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Chris Hayes, host of the MSNBC weekend program "Up." (MSNBC) Chris Hayes, host of the MSNBC weekend program "Up." (MSNBC)  

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes slams Fox’s Roger Ailes, but misses some key facts

In a recent interview with Talking Points Memo, host of MSNBC’s weekend program Up, Chris Hayes, was asked if he thinks there is any symmetry between his cable news network and that of their closest competitor, Fox News Channel.

Not only did Hayes reply that he did not think a comparison was appropriate, he slammed Fox News’ Roger Ailes as a political operative and implied that his network had someone with a more seasoned background in television programming and production at the helm. But it is an odd comment for Hayes to make, given that Ailes’ storied television career predates Hayes’ birth.

Full Story: MSNBC’s Chris Hayes Goes After Roger Ailes – But The Facts Don’t Match The Spin