Ratings-challenged CNN is looking for some of that early-morning CHAPLINSKY! magic, reportedly naming “New Day” host Chris Cuomo as the network’s new face at 9:00 p.m.
BREAK: Chris Cuomo moving to CNN primetime — taking on Hannity & Maddow at 9pm weeknights https://t.co/v57KehKBLD
— Michael M. Grynbaum (@grynbaum) March 14, 2018
This means Anderson Cooper loses an hour of his show:
Anderson Cooper 180 https://t.co/y7mkWuCio9
— Ivan the K™ (@IvanTheK) March 14, 2018
Which to CNN’s Chris Cillizza is “awesome news” for some reason:
— Chris Cillizza (@CillizzaCNN) March 14, 2018
Cuomo couldn’t beat Fox News in the morning, but hey … 9:00 p.m. will be totally different:
Or: Chris Cuomo moving to CNN primetime — taking on Hannity & Maddow with just as much swagger as “New Day,” er, takes down “Fox & Friends”….? https://t.co/gmyIQe26lD
— Tim Graham (@TimJGraham) March 14, 2018
And let’s not even get into CNN going with just another white dude:
He’s not black.
He’s not female.
He’s not many things.
This should be fun. https://t.co/OsTUloAqnt
— Annie🧐99%Swamp=100%FedUp (@bloodless_coup) March 14, 2018
CNN is replacing Cuomo with a white dude in the morning, too:
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) March 14, 2018
So much for libs practicing what they preach on diversity.