Fox News Faces a New Foe: The Entire City of Paris

January 20, 2015 9:02 PM

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The day of the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris, Fox News commentator Eric Bolling took to the air with a hot take. Noting that the police officers guarding the headquarters of the satirical newspaper may not have had handguns, Bolling then compared New York City and Paris over what he considered the lax security in the two cities. "You’re taking a law enforcement tool out of their hands,” he said, before shifting blame to New York’s mayor. “One of the first things Mayor de Blasio did here is he said we’re going to pull stop and frisk… Why are we pulling law enforcement tools out of their hands? Why are we taking that away?”

On Tuesday, Mayor de Blasio was in Paris, touring the distraught city with Anne Hidalgo, the first female mayor of Paris. Hidalgo herself saw similarities between the two cities of light, posting on Facebook that “Paris and New York are two sister cities that recent dramas have approached even more ...

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