The News, but Less Stupid
FOR THE DAY, January 4th 2017
Political Pundit Megyn Kelly Moves to NBC
Known as one of the leading anchors for Fox News, where she had been employed since 2004, has moved on to a position at NBC.
She is quoted as saying:
“This was a tough decision for me, because I love this show, our staff, my crew, my colleagues here at Fox, and you, those who write me the lovely handwritten notes, asking about my kids, and even those who — very rarely — complain on Twitter about our coverage after our show, or a presidential debate.”
Megyn Kelly Faces Big NBC Challenges: “Daytime Is Brutal” (via Hollywood Reporter)
China Warns Trump Not to Escalate Problems with North Korea
In response to tweets made by president-elect Donald Trump, China has warned him not to escalate the tension between the countries.
China has responded to Trumps accusations of not doing enough to intervene, by stating their involvement was “widely recognized”.
Enough With the Tweets, China’s State Media Tells Trump (via NY Times)
Julian Assange States Russia Did Not Give Them E-Mails
After a turbulent election cycle filled with leaks and hacks, Julian Assange has stated that the DNC leaked e-mails were not from Russian state officials.
There have been reports of Russian influence by multiple U.S. security agencies, most importantly the involvement with the DNC ‘hacked’ e-mails.