Fox News Channel's Tucker Carlson comments on the avalanche of sexual harassment accusations in politics, says good riddance to Al Franken, and discusses the downside of trial by social media.
He also accuses Democrats, especially Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, of hypocrisy on the issue of sexual harassment, saying: "They all covered for Bill Clinton too."
"Very few people who knew Al Franken personally, including me, are mourning his departure from Washington," the Fox News host said. "Good riddance."
"But there is a downside to all of this," he said. "And it ought to worry anyone who cares about justice or due process, or for that matter, living in a free country."
TUCKER CARLSON: Today more than 30 Democratic Senators demanded that Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota resign in response to multiple allegations of sexual harassment:
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