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William James "Bill" O'Reilly, Jr. (born September 10, 1949) is an American television host, author, syndicated columnist and political commentator. He is the host of the political commentary program The O'Reilly Factor on the Fox News Channel, which is the most watched cable news television program on American television. During the late 1970s and 1980s, he worked as a news reporter for various local television stations in the United States and eventually for CBS News and ABC News. From 1989 to 1995, he was anchor of the entertainment news program Inside Edition. O'Reilly is widely considered a conservative commentator, though some of his positions diverge from conservative orthodoxy (in particular his opposition to the death penalty, and support for gun control and the environment). O'Reilly is a registered "Independent" (See: Political views of Bill O'Reilly), and characterizes himself as a "traditionalist". O'Reilly is the author of ten books, and hosted The Radio Factor until early 2009. O'Reilly was born on September 10, 1949, at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York City to parents William James, Sr. (deceased) and Winifred Angela Drake O'Reilly, from Brooklyn and

O'Reilly Burns Miley -- 'Pathetic' for Smoking Bong

O'Reilly Burns Miley
'Pathetic' for Smoking Bong

Bill O'Reilly lit up Miley Cyrus last night for lighting up a bong-load of salvia -- calling the former "Hannah Montana" star "pathetic" ... and officially calling an end to her reign as a role… READ MORE >

Whoopi -- I Was Gonna 'Cuss Out' Bill O'Reilly

I Was Gonna 'Cuss Out' Bill O'Reilly

Whoopi Goldberg claims she walked off the set of "The View" last week to keep herself from "cussing out" Bill O'Reilly on live TV ... an excuse that still didn't fly with Barbara Walters. The… READ MORE >

- 1278 days ago
Sherri Shepherd: O'Reilly's in 'the Pinhead Category'

Sherri Shepherd:
O'Reilly's in 'The Pinhead Category'

Sherri Shepherd isn't finished with Bill O'Reilly for the things he said on "The View" -- telling TMZ his comments about the mosque at Ground Zero land him straight in the "pinhead… READ MORE >

- 1280 days ago
'View' Stars Fight with Bill O'Reilly ... Storm Off Set

'View' Stars Fight with Bill O'Reilly ... Storm Off Set

In a fit of rage, Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar angrily charged off the set of "The View" this morning in the middle of a screaming match with Bill O'Reilly over the mosque near Ground Zero ...… READ MORE >

- 1282 days ago
Sanjaya vs. Bill: Who'd You Rather?

Sanjaya vs. Bill
Who'd You Rather?

A happy 18th birthday to Sanjaya Malakar today. The "Idol" sensation shares his birthday with the King of Spin himself, Bill O'Reilly, who turns 58. READ MORE >

- 2413 days ago

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