On Thursday, Fox News' evening shows played live footage of Trump's impeachment trial for just 22 seconds
Rep. Adam Schiff gave an impassioned plea regarding Trump's behavior. Fox News didn't cover a second of it live.
Fox News has been harshly criticized for its obvious attempts to distract from, undermine, and ignore the impeachment trial of Donald Trump currently happening in the Senate.
The network reached a new low on Thursday, January 23, when it showed the trial live during its evening programming (between 7 p.m and 11 p.m. EST) for a total of just 22 seconds.
Here's a compilation of all the live coverage Fox viewers saw:
To the extent Fox News viewers saw any of the impassioned closing of Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), it was filtered through what Fox hosts said about it. Here's part of what Fox News did not show viewers in real time:
Former Republican Rep. Justin Amash (I-MI) said on Twitter that every American should watch Schiff's closing. The most powerful people at Fox clearly felt otherwise.