorse" began for Holder after he read an article in the Washington Post about how the Justice Department, which he heads, investigated Fox News reporter James Rosen.

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Dem. Senator: Washington's Spending Problem Exists Only on Fox News

8:54 AM, Jan 29, 2013

Democratic senator Mary Landrieu said on the Senate floor that Washington's spending problem exists only on Fox News:

"I am not going to keep cutting the discretionary budget, which by the way is not out of control, despite what you hear on Fox News," said Landrieu.

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