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America’s top liberal radio host discusses the two conservative thinkers he admires

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      Jamie Weinstein

      Jamie Weinstein is Senior Editor of The Daily Caller. His work has appeared in The Weekly Standard, the New York Daily News and The Washington Examiner, among many other publications. He also worked as the Collegiate Network Journalism Fellow at Roll Call Newspaper and is the winner of the 2011 "Funniest Celebrity in Washington" contest. A regular on Fox News and other cable news outlets, Weinstein received a master’s degree in the history of international relations from the London School of Economics in 2009 and a bachelor's degree in history and government from Cornell University in 2006. He is the author of the political satire, "The Lizard King: The Shocking Inside Account of Obama's True Intergalactic Ambitions by an Anonymous White House Staffer."

Thom Hartmann is the host of “The Thom Hartmann Program,” America’s leading liberal radio talk show and the eighth most important talk show in the country as ranked by Talkers magazine. Weeknights, Hartmann also hosts the “The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann” on RT and Free Speech TV.

The Daily Caller recently sat down with the left-wing provocateur and thinker for a discussion about his background, his major intellectual influences and current events. Hartmann also talked about his favorite conservative commentators: the late William F. Buckley and former George W. Bush speechwriter David Frum.

See why Hartmann admires them in the above video, and check back next week for the full interview.

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  • targa69

    Listen up america you are all sheep waiting to be slottered.Whether u r  right or left or a tea bagger
    every single true red blooded american needs to wake up!!Call your senator or rep or both.Your voice
    needs to be heard.Listen up middle class we have involuntarily supported these jokesters in government far far too long!!Wouldn’t it be wonderful to have a J.O.B.that is if your unimployed or under employed.The rich folks are accomplishing there agenda, get wealthier and watch the rest of us  scrape up whatever (if anything)is left over.Wake up people!!I I;m not trying to shove my true opinion on people this is as neutral as I can be We all know what to do.Anyway those of u who are union suppoters wake up the right is picking up  momentum on tearing up the unions.If u value your worker rights support your teachers firefighters police officers collective bargaining is slowly being chipped away.THE TEABAGGERS R on the attack.There was actually one being interviewed claiming that they wanted a smaller america.HMMMM. Wonder what that was about?Hey righties!Why don’t ya’ll move in with rush or grover they obvious r the ones who really do the thinking 4 u.

                                  GO AHEAD LET THE BASHING BEGIN!!!!All u who worship SATAN IE RUSH LIMBAUGH.Because the rest of the true patriots have a mind of our own.BAAAAA(get going sheep)

  • Monty Python

    Number one liberal and still in 8th place.
    Bwahahahaha.

  • Anonymous

    Thom Hartmann finally makes it to television, and the best he can do is the Russia Today (RT) network?    

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=15207263 Jay Marcus

    Literally the first time I’ve heard this name before…

  • tinteardrop

    What channel is he on?

  • Anonymous

    At one time I listened to Hartman. Didn’t last long. Just another Republican bashing POS.

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  • Slrobi

    Never heard of the guy….