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List Rules Vote up the political pundits and commentators who are the most unhinged and outrageous regardless of their political affiliation.

This is a bipartisan list of the most over-the-top, spittle-stained, fist-thumping, hyperbolic political pundits of all time. Speakers, writers, TV personalities or radio hosts, each of these people has a special place in the Hallowed Halls of Overblown Rhetoric. The most obnoxious political pundits have a partisan point of view, and they are not afraid to share it!

Odds are if you hate annoying politicians, you already know and detest these obnoxious pundits. This list of political commentators includes men and women, Democrats, Republicans and Independents. If you see someone missing from this list, add them! Or just rank those that are already here as you see fit.

So who are the most obnoxious political pundits? This list will answer that question based on your votes.

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Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Al Sharpton Politics Nation with Al Sharpton, The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till, Sharp Talk

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Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Jesse Jackson Both Sides with Jesse Jackson, Split: A Divided America, Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory

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Glenn Beck is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Glenn Beck Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Strange Brew

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Rush Limbaugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Rush Limbaugh Forget Paris, Sunday NFL Countdown, The Rush Limbaugh Show

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Karl Rove is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Karl Rove The O'Reilly Factor, Last Man Standing: Politics Texas Style, Journeys with George

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Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Bill O'Reilly Inside Edition, The O'Reilly Factor, The Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium: O'Reilly vs. Stewart 2012

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Keith Olbermann is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Keith Olbermann SportsCenter, 30 for 30, MSNBC Live

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Ann Coulter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Ann Coulter Fahrenhype 9/11, Hannity, Red Eye w/Tom Shillue

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Sarah Palin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Sarah Palin Sarah Palin: You Betcha!, Sarah Palin's Alaska, Big Miracle

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Chris Matthews is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Chris Matthews Hardball with Chris Matthews, The Chris Matthews Show, Morning Glory

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Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Sean Hannity Hannity, Hannity & Colmes, This Divided State

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Bill Maher is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Bill Maher Real Time with Bill Maher, Religulous, Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home

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Ted Nugent is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Ted Nugent Dazed and Confused, Superbad, The Heat

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Piers Morgan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Piers Morgan Piers Morgan Tonight, Piers Morgan's Life Stories, Britain's Got Talent

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Joy Behar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Joy Behar The View, The Joy Behar Show, Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story

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Louis Farrakhan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

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Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Rachel Maddow The Rachel Maddow Show, The McVeigh Tapes: Confessions of an American Terrorist, The Assassination of Dr. Tiller

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Arianna Huffington is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Arianna Huffington Saturday Night at the Mill, Bhutto, To the Contrary

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Michael Moore is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Michael Moore Bowling for Columbine, Sicko, Roger & Me

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Maureen Dowd is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

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Michael Savage is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Michael Savage Miss Representation, The Savage Nation, The O'Reilly Factor

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James Carville is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
James Carville Wedding Crashers, Old School, The Muppets

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Melissa Harris-Perry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

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Martin Bashir is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Martin Bashir Dateline NBC, Nightline, Panorama

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Tucker Carlson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Tucker Carlson Fox and Friends, Split: A Divided America, Hannity

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Meghan McCain is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

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Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Joe Scarborough Morning Joe, Scarborough Country

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Ed Schultz is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Ed Schultz Dog Jack, The Ed Show

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William Kristol is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
William Kristol The Power of Nightmares, Fox News Sunday, Special Report with Bret Baier

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Pat Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Pat Buchanan The McLaughlin Group, An Unreasonable Man, 1968 with Tom Brokaw

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Dick Morris is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Dick Morris Fahrenhype 9/11

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Lou Dobbs is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Lou Dobbs Koyaanisqatsi, State of Play, Lou Dobbs Tonight

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Donna Brazile is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Donna Brazile This Week

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Wolf Blitzer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Wolf Blitzer Skyfall, The Situation Room, CNN Newsroom

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Michele Bachmann is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Michele Bachmann Xivilus, Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie, Hannity

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Eleanor Clift is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Eleanor Clift Independence Day, Dave, The McLaughlin Group

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Juan Williams is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Juan Williams Atlas Shrugged: Part II, Fox News Sunday, The Five

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David Axelrod is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
David Axelrod The Road We've Traveled

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Noam Chomsky is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Noam Chomsky L'encerclement - La démocratie dans les rets du néolibéralisme, The U.S. vs. John Lennon, Noam Chomsky: Distorted Morality

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Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Don Lemon The Big Brass Ring, CNN Newsroom

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Lawrence O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

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Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Anderson Cooper Anderson Cooper 360°, 60 Minutes, Anderson Live

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Cenk Uygur is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Cenk Uygur The Dylan Ratigan Show, The Young Turks

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Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Jon Stewart The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, The 78th Annual Academy Awards

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Oliver North is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Oliver North War Stories with Oliver North

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Alex Jones is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Alex Jones Infowars Nightly News with Alex Jones, TerrorStorm: A History of Government-Sponsored Terrorism, Endgame: Blueprint for Global Enslavement

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Dee Dee Myers is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

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Chuck Todd is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Chuck Todd NBC Nightly News, Meet the Press, Morning Joe

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Geraldo Rivera is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Geraldo Rivera Geraldo at Large, The O'Reilly Factor, Grumpier Old Men

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Lynne Cheney is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits