Fox's Kurtz: Fox News Calls The Government Shutdown A "Slimdown, As If It's Some Kind Of Weight Watchers Program" Video ››› October 4, 2013 2:12 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the October 4 edition of Fox News' Happening Now: Loading the player reg... Previously: Conservative Media Rush To Dismiss Government Shutdown As A "Non-Event" Fox Fix: In AP Reports, "Shutdown" Becomes "Slimdown" CNN's Costello Criticizes Fox News For Labeling The Government Shutdown A "Slimdown" Short Link copy link Posted In Government Network/Outlet Fox News Channel Show/Publication Happening Now We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.