Skip to comments.Fox Removes E.D. Hill and Her Show
Posted on 06/16/2008 4:15:56 PM PDT by radar101
E.D. Hill and her show, "America's Pulse" has been removed from her time slot at Fox, because of something she said in her news presentation . On June 6th last, on her former program, "America's Pulse," E.D. Hill teased in a segment about body-language about Obama's fist bump with his wife Michelle.
Obama supporters and the leftist blogs on the web were in a rage and an uproar about the comments, and George Soros' "Media Matters" began a campaign encouraging people to contact Fox and complaint about what is in their view an unforgivable slight of Obama and Michelle.
They called for E.D. Hill's resignation.
Media Matters blog:
Fox and O'Reilly agreed that she was out of line,.typical of moderate O'Reilly who has stated many times he is not a Republilcan or a Democrat
She apologized for her comments, which apparently that didn't even help the situation . She was taken off her show at Fox. Fox caved in to the opposition, (Obama and Mediai Matters, MSNBC, and CNN's ) demands and Fox quietly cancelled E.D.'s show, "America's Pulse," chastised her, and relegated her elsewhere for the time being.
Huffington is thrileld and posted about all of this with glee.
E.D. HIll was great and full of life and even though I seldom got to see her show, I used to watch her on the morning show she did before she got her show "America's Pulse".
If you have seen her show and wondered where she is and would like to send an email about all of this the information is listed below.
Here are the Fox News contacts:
Fox News toll free comments hotline: 1-888-369-4762
or you can e-mail your comments at:
To contact Bill O'Reilly:
To contact Brit Hume, General News Mgr at Fox News:
firstname.lastname@example.org or at: email@example.com
To contact Mis Hill and offer her your support:
How many times has a liberal been removed for saying “hateful” things about Republicans?
so far it looks like much ado about nothing to me.
Nonsense. This was an announced programming change. ED will be back.
Good grief.... all of the emails I send complaining about Geraldo “The Fake” are ignored. I swear he has some pictures of someone, high up the chain, to still have a job.
obama is such a wuss!
Reason I don’t watch Fox anymore. I’ll surf by the station but I don’t stick around like I used to. They are becoming to PC and semi-rat-lib for my blood pressure. SO LONG FOX IT WAS NICE WHILE IT LASTED!
When they did they annoucne this program change?
If Fox caved to this pressure I am done with them!
You and me both. I occasionally tuned in to E.D. as I liked her on fox and friends.....which I watch very little of since she left.
Just wait ‘til the mistresses start weighing in.
She will probably wind up at CNN now..
O'Reilly should be ashamed of himself (even though he's constitutionally incapable of that emotion).
I took the fist bump thing to be quasi-gangbanger language inappropriately picked up by 40 somethings who know better. You see some young folks doing that down the way, change directions and get out of there. You're just dead meat because, after all, they're telling you they are smarter than you and it's their good fortune to discover that it's going to be "pay day" at your expense!
The schedule change announcement was made a few weeks ago in conjunction with Laura Ingram’s show at 5 PM. ED will be back in another capacity. It’s about ratings.
Had nothing to do with the terrorist bump comment.
Horrible (if true). Is there a YouTube or transcript of what she said? I won’t go to that damn Media Matters site.
She shouldn’t have been taken off Fox & Friends...she was great on there.
I love E.D....she tells it like it is.
FOX is totally WORTHLESS. They were an exstension of the idiotic Operation KAOS and did nothing but cut down only Obama and shill for the Clintons for about a three-hour bloc every damned night-O’Reilly, Vannity and Colmes, and most nights Greta Van Cistern. Rupert Murdoch even held a fundraiser for her (Hillary). I swear I saw tears in Hannity’s eyes when she stopped her campaign. E.D. is one of their best assets, and they constantly screw her over. I wish she’d go to another news outlet.
Imus, ED Hill...going to get worse before it gets better.
E.D. Hill is a democrat.
People, this is just the beginning. Just wait if or when this man becomes President.
Already we see signs of people being punished for even having the gall to say anything negative about the magic mullatto messiah.
God help us all if this marxist bastard becomes POTUSA.
The should just run Gilligan's Island re-runs on the weekend morning show. I could watch that!
If it was about that knuckle bumping thing, let the Obama police come after me, too...I thought it was absolutely classless.
Nearly everyone on boob tube news should be fired.
E.D. had GUTS!
Just another victory for friends and enablers of the be-headers.
Bye FOX (the straw has broken the proverbial camel’s back for me)!
I didn’t even realize she was still on the air.
If ed hill was somewhere else who is the blond in the middle in the mornings?
(I want access to the Fox News Channel Blondie Clone-o-matic!)
fox and friends has never been the same since E.D. left. I enjoyed ogling her and Juliet Huddy
I doubt that. She has too much integrity.
BUT - it’s just fine when Erin Burnett called the President a monkey....I just don’t get it!!!
You mean oberman was finally fired? /sarc
They should just run Gilligan's Island re-runs on the weekend morning show. I could watch that!
He is not the Messiah. He who bears the mark of the beast will claim to be, though..
Come on. Hannity for Hillary? Get real!!!
But, not a made member of the Supreme Soviet. She has committed heresy and soon they will come for the rest of us.
the bimbo that took her place on fox and friends is NOT worth watching....every time I have tuned in she says idiotic stuff. there was on air chemistry with e.d. and the guys....now the bimbo just comes off stupid. I quit that show eons ago.
And yet Keiff Olbermann is praised for his rantings about President Bush. Gawd, this is getting sickening.
That’s right, Murdoch was backing Hillary until she lost. Then I heard he thinks Obama will win the presidency.
I don’t think it’s an ideological thing. Murdoch and those types just support whoever they think will win for whatever advantage they can get from it. Now it looks like Obama, so he’s being careful about what Fox people say about him.
A few weeks ago? Got a source?
I don’t know her name but she is a real ditz. I’m often embarrassed for her.
Laura Ingram on at 5...what happened to Bill Hemmer and Megan Kelly, who replaced Gibson at 5....so many changes it’s hard to keep up with them.
So, how does O'Reilly have any say as to who stays and who goes on FOX? Just asking?
As for O'Reilly, my hubby and I used to always watch him. I've been watching him since he first debuted. However, he seems to be regressing into an EXTRA type program, which is where he came from.
My husband listens to a short snippet of Glen Beck's morning talk show while driving to the bus park&ride and has told me he learns more in that 5-10 mins than he does with a whole hour of O'Reilly.
So, I DVR Beck, and we watch that instead of O'Reilly. Plus, I can zip through the commercials.
Add to a general dissatisfaction with BOR, I believe that he is one of the media who worships at the Shrine of the Obama and is totally in the tank for both him and his wife. And it is early in the process.
It's unwatchable. Maybe it's too silly...
They usually get a promotion for that.
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