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Matt Taibbi referred to the late Andrew Breitbart as a douche in his obituary
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Conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart died on Thursday. The firebrand rarely pulled punches, and some obituarists are following his lead. Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone, for example, titled his Breitbart post “Death of a Douche.” When did douche become an insult?
In the 1960s. The Historical Dictionary of American Slang traces the epithet...Read Full Story
Andrew Breitbart, the conservative commentator who started Breitbart.com, passed away unexpectedly at the age of 43 early this morning. He is survived by his wife, Susannah Bean Breitbart, and their four children. Andrew Breitbart is survived by wife Susannah Bean Breitbart and their four kids (via FanDaily) While the family has not directly commented on the death, save an interview by Breitbart's father-in-law, there is a statement about his passing on his website.The post read: "We have...Read Full Story
Radio host Alex Jones talked about the death of Andrew Breitbart. He was
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in the immediate aftermath of Breitbart's death last year, at age 43, the Beltway media reflexively whitewashed and glorified his work and legacy, canonizing a reactionary circus barker as some kind of American Icon, a gonzo iconoclast, a conservative punk rocker, or a "Zany, M …Read Full Story
This March was a cruel month for the American press. The 10th anniversary of the Iraq War briefly punctured the country's cultural amnesia, forcing hacks to sweat out another round of cringing mea culpas.
March was also the anniversary of another less epic media failure, b …Read Full Story
Susannah Bean Breitbart is the widow of conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart. See more about Susannah Bean Breitbart here.