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The seeds of my epiphany towards embracing conservatism was my father saying, ‘We’re no longer paying for your absurd lifestyle.’ … When he cut me off, he actually really meant it and I had to get a real job. I believe that walking, for the first time, in shoes that I bought started my path towards conservatism."
Andrew Breitbart (pronounced /ˈbraɪtbɑrt/ (February 1, 1969 – March 1, 2012) was an American publisher, commentator for the Washington Times, author, and occasional guest commentator on various news programs, who served as an editor for the Drudge Report Web site. He was a researcher for Arianna Huffington, and helped launch her web publication The Huffington Post.
He ran his own news aggregation site, Breitbart.com, and five other websites: Breitbart.tv, Big Hollywood, Big Government, Big Journalism, and Big Peace.