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Fox News Host Compares Nancy Pelosi to a Dog (Video)

  • The Wrap
Towards the end of the Fox News program “Outnumbered” co-host Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, who also hosts her own show “Kennedy” on Fox Business, had some choice words for House minority leader Nancy Pelosi. After playing a clip of Pelosi, strongly denouncing President Donald Trump’s proposed latest immigration stances as “trash,” Kennedy said the former speaker reminder her of a dog. Also Read: Meghan McCain Exits Fox News “She reminds me of a very unfriendly Chihuahua. I think she has betrayed Dreamers. They are upset with her. I don’t think they’re going to forgive her anytime soon,” said Kennedy.
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Maria Bartiromo Aims To Build Fox Business Network With Morning Show

Maria Bartiromo Aims To Build Fox Business Network With Morning Show
When Maria Bartiromo departed her longtime perch at CNBC in November for a competitor, she did so knowing full well it would trigger a condition that would keep her off the air for 60 days – an eternity in the rapid-fire world of business news. But that doesn’t mean she wasn’t working.

Bartiromo, who left for a new job that will put her on Fox Business Network and Fox News Channel, has quietly been reaching out to major players, traders, top corporate executives and social-network followers. She even journeyed to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, to cultivate sources and get the word out about her new destination: a morning program, “Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo,” that debuts today at 9 a.m. Eastern on Fbn.

Fox Business has reworked a good chunk of its daytime schedule to accommodate Bartiromo, who broke out of the business-news niche and gained larger
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Ex-mtv VJ Kennedy on her new libertarian news show -- and 'hooker-in-training' Miley Cyrus

Ex-mtv VJ Kennedy on her new libertarian news show -- and 'hooker-in-training' Miley Cyrus
Lisa Kennedy Montgomery is best known to a generation as, simply, Kennedy — the hip MTV VJ who helped introduce America to Nirvana and Soundgarden on Alternative Nation, mimed oral sex on a mic during the 1994 VMAs — while standing next to Rudy Giuliani, no less — and eventually came out as a die-hard Republican. (In a ’94 Vanity Fair profile, she even declared her ardent love for former vice president Dan Quayle.)

Nearly 20 years later, the 41-year-old mother of two has left her wild-child past behind for a career as a writer, radio host, and Fox Business contributor. But while her political views haven’t really changed,
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Fox Business Network Adds Lisa Kennedy Montgomery-Hosted 'The Independents'

Fox Business Network will debut a new show on Monday, December 9th called The Independents. The Independents with host Lisa Kennedy Montgomery and co-hosts Reason magazine’s Matt Welch and America’s Future Foundation’s Kmele Foster debuts Monday, December 9th at 9 Pm/Et on Fox Business Network (Fbn). Kennedy will be joined by co-hosts: Reason magazine’s Matt Welch and America’s Future Foundation’s Kmele Foster, as well as a rotating panel of experts. The new program replaces the rerun showing of The Willis Report (Fbn’s Stossel, hosted by John Stossel, will continue to appear at 9 Pm Et on Thursdays). With the addition of The Independents, Fbn will now be live each weekday from 6 Am to 10 Pm. Kennedy joined Fbn
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'Outlander' adds Simon Callow; Regina King joins 'The Strain' at FX

News from all over TV:

- The Starz adaptation of "Outlander" has added Simon Callow ("Four Weddings and a Funeral," "Doctor Who") to its cast. He'll play the Duke of Sandringham, an "opulent and flamboyant" nobleman who maintains his hold on power through a variety of alliances. "Outlander," an adaptation of Diana Gabaldon's novels, comes to Starz in 2014.

- Former "Southland" star Regina King has signed on to FX's "The Strain." She'll play the manager of a rock star (Jack Kesy) who has fallen under the sway of an ancient vampire. [Deadline]

- "Mob City" drew a smallish mob of viewers to TNT Wednesday night (Dec. 4). The premiere of TNT's miniseries averaged 2.3 million people, below the typical audience for the channel's other original series.

- Former MTV VJ Kennedy has a new show ... on the Fox Business Network. Kennedy (full name: Lisa Kennedy Montgomery) will co-host "The Independents" with Matt Welch and Kmele Foster.
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Former MTV VJ Lisa Kennedy Montgomery to host libertarian Fox Business show

Former MTV VJ Lisa Kennedy Montgomery to host libertarian Fox Business show
What’s next — Downtown Julie Brown moving to CNBC?

Fox Business announced Tuesday that Lisa Kennedy Montgomery — better known as ex-mtv VJ Kennedy, the hipster conservative host of Alternative Nation from 1992 to 1997 — is joining the network as host of a new program called The Independents. The series, which will air Monday through Wednesday and Friday nights at 9 p.m. Et, will feature “a roundtable discussion about the day’s news, with a focus on the protection of economic and civil liberties.”

Montgomery isn’t a new addition to the Fox family — she joined the company’s business network as a
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Former MTV VJ Kennedy to Host New Fox Business Network Primetime Program

  • The Wrap
Fox Business Network will debut “The Independents,” a new primetime program hosted by Lisa Kennedy Montgomery (formerly known as MTV VJ Kennedy), on Monday, Dec. 9. The program, which will appear Monday through Wednesday and Friday nights at 9 p.m. Et, will feature a roundtable discussion on the news of the day with an emphasis on the protection of economic and civil liberties, the network said. Each evening, Kennedy will be joined by her co-hosts, Reason magazine’s Matt Welch and America’s Future Foundation’s Kmele Foster, as well as a rotating panel of experts. Fox Business News’ “Stossel,” hosted by John Stossel,
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Fox Business Network Adds Lisa Kennedy Montgomery-Hosted ‘The Independents’ To Primetime Slate

  • Deadline TV
Fox Business Network announced today it will debut The Independents, a new primetime program hosted by Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, on Monday, December 9. The program, which will appear Monday through Wednesday and Friday nights at 9 Pm Et, will feature a roundtable discussion on the news of the day “with a special emphasis on the protection of economic and civil liberties..” Kennedy will be joined by co-hosts: Reason magazine’s Matt Welch and America’s Future Foundation’s Kmele Foster, as well as a rotating panel of experts. The new program replaces the rerun showing of The Willis Report (Fbn’s Stossel, hosted by John Stossel, will continue to appear at 9 Pm Et on Thursdays). With the addition of The Independents, Fbn will now be live each weekday from 6 Am to 10 Pm. Kennedy joined Fbn as a contributor and special correspondent to Stossel in 2012. She is the author of two books: The
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Former MTV Personality Kennedy To Join Fox Business Network In Primetime

Former MTV Personality Kennedy To Join Fox Business Network In Primetime
Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, the one-time MTV personality known better by her middle name, will join the Fox Business Network primetime lineup starting Monday, December 9, the 21st Century Fox-owned cable outlet said Tuesday.

Kennedy will host “The Independents,” set to air at 9 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and on Fridays, the network said. The show will “feature a roundtable discussion on the news of the day with a special emphasis on the protection of economic and civil liberties,” the network said in an announcement. , Kennedy will be joined by co-hosts, Matt Welch of Reason magazine and Kmele Foster of America’s Future Foundation, along with a rotating panel of guests.

“The Independents” will replace reruns of “The Willis Report, which airs first-run episodes at 6 p.m. ”Stossel,” hosted by John Stossel, will continue to appear on Fbc at 9 p.m. eastern on Thursdays.

Kennedy joined Fbn as a contributor and special
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Former MTV VJ Kennedy to Host Fox Business Network Show

Former MTV VJ Kennedy to Host Fox Business Network Show
In a move that's bound to make many a Gen-x-er feel a little old, Fox Business Network announced Tuesday that '90s MTV VJ Kennedy has just been tapped to host a primetime series about economics. Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, who first joined Fbn in 2012 as a Stossel contributor, will topline The Independents -- a new program that intends to direct the financial network's lens at the protection of economic and civil liberties. Photos: The Most Talked-About Faces of TV News Kennedy will serve as a co-host alongside Reason magazine's Matt Welch, America’s Future Foundation’s Kmele Foster and

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MTV's Kennedy chronicles Michael Jordan's pass at her virginity in new book

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Former MTV VJ Kennedy (real name Lisa Kennedy Montgomery) has released a memoir, titled "The Kennedy Chronicles," wherein she writes about everything at the music video channel from the top artists of the day to random celebrity encounters -- including one with NBA legend Michael Jordan.

In the book, according to TMZ, Kennedy was out to dinner with Jordan and Russell Simmons when Jordan busted out some dice and wanted to "play for something," saying that if he won, Kennedy had to come back to his hotel room with him.

Kennedy writes that she was a virgin at the time and kind of freaked out, so she asked for Knicks tickets instead, which is when Jordan reminded her that he was married and offered her Nets tickets.

"Sure, he'll filet my vag like a sea bass if he won at dice on a men's room floor ... but as soon as
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