Fox News host criticizes the media for talking about border wall too much, says it's led to "polarization" in America

Fox News host criticizes the media for talking about border wall too much, says it's led to "polarization" in America

Jesse Watters: "What else are we going to cover?"

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From the January 30 edition of Fox News' The Five:

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GREG GUTFELD (CO-HOST): I have a suggestion that no one will take. Wouldn't it be great if the media agreed to stop covering this? Let's just say for two weeks, OK, we call CNN and MSNBC and --

DANA PERINO (CO-HOST): Make a deal.

GUTFELD: And say look, we're going to stop covering this whole thing because we realize that this polarization is generated by us.

PERINO: Absolutely.

GUTFELD: The media is convincing both sides. 

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JUAN WILLIAMS (CO-HOST): Look at Jesse, he's in pain.

JESSE WATTERS (CO-HOST): Well I'm thinking, what else are we going to cover?

WILLIAMS: Yeah, we need to scare people with something.

Previously:

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Government, Immigration, Immigration Myths
Network/Outlet
Fox News Channel
Person
Greg Gutfeld, Jesse Watters, Juan Williams, Dana Perino
Show/Publication
The Five
Stories/Interests
Immigration
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