Tucker Carlson’s Private Contempt for Trump: ‘I Hate Him Passionately’
Controversial Fox News anchor Tucker Carlson made headlines once again after revealing his “passionate” hatred for former US President Donald Trump. In a recent interview with The New York Times, Carlson expressed his private contempt for Trump, saying “I hate him passionately.” Carlson went on to explain that while he was not alone in his disdain for Trump, he recognized the importance of the former president’s base to the success of the conservative movement.
The interview has sparked a range of reactions from both sides of the political spectrum. While some have accused Carlson of disloyalty to the Republican Party, others have applauded his honesty and courage in speaking out against Trump.
This is not the first time Carlson has made waves for his controversial statements. In recent months, he has been criticized for spreading misinformation about the COVID-19 pandemic and for promoting conspiracy theories about the 2020 election.
Despite the controversy, Carlson remains a popular figure on Fox News and has a devoted following among conservative viewers. It remains to be seen how his latest comments will impact his standing with the network and his audience.