Exposing Bill O’Reilly

By Ben Cohen

I just stumbled over this classic youtube video of Bill O’Reilly and Paul Krugman getting into it in 2006. O’Reilly spent the first part of the interview bashing Krugman for criticizing George Bush’s economic policy. Hilariously, O’Reilly told Krugman that Bush’s policies hadn’t lead to a recession, and were responsible for impressive economic growth. Oh Billy Boy, how wrong you were….

Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.