Over the past few months, Megyn Kelly has been the center of controversy for her feud with GOP frontrunner Donald Trump. Trump has publicly criticized Kelly for targeting him in an attempt to spike ratings, while Fox maintains that it is all part of the campaigning process.
Now, it appears that this disagreement is causing even more complications with Fox News. Bill O’Reilly and Megyn Kelly are now butting heads over the growing tension with Trump and Kelly’s increasing popularity.
Amid conflicts, Kelly’s ratings have actually skyrocketing, and she’s become the center of attention. That spot used to be occupied by O’Reilly—who actually contributed to Kelly’s success in the first place.
“If you’re not live at night—because the show before me and the show after me are taped—you lose a lot,” Kelly claimed on Stephen Colbert’s late-night show following the Super Bowl.
The comment definitely targeted O’Reilly, whose show appears three hours before it goes on air.
“They’re at each other’s throats big time,” one Fox insider told New York Magazine. “I mean, like big time.”