Although knowing that being a famous personality, the person must be careful while speaking, many famous personalities create many controversies. Also this time we are here to talk about the controversy created by Tucker Carlson as he is a conservative political commentator, TV presenter and author from USA. He is quite a controversial personality and is always in the news because of his statements but this time his text is leaked on the web which is causing a lot of buzz and forcing people to find out. Now we are going to talk about the issue but before that let us get some brief details about it.
Tucker Carlson controversy
He has been quite active in his field for quite a long time, since the year 2016 he hosted the weekly political talk show “Tucker Carlson Tonight” which airs on Fox News. From 2000 to 2005, he was a commentator on CNN. From the year 2001 to 2005, he co-hosted the prime time news chat show “Crossfire”. After that, he worked as a host of another weekly show which he did from 2005 to 2008. After the show ended, he started working as a political commentator. Besides working as a commentator, he has written 3 books which are The Long Slide, Politicians, Partisans, Parasite Partisans and Ship of Fools.
He is a great columnist and writes columns for several magazines. In addition to his career, he has appeared in publications like The New Republic, The Weekly Standard, The Daily Beast, and Esquire. Despite having a famous career in journalism, people currently want to know about the controversy that started with her leaked posts. According to the details, the private sentiments Carlson expressed to his colleagues in which he said he “passionately” despised Trump and yearned for an end to his administration stood in stark contrast to his televised hyperbole.
The report says these private communications were made public as part of the $1.6 billion defamation case by Dominion Voting Systems against the news channel where Tucker works, exposing Carlson’s difficulties in openly endorsing the erroneous theories of voter fraud from the president that he personally mocked. The snapshot of his text is going viral on social media. Since people read this text, they only talk about him. The text seeing that Carlson was already aware that Donald J. Trump’s claims of widespread voter fraud were not true, the host grew concerned and feared for his reputation for dishonesty.