Roger Ailes, 1940-2017

Obit Ailes
A news ticker on the News Corporation building announces the death of former Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes, Thursday, May 18, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

There's an old saying that one should never speak ill of the dead. Roger Ailes died earlier today.

Blogger's note: I'll be off through Sunday. See y'all Monday for a new week of impeachable offenses.

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