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Rotten Tomatoes Meets Fox News on ‘Colbert Report’

Rotten Tomatoes Meets Fox News on 'Colbert Report'

Fox News is such an easy target to bash — totally deserved,
but easy.  Now The Colbert Report brings a hilarious fresh spin, by Tweeting out lines from positive reviews on Rotten
Tomatoes, substituting Fox News shows and names for the movies. Works
perfectly, as in this substitution for The
: “All references to prophecy and the Antichrist aside, Shepard
Smith Reporting achieves its horrors the old-fashioned way. #PraiseFOX”   

Check out the clip for Colbert’s explanation of  how his @RealHumanPraise Twitter bot came
about — a logical next step, after learning that Fox staffers had been writing
pseudonymous positive responses to negative on-line comments — and how it works. That’s an actual Twitter account (at least for now). 

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