Chris Wallace sank his career like Shep Smith, CNN is in chaos, and you’re laughing.
“Apparently, nobody told Chris Wallace that rats are supposed to jump from sinking ships, not onto them. After leaving Fox News for the nascent CNN+ streaming service (and watching ratings soar for his old show, Fox News Sunday, once he was gone), Wallace now finds himself abandoned by the person who lured him away, Jeff Zucker. Radar Online reports …”
To add insult to injury, ratings have gone up since this Big Cheese of journalism left FOX News for CNN. The news was triumphantly announced as a big scoop by The Eunuch on his show back in December.
“That “team” bloviation obscures the reality of the snake pit nature of TV news, especially at a failing operation like CNN. Wallace has got to be worried about the long knives and his ample back at his new employer that looks like it is about to clean house. Notably, there are no reports of him bringing any staff with him from Fox, and his old support staff at Fox News Sunday must be popping champagne corks with the new ratings they enjoy with Shannon Bream helming the broadcast. For what it is worth, her colleagues at the Fox News Washington Bureau refer to Shannon on-air as “the nicest person in the building” — which is consistent with her on-air persona.
Wallace is very unhappy, according to Radar. …”
Coastal media is collapsing.
The “mainstream media” no longer exists.
What will the media landscape look like after the Joe Biden era? How will the remnants of the mainstream media preserve the sacred norms as power and influence and control slips away?