I always did give the man credit for doing living, immersive performance art better than just about anyone since Andy Kaufman. And in some very strange way he deserves credit for pulling off what many of his critics never could: embarrassing and subverting Fox from the inside. He was, quite frankly, an agent of chaos at the network — and for a while it was fun to watch Murdoch, Ailes, Hannity and Fox’s cadre of professional right-wing assholes spin themselves round in circles trying to figure out what the hell to do about their incorrigible problem child.
– Chez Pazienza on the departure of Glenn Beck from Fox News.
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.