The Meltdown of CNN’s Brian Stelter Over Tucker Carlson

On Sunday, CNN chief media correspondent Brian Stelter spoke out to rebuke Fox News host Tucker Carlson. He went as far as to describe him as the “new Donald Trump.”

“I have come to one inescapable conclusion about the GOP and the media,” Stelter began. “I want to see you if you agree or disagree with me.”

He continued, “Even though Republicans are out of power, their use of the media has a major impact on the Democrats and political dysfunction.”

“So what I’m about to say directly impacts President Biden and his administration,” Stelter went on. “All right, are you ready for it? Here is my conclusion: Tucker Carlson is the new Donald Trump.”

Still, he didn’t stop there.

“Tucker has taken Trump’s place as a right-wing leader, as an outrage generator, as a fire starter. And it’s all happening on Fox, just like Trump’s campaign did, which means Rupert and Lachlan Murdoch are ultimately responsible,” he continued.

“I mean, think about all the ways these two men are similar,” the CNN host added. “Every day, Carlson is throwing bombs, making online memes, offending millions of people, also delighting millions of others, tapping into white male rage and resentment, stoking distrust of big tech in the media, generally coarsening the discourse, never apologizing for anything, and setting the GOP’s agenda.”

Then he asked: “Sounds like a recently retired president, right?”

“Even before the 2020 election, there was informed speculation about Carlson as a 2024 candidate. Of course, some of Carlson’s detractors say, ‘He’s just a troll. He’s really good at taking people off.’ But isn’t that what they said about Trump for years?” He concluded.

CNN political analyst April Ryan agreed with Stelter on air, saying: “He’s a thorn in the Biden side. He’s a thorn in everyone’s side. He is stirring a deadly witch’s brew in his cauldron, all to gain more attention and more people, which translates to money for Fox. Tucker Carlson has put a lot of people’s lives on the line for his entertainment purposes. Millions of Americans around the world—lives on the line!”

With the way CNN mentioned Tucker Carlson on air more than 20 times from Wednesday to Sunday, they just might be right. 

Watch Gary Franchi report on the issue here:

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Sandra Beedle

Hey Stelter, have you ever heard of the T R U T H ??
Tucker points out the truth and you just don’t like it.
You jealous meathead. Your disgusting CNN is a
total dumpster. We need Donald Trump back, Biden
and the radicals are turning our country into a Socialist


If he didn’t have that at cnn, he wouldn’t qualify for a job cleaning toilets. What a no-nothing, and one of the reasons cnn is going down the said toilet.


You are so right Sandra – Stelter – CNN – Democrats all cannot stand the TRUTH being pointed out to them – they cannot retaliate against Truth because it is REALITY – “TRUTH is REAL” – “REALITY is TRUTH” – so basically “they have no game” to counterattack the TRUTH – the only thing they are left with is “crying” about their shortcomings – not having a comeback to somebody like Tucker Carlson, they resort to trying to take him down – using “CANCEL CULTURE” – lets get him off the air.


Thank you Sandra… are right on!!


One thing you don’t get Stelter and all of CNN for that matter is that the TRUTH really hurts especially those who are unable to out run it as yourself. YOU, Stelter are one short fat Bully and it bothers the hell out of you that Tucker can kick a$$! Too bad, you reap what you sow! You NEVER showed one ounce of remorse when Donald Trump was in office and where are your apologies for ALL of the ugly, hurtful, untruths you spread? KARMA!

Al kopp

Stelter, you yourself are nothing more than a hypocritical little boy trying to survive in a man’s world.

Ed McDowell

George Costanza does news commentary

Jan Horsefield

This is hilarious!! After 4 years of trashing Trump 24-7, he has the gall to attack Republicans who believe in the Constitution and NOT Socialism/Communism. Bunch of crybabies who get a dose of their own medicine….LOL