And now, a report from the alternate reality of Fox News, particularly Fox and Friends. We know that Trump watches that show almost every day. I bet even he was surprised to find out that he had already released his tax returns, as a guest on that show dishonestly claimed.
SCOTT LEVENSON: They’re going to cut corporate taxes by 42 percent.
KEN JACKSON: Good.
LEVENSON: Cut corporate taxes by 42 percent. We know who that benefits. Working-class people don’t have corporations. Corporations benefit the wealthy.JACKSON: They’re the people that employ —
LEVENSON: And you know what? The fact is if we really wanted to believe this president, he said it would be a bad tax plan for him. Let the guy release his taxes.
STEVE DOOCY (CO-HOST): OK, going back to that.
JACKSON: He’s already released —
JACKSON: He’s already released his taxes.
That lie went unchallenged, of course, because it’s Fox and Friends. They were too busy admiring each other’s haircuts and licking Trump’s boots to care.