- Tucker Carlson has hosted ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight’ on Fox Information since 2016.
- The confrontation occurred at Dan Bailey’s Outside Firm in Livingston, Montana.
- There is no such thing as a affiliation between Dan Bailey, the person who approached Carlson, and the fly-fishing store even if they share a reputation.
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Fox Information political commentator Tucker Carlson was confronted on Friday at a fly-fishing retailer in Livingston, Montana, by Instagram person Dan Bailey, who posted a video of the encounter to his account, in keeping with Slate and HuffPo.
“Dude, you’re the worst human being identified to mankind,” Bailey mentioned to Carlson within the video. Carlson repeatedly replied, “I recognize that.”
As Bailey started to problem Carlson on the affect of his views, Carlson whispers, “Calm down, son.” Bailey tells Carlson to not name him son earlier than the video ends.
“It isn’t on a regular basis you get to inform somebody they’re the worst individual on this planet and actually imply it! What an a——! This man has killed extra individuals with vaccine misinformation, he has supported excessive racism, he’s a fascist and does extra to tear this nation aside than anybody that calls themselves an American,” Bailey mentioned within the video’s caption.
As of Saturday night time, the video had greater than 80,000 views and practically 7,000 feedback.
Though the encounter befell at Dan Bailey’s Outside Firm, the person who confronted Carlson has no ties to the shop. To keep away from any confusion, the shop posted a message on its website:
“On July 23, a well known tv persona, Tucker Carlson, was affronted whereas procuring at Dan Bailey’s Outside Firm. Coincidentally, the individual partaking Mr. Carlson was a neighborhood resident named Dan Bailey. This individual has no affiliation with our enterprise, aside from he shares the identical identify as our founder, who handed away in 1892. To be clear, we deal with each buyer equally and respectfully. Our employees was skilled and cordial to Mr. Carlson, as we’re with all of our prospects.”
Insider has reached out to all events concerned within the video.
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