Back in 1996, Fox had to pay cable providers to carry it, and the channel’s old-timers enjoy telling the story of that scrappy start. The company served up free Pinkberry frozen yogurt to mark the channel’s 23rd anniversary, a modest celebration for the most powerful political media juggernaut in the country. Fox News CEO Suzanne Scott and President Jay Wallace retold the origin story in a staff memo circulated Monday to note the occasion.
Relishing triumph over doubters is something Trump also enjoys. The channel and the president share another passion: love of a good fight.