As the saying goes, when it rains, it pours. And after her first week at NBC, no one knows that better than Megyn Kelly.
The former Fox News commentator began her new job hosting Megyn Kelly Today, an hourlong segment within the larger Today Show morning program. But she got off to a very rocky start. Here’s what happened:
A new direction
The conservative-leaning journalist has made many inflammatory comments in the past. Now that she’s no longer tied to a network for her political beliefs, she’s decided to divorce herself from that aspect.
In an in-depth interview with Elle, Kelly defended her past at Fox but refused to answer several questions regarding either Fox journalist Jemele Hill or the President of the United States and the current administration in general. Among other things, Kelly said that she felt the amount with which we discuss politics today is “unhealthy.”