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9 conservative pundits who could replace George Will on ABC’s ‘This Week’

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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."

7.) David Brooks

David Brooks

The New York Times columnist is a conservative that conservatives love to hate, perhaps because he has admitted he likes President Obama, particularly the creases in his pants. But like it or not, Brooks is smart and has interesting takes on the issues of the day. Remember, Bill Buckley was impressed enough with him to offer him a job and, according to one account, even consider him as his successor at the National Review. One could easily imagine Brooks as the conservative voice on “This Week,” even if it would drive the grassroots crazy.

8.) Mark Levin 

Mark Levin

The radio talker would probably be the people’s choice — if you define the people as the conservative activist base. A favorite of the grassroots, Levin often rails against the so-called Republican establishment, which you suspect he disdains as much as liberals. He would make the “This Week” panel plenty entertaining, but probably less collegial. Can you imagine Levin and Paul Krugman, a regular panelist on ‘This Week,’ chatting amiably?

9.) Chuck Norris

Chuck Norris

Just because …

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