On Monday evening, actor Rob Lowe tuned in to Fox News to watch Shepard Smith’s coverage of Sandy after the storm made landfall. While Shep Smith has critics on both sides of the aisle, it was the oh-so-smart and totally tolerant “Faux News” haters who blasted Lowe for daring to flip the channel to Fox.
@roblowe Shep Fox News is your channel? I guess U vote Romney. No wonder it was so tough for you to play the brilliant Sam Seaborn,
— BWD (@theonlyadult) October 29, 2012
The nerve of Lowe, watching anything other than MSDNC!
Lowe did not endorse Romney (or anyone else, for that matter), though some do suspect that his presidential vote went to the GOP nominee.
@roblowe Fox News? You’re an asshole.
— Jerry Reilly (@jrryreilly) October 29, 2012
@roblowe Faux News
— Gern Blansten (@johnjcpa) October 30, 2012
— MichaelJHill (@MichaelJHill) October 29, 2012
@roblowe Can’t believe you watch Fox “News”, even Shep Smith. That network has absolutely zero credibility. Are U watching them for laughs?
— Dan Nannen (@bartlet4amer) October 29, 2012
Lowe dished it back to one particularly obnoxious follower.
— Rob Lowe (@RobLowe) October 29, 2012
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) October 29, 2012
But Lowe kept his response classy.
— Rob Lowe (@RobLowe) October 30, 2012