Fox News Channel types were ready to rumble Tuesday and are eagerly awaiting the next White House salvo.
Fox cable biggies Glenn Beck and Bill O’Reilly could hardly contain their delight at being labeled GOP shills Sunday by Obama administration Communications Director Anita Dunn, a charge that will likely prove a big ratings booster for the Rupert Murdoch-owned outlet.
“They’re more worried about the war on Fox than the actual war in Afghanistan,” Beck crowed on his show. “Anita, do enjoy the show.”
O’Reilly said “there’s no question that Fox News is tougher on the Obama administration than the other TV operations because we actually have some conservative commentators on this network.”
But O’Reilly insisted that “Our hard news reporters don’t do commentary.”
Read More: BY RICHARD SISK, NY Daily News