Jeff Zucker, the President of CNN, formerly known as the “Clinton News Network,” has come out swinging after Donald Trump (correctly) labeled his network “fake news.”

In an interview with New York magazine, the 51 year-old Jewish colon-cancer survivor threatened to besmirch Trump’s reputation abroad.

“One of the things I think this administration hasn’t figured out yet is that there’s only one television network that is seen in Beijing, Moscow, Seoul, Tokyo, Pyongyang, Baghdad, Tehran and Damascus — and that’s CNN,” Zucker said. “The perception of Donald Trump in capitals around the world is shaped, in many ways, by CNN. Continuing to have an adversarial relationship with that network is a mistake.”

The idea that CNN shapes perceptions in such places is patently absurd, but the remark is interesting nonetheless as an implicit admission that the network has already lost most of its credibility in the USA through its extremely negative and dishonest coverage of Trump and other issues.

All the cable news channels, of course, enjoyed an uptick in their viewing figures during the Presidential election campaign, but are now expected to experience a slump, following the election.

In his interview Zucker failed to address the real problem for the network, the fact that it is caught between two contradictory business models — being either a bland, boring, “neutral” news source with a wide but shallow appeal or being a partisan echo chamber with a deep but narrow appeal for a limited audience.

Neither approach seems particularly workable for CNN as it has already destroyed its credibility as a “neutral” news source, without being able to secure the leftist echo chamber audience, where MSNBC has largely outmaneuvered it.

Indeed, viewed objectively, the network’s best bet for success would be to swing towards American populism and essentially back Trump to the hilt. But that is unlikely to happen as the channel is now riddled with SJW types and globalist flunkies, and, even if it could follow this path, FOX News is already in a partial blocking position.

This means that the former cable news giant is likely to flail around where it is now, pretending to be “neutral and objective” while weakly dog whistling to leftist audiences, hoping that Trump turns out to be an extremely unpopular President. If he is not, the prospects for CNN look bleak indeed.

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sane whiteguy
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The Jews do not control everything in America – but they do dominate or intimidate virtually all of the American mainstream media especially cable news.

CNN’s top Jew Jeff Zucker recently hosted a conference in Jerusalem Israel to try to explain what went wrong in the Presidential Election and how President Trump is wrong because Zucker insists that the MSM Mainstream Media/Jews Media is doing better than ever.

We wrote about that at Occidental Dissent

http://www.occidentaldissent.com/2017/03/14/cnns-jeff-zucker-msm-never-better/

jaye VBellis
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Former CNN owner Ted Turner earned Instauration Magazine’s White traitor of the year award for selling out CNN, Turner broadcasting to the Jews who ran/run Time Warner Communication (Gerald Levin. Ted Turner sold out to the Jewish Media mafia, married Hanoi Jane Fonda and tried to move out of Atlanta Georgia to get in with the Hollywood Lib Left crowd that Hanoi Jane Fonda was supposedly tight with in Southern California/LA. It didn’t matter that Ted Turner worked extremely hard for Lib Left Dem causes like the United Nations or that Ted Turner was anti Christian. Ted Turner was feared… Read more »
Vlad le Putin
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Out of all the dinosaur media, CNN is the one I want to go bankrupt and off the air the most

Teelar
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It makes me wonder if President Trump has a case against CNN’s publishing salacious slander regarding hookers and urination.

Gubbler Chechenova
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When so many Jews hate Trump, why did some Jews like Stephen Miller jump on the Trump bandwagon? What did they see that anti-Trump Jews didn’t see? Does it have something to do with the Alt Right? Alt Right movement is too fringe and under-funded to have had any direct influence on the election. But maybe it had an indirect influence on the election. Maybe some Jews like Miller saw the rise of Alt Right as portent of things to come… unless something is done to forestall the dire future. Alt Right may be fringe and vanguard-driven, but it has… Read more »
hiking
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Jeff Zucker is human garbage. If he’s tired of the US he can leave.

The Possum
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Righteousauthority1
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Asians/middle easterners don’t really watch CNN International since they have their own, native language news programs. This isn’t to say that these local channels are necessarily positive towards Trump, but the only people watching CNN in these countries are english-speaking tourists on their hotel TVs.

Rutger3
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Hehe, CNN is already doing its best to make Trump look bad across the world. So Zucker have nothing to bargain with. If he turns up the propaganda even more, more people will switch channel.
And that CNN would be able to affect opinions in Moscow, Teheran and Bejing is just laughable.

jsigur
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WHy did Ted Turner sell out to the fucking Jewscomment image

Michael Edwards
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break it up. anti trust laws. there statement is an admission of guilt with respect excessive influence.

Mark Talmont
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It was striking how the very day Trump was inaugurated, CNN debuted a line-up that might be the most flagrantly partisan scheme yet displayed on any of the “news” networks, including the virtual self-parody of MSNBC. They might as well be running a “ticker” at the bottom of the screen by David Brock’s get-Trump team http://freebeacon.com/uncategorized/confidential-david-brock-memo-defeat-trump-impeachment/ I can remember all the way back in the early 90s when Steve Emerson had a producer gig with CNN and he had a video about radical Islamic fundraisers including one in….Oklahoma City. Strange how they dumped him and turned into something close to… Read more »
Captain John Charity Spring MA
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Captain John Charity Spring MA

Pardon me but isn’t Zucker confessing that he’s a seditious traitor?

