Radio Folks Make U.K. Paper's 'Top U.S. Liberals And Conservatives' Lists
November 6, 2007 at 3:50 PM (PT)
The U.K.'s DAILY TELEGRAPH has compiled a list of the "100 most influential conservatives" and "100 most influential liberals" in AMERICA, and both lists include some familiar names to the radio industry.
Among the radio-related individuals on the conservative list are former PREMIERE host MATT DRUDGE (3rd), PREMIERE's RUSH LIMBAUGH (5th), TALK RADIO NETWORK's LAURA INGRAHAM (15th), PREMIERE's GLENN BECK (18th), former broadcaster Rep. MIKE PENCE (R-IN) (19th), FOX NEWS boss ROGER AILES (23rd), FOCUS ON THE FAMILY's JAMES DOBSON (26th), TRN's DICK MORRIS (28th), ABC's MARK LEVIN (31st) and SEAN HANNITY (44th), former ABC commentator, actor, and presidential candidate FRED THOMPSON (54th), TRN's MICHAEL SAVAGE (63rd), and FOX/WESTWOOD ONE's BILL O'REILLY (82nd).
On the liberal list, XM SATELLITE RADIO channel proprietor OPRAH WINFREY (9th), NEW YORK Mayor and BLOOMBERG RADIO founder MIKE BLOOMBERG (25th), PREMIERE weekend host and OPERATION PUSH/RAINBOW COALITION founder Rev. JESSE JACKSON (44th), former AIR AMERICA RADIO host and present MINNESOTA Senatorial candidate AL FRANKEN (49th), MSNBC host and sometime DAN PATRICK radio collaborator KEITH OLBERMANN (67th), Democratic strategist and XM SATELLITE RADIO sports host JAMES CARVILLE (74th), SYNDICATION ONE host and activist Rev. AL SHARPTON (88th), and MEDIA MATTERS FOR AMERICA media watchdog DAVID BROCK (94th).
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