During a segment about the latest Iowa caucus polls, CNN’s Wolf Blitzer recalled Monday early readings of the Iowa caucuses in 1992 and 1989, prompting Legal View host Ashleigh Banfield to refer to the veteran journalist as “Old Man Blitzer.”
There have been rumors of Blitzer being replaced, as network president Jeff Zucker reportedly looks to make CNN more attractive to younger viewers.
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