Fox News Reacts to Time Person of the Year

December 15th, 2011
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KilmeadeEconintersect:  Time Magazine has named "the protester" as it's 2011 Person of the Year.  And Fox News is outraged.  You would not know that by reading the "Special Report w/Bret Baer" web site were a couple of simple paragraphs announce the news very simply, including:

Time editors chose the person or thing they believe most influenced culture and the news in the past year for better or for worse.

The 78 word report also points out that the selection was made because of protests the world over that started with the Arab Spring and has spread to the Occupy Wall Street movement which has become global.

Follow up:

However, the following video clip shows reaction this morning on  Fox and Friends when the news broke:


Source:  Fox News

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