Irate Parker Threatens to Ditch Spitzer

Turns out she's not a huge fan of Spitzer
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 1, 2010 10:04 AM CST
In this publicity image released by CNN, Kathleen Parker, left, and Eliot Spitzer, hosts of the CNN prime-time show "Parker Spitzer."   (AP Photo/CNN, Art Streiber)
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(Newser) Parker Spitzer could soon be just ... Spitzer. Kathleen Parker is so unhappy with her role on the new CNN show that she's threatening to walk, sources tell the New York Post. The conservative columnist thinks she's playing second fiddle to co-host Eliot Spitzer, and she actually did walk off the set a few weeks ago. Some sources agree Spitzer is upstaging her, but others claim Parker's own "weaknesses" as a TV personality are to blame. Of course, this could all turn out to be a moot point: The show has been struggling quite a bit with ratings.

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