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It seems that those Fox News folks are beginning to see the writing on the wall and they don't particularly like it.

Courtesy of the cable industry's :Multichannel News:

Mara Liasson, National political correspondent for National Public Radio (NPR) and long-time contributor to Fox News, appears to be fuming after President Obama called on Huffington Post blogger Sam Stein during yesterday’s news conference. (It’s said to be the first time a president has acknowledged a blogger during a White House press conference, so the moment generated a bit of press chatter.)

Just over an hour ago, Ana Marie Cox (formerly Wonkette, now frequenting MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow) reported in on Twitter:

Mara Liasson next to me; on the phone; just said "He called on Huffington Post! I was surprised he didn’t call on Air America!" Oh honey.

P.S. Stein is a qualified reporter. Click here to jump to his Huffington Post page.

Stein’s background:

Previously he has worked for Newsweek magazine, the New York Daily News and the investigative journalism group Center for Public Integrity. He has a masters from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and is a graduate of Dartmouth College.

Posted by Mary McNamara on February 10, 2009 | Comments (0)

One of two things will happen, Fox News will become more strident in their right-wing positions and ramp up their attacks on President Obama and his administration. Or else they will actually become more "fair and balanced" I know which one I am betting on.

Originally posted to Rock Strongo on Wed Feb 11, 2009 at 08:06 AM PST.

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