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‘Everyone gets together and we’re the narcissistic freaks that we are’

Shep_3.27.jpgFishbowlDC’s Betsy Rothstein caught up with Fox News anchor Shepard Smith at last week’s RTCA dinner in Washington.

FNC’s Shepard Smith operates best in the here and now. To wit: Will he be at FNC forever? “I don’t want to be anywhere forever. I’ll stay around as long as Roger will have me,” he says.

By Roger he means, of course, FNC President Roger Ailes, the most powerful man in news.

But for now, it’ll do. As anchor of FNC’s “Fox Report with Shepard Smith”, his mellifluous baritone voice is a constant reminder of his days as a “reporter” at the sensational tabloid show “A Current Affair.”

Read the whole interview here

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