Before he came to Fox, Tucker was just a smug replacement-level Republican bingo caller with numerous failed shows behind him, so there was no need to keep him around if he was going to be more trouble than it’s worse. And, indeed, Fox has already proven that you can easily plug in any random smug dumb-dumb into his slot and be fine:
Give Jim Inhofe this, when he would hold up a snowball to prove that climate change was imaginary, at least that day’s weather was contrary to the general trend.
In related news, Tucker seems very secure about his new plan to start up some kind of Twitter-affiliated network, and is having a very normal one:
UPDATE: to tie today’s themes together…
Tucker is gone, but his legacy of racist conspiracy theories lives on!