Colmes Ditches Hannity, Will Remain at Fox News

Liberal half of talk-show equation gets weekend gig
By M. Morris,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 24, 2008 3:16 PM CST

(Newser) – After 12 years as co-host of Hannity & Colmes, the liberal half of the Fox News standby, Alan Colmes, will leave the show at the end of the year. He's working on a weekend show for the network, which will keep him on as a commentator, Broadcasting & Cable reports. "I’ll genuinely miss sparring with such a skillful debate partner," Sean Hannity said.

"I’m proud that both Sean and I remained unharmed after sitting side by side, night after night for so many years," said Colmes. (Read more Alan Colmes stories.)