Captain John Charity Spring MA
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Captain John Charity Spring MA

Polonium…

Hipster Racist
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“The perception of Donald Trump in capitals around the
world is shaped, in many ways, by CNN. Continuing to have an adversarial
relationship with that network is a mistake.”

That’s just an open threat that if Trump doesn’t suck up to CNN they will slander him to their international audience.

Trump should use his social media presence and his proxies to announce to the international audience that CNN should be considered hostile propaganda.

Teelar
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No joke. How much reach does CNN have versus the 51 million Twitter followers Trump enjoys?

Rutger3
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CNN is already doing its utmost around the world to besmirch Trump. So its an empty threat.

Captain John Charity Spring MA
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Captain John Charity Spring MA

You mean veiled threat.

He’s just being an hubristic heeb. Trump can’t say that openly so he’ll say “CNN can kiss my pale American ass.”

Hipster Racist
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It didn’t seem all that veiled to me. Trump can revoke CNN’s White House press pass. That automatically drops them down from tier one to tier two at best. He did that during the campaign to Jeff Bezos’ blog Washington Post. CNN is the CIA’s house organ anyway, that’s why they are one of the few (maybe only) networks that still have foreign bureaus. Trump needs to clean house at CIA and CNN will fall in line. Liddell is right that CNN is “left” – sort of. The CIA’s main program since the early days of the Cold War was… Read more »
Captain John Charity Spring MA
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Captain John Charity Spring MA

He didnt say:

“I will fuck you up in China, Trump.”

Roof Top Voter
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Trump’s approval numbers are going up as CNN’s ratings hit the skids. But yeah, the Jew guy totally has this under control. Oy vey.

Hipster Racist
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The moment at the press conference where Trump said he wouldn’t call on CNN because they were “fake news” was awesome.

jsigur
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they are all pieces of shit!

Alt-Right Studies
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Morality is about choosing right over wrong. But Political Morality is about RIGHTEOUSNESS than merely right-and-wrong. From Righteousness comes the Moral Will to Power. It is the righteous that accuses and attacks. The righteous feel justified and empowered by God, history, or higher principles. So, the side that feels more righteous has the advantage. In any political struggle, the side that wishes to win must be righteous. Being right isn’t good enough. It must accuse and attack as well as defend and preserve. Even the weaker side will eventually triumph in the political struggle if it has the power of… Read more »
Alt-Right Studies
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Now, what about white people? How must they fight their fight? For starters, they too must combine universalism with tribalism. And the best argument is for universal nationalism, aka “zionism for every people”. Every nation, especially an organic one with deep roots(like nations of Europe), has a right to protect its borders, preserve its ethnos, and maintain its culture & historical narrative, JUST LIKE Israel that maintains itself as a Jewish State. This means Hungary for Hungarians just like Israel for Jews. It also means West Bank for Palestinians since Palestinians need a nation for their own too. As for… Read more »
Sulla Maximus
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((((globalist flunkies))))

Yehudah Finkelstein
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Good to see you here Colin, lets keep the internecine feuding to a minimum and fight for a common cause. CNN has been irrelevant at least since Bush won reelection in 2004. When their leftist Boomer audience dies off, they’re done. The average age of cable news viewers if 60 plus years. My uncle was a redneck from Mississippi who religiously watched Fox News. He passed away recently. The Left is lacking a Breitbart. Someone (perhaps Spencer, I can’t remember) said that Breitbart is the new Fox News. The Alt Right’s goal is to become the new Breitbart and push… Read more »
ereimenoym
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At least they’re admitting now that they have the power to manipulate people, although their effectiveness (at least in this instance) is obviously overstated.

Yehudah Finkelstein
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The power of traditional media like newspapers, magazines, and Cable News is rapidly declining due to the viral nature of social media. Back in 2002/03, we had the internet, but no social media. Before the Iraq war, I could read news articles and comment on them online, but I couldn’t discredit a Kike reporter like Judith Miller immediately on Twitter when she said Iraq had WMD. There were no crowdfunded journalists. This is why the Fake News meme was adopted, but Trump quickly turned it on them, because many Americans know the media and government have colluded to deceive them.… Read more »
ereimenoym
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This is true, my only fear though is that (((they))) don’t somehow worm their way into whatever new media empires the internet eventually gives birth to as their old empires crumble.

We’re gonna have to keep an eye on em.

Rutger3
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Listen to the first podcast of this site? The iranian guy is suggesting that they should seek funding from New York.

Sulla Maximus
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They’re trying, its the alt light. But they reek of the same crusty tired liberal progressive PC bullshit. And are not really that cool. They are a useful way of introducing people to the right, but they will never be what the Alt Right is. No one can ever be satisfied as a “constitutional republican post racial cuckboomer” We all crave for identity and belonging, we have since we tore religion down.

ereimenoym
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CNN was banking on a Hillary win, in which case their slavishly positive coverage of her would have most likely been rewarded with them essentially becoming the propaganda arm of the federal govt.

They gambled bigly, and lost, and now their future is uncertain.

Dillon Francis
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OAN and RT are the only tv news channels worth watching.

Yehudah Finkelstein
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TV isn’t worth watching! Netflix is trash! Get foreign films and old movies for free from your library.

Get all of your news online.

Aurelius
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Thats right you foolz, double down.

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