CNN commentators John Avlon and Margaret Hoover were highly critical of Fox News’ recent focus on stories about Dr. Seuss books, in a segment on CNN Newsroom with Ana Cabrera.
Cabrera introduced the topic by commenting that the “hugely consequential” Covid relief bill was moving through Congress right now, but “it’s amazing how much time Fox News dedicated to talking about Dr. Seuss.”
After playing several recent Fox News clips, Cabrera remarked, “All I can say is, wow.”
Hoover replied that she thought that the reason Fox News was spending so much time on Dr. Seuss books because Republicans were experiencing a failure of ideas.
“They’re not talking about ideas because their ideas are falling flat,” said Hoover. “It has to be a war, a cult