• Fox News insiders hint at years of frustration and conflicts for Shep Smith leading up to his departure from the Trump-friendly network

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    On Friday, Fox News anchor Shep Smith shocked his audience and even his coworkers when he announced on-air that he would be leaving the network after 23 years.
    Smith, who was an original hire for the news channel in 1996, left after publicly clashing with many Fox News opinion personalities, including Tucker Carlson.
    President Donald Trump also blasted Smith on Twitter and suggested his departure was due to "terrible ratings" - which could seemingly be true, since Smith did get lower ratings than his pro-Trump colleagues.
    However, Fox News insiders told CNN that Smith hadn't been pressured...
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