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Fox News downplays Women's March on Washington

Fox News downplays Women's March on Washington

The three main cable news networks may have been equal in their wall-to-wall coverage of Friday’s inauguration and its festivities, but during Saturday’s coverage of the Women’s March on Washington, the historical divide between Fox News and its compatriots had been firmly reinstated.

CNN, MSNBC and Fox News were all dinged by many viewers for choosing to open their Saturday morning coverage with footage of newly minted President Trump at the National Prayer Service rather than the estimated 500,000 marchers. 

But whereas by midmorning CNN and MSNBC had turned their multi-screened attention to the throngs of protesters,...