Thursday, April 25, 2024

Hillary Clinton Turns the Enemy with Magnificent Speech: Conservative Murdoch Lieutenant Endorses Her


What a night, huh? Doesn’t it seem like we turned a corner back toward sanity? In a decisive knockout, Hillary Clinton stunned Donald Trump.

I was annoyed all evening that Wolf Blitzer and Jake Tapper kept calling this “the most important speech of Hillary Clinton’s life.” But they were right. And she rose to the occasion.

And in the midst of this, Louise Mensch– the former conservative British MP who saved the Murdochs in Parliament during the hacking investigations– endorsed Clinton.

Mensch now runs Murdoch’s website called Heat Street– But she was overcome by Clinton tonight. Murdoch, home taking Viagra and liver spot pills and asking Jerry Hall to stop playing “Start Me Up,” has not Tweeted a peep all night, and since March 4th. But I’d like to be a fly on the wall at 1211 Sixth Avenue tomorrow morning.

Here’s Louise:


Rupert, ask Jerry to place you this Rolling Stones record: “It’s all over now.”

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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