Bill O’Reilly Covers the Coverage of Obama Interview

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By Merrill Knox Comment

Bill O’Reilly spent the opening segment of “The O’Reilly Factor” Tuesday as a media critic, covering the coverage of his two-part interview with President Obama.

O’Reilly took aim at FNC’s cable news competitors, calling MSNBC’s guest on the topic, the Washington Post’s Dana Milbank, a “far-left zealot” who “spouts nonsense on TV.” O’Reilly also pointed out the interview didn’t get a lot of play on CNN, which he said “perhaps didn’t have enough time, being a 24 hour news channel.”

One television outlet did make it onto O’Reilly’s good list: “The best coverage was on the ‘CBS This Morning’ broadcast, which has emerged as a very good source of information,” he said. Watch: