Iran threatens to attack inside America if the US responds to the missile attacks
When US President George W. Bush prepared to send troops into Iraq, there weren’t a lot of questions about what TV networks or talk radio hosts were influencing his decisions. When his successor, Barack Obama, contemplated military action in Libya, Syria, and other countries, there weren’t constant stories about what MSNBC hosts were advising him to do.
But as the US and Iran exchange military blows against each other in Iraq, it’s not only possible, but perhaps likely, that what President Donald Trump sees on Fox News is shaping his views and guiding his decisions.
The situation is further compounded, of course, by the fact that the White House press secretary has stopped holding formal press briefings. Instead, to get a sense of what the President might be thinking, Americans are left with watching Fox News host Sean Hannity’s show.
On Tuesday night, Lindsey Graham and Kevin McCarthy both appeared on his show, touting that they had spoken to Trump earlier.
Graham said Iran’s fate was in its hands, warning, “You continue this crap you’re going to wake up one day out of the oil business.” And McCarthy praised Trump’s judgement, telling Hannity, “He’ll access the damage and he’ll respond accordingly.”
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