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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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1
2,436 1,252
Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Politics Nation with Al Sharpton, The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till, Sharp Talk

2
2,378 1,758
Rush Limbaugh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Forget Paris, Sunday NFL Countdown, The Rush Limbaugh Show

3
2,311 1,608
Glenn Beck is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Strange Brew

4
2,196 1,159
Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Both Sides with Jesse Jackson, Split: A Divided America, Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory

5
2,096 1,520
Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Inside Edition, The O'Reilly Factor, The Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium: O'Reilly vs. Stewart 2012

6
2,270 1,522
Ann Coulter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Fahrenhype 9/11, Hannity, Red Eye w/Tom Shillue

7
2,121 1,481
Sarah Palin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Sarah Palin: You Betcha!, Sarah Palin's Alaska, Big Miracle

8
1,960 1,091
Karl Rove is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
The O'Reilly Factor, Last Man Standing: Politics Texas Style, Journeys with George

9
1,864 1,107
Keith Olbermann is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
SportsCenter, 30 for 30, MSNBC Live

10
1,793 1,069
Chris Matthews is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Hardball with Chris Matthews, The Chris Matthews Show, Morning Glory

11
1,996 1,395
Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Hannity, Hannity & Colmes, This Divided State

12
1,906 1,305
Bill Maher is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Real Time with Bill Maher, Religulous, Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home

13
1,678 1,184
Ted Nugent is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Dazed and Confused, Superbad, The Heat

14
824 348
Louis Farrakhan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added

15
1,203 626
Piers Morgan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Ryuo added Piers Morgan Tonight, Piers Morgan's Life Stories, Britain's Got Talent

16
770 411
Joy Behar is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added The View, The Joy Behar Show, Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story

17
1,405 975
Arianna Huffington is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Saturday Night at the Mill, Bhutto, To the Contrary

18
1,659 1,100
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
The Rachel Maddow Show, The McVeigh Tapes: Confessions of an American Terrorist, The Assassination of Dr. Tiller

19
901 474
Michael Moore is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added Bowling for Columbine, Sicko, Roger & Me

20
1,146 873
Michael Savage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Miss Representation, The Savage Nation, The O'Reilly Factor

21
867 584
Maureen Dowd is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

22
662 319
Alex Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ImperialStorm added Infowars Nightly News with Alex Jones, TerrorStorm: A History of Government-Sponsored Terrorism, Endgame: Blueprint for Global Enslavement

23
1,231 933
James Carville is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Wedding Crashers, Old School, The Muppets

24
627 405
Ed Schultz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Dog Jack, The Ed Show

25
1,181 1,099
Tucker Carlson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Fox and Friends, Split: A Divided America, Hannity

26
595 333
Melissa Harris-Perry is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

27
822 639
Meghan McCain is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits

28
795 541
Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
sebbzor added Morning Joe, Scarborough Country

29
454 323
Michele Bachmann is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Xivilus, Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie, Hannity

30
848 622
Dick Morris is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Fahrenhype 9/11

31
1,041 861
Pat Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
The McLaughlin Group, An Unreasonable Man, 1968 with Tom Brokaw

32
604 377
Martin Bashir is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Ryuo added Dateline NBC, Nightline, Panorama

33
929 931
Lou Dobbs is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Koyaanisqatsi, State of Play, Lou Dobbs Tonight

34
820 623
William Kristol is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
The Power of Nightmares, Fox News Sunday, Special Report with Bret Baier

35
807 524
Donna Brazile is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
This Week

36
496 322
Wolf Blitzer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added Skyfall, The Situation Room, CNN Newsroom

37
370 181
Geraldo Rivera is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added Geraldo at Large, The O'Reilly Factor, Grumpier Old Men

38
742 596
Juan Williams is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Atlas Shrugged: Part II, Fox News Sunday, The Five

39
633 424
Eleanor Clift is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
Independence Day, Dave, The McLaughlin Group

40
393 241
Cenk Uygur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added The Dylan Ratigan Show, The Young Turks

41
585 419
David Axelrod is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
The Road We've Traveled

42
381 235
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added The Big Brass Ring, CNN Newsroom

43
867 784
Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
JacobCuellar added Anderson Cooper 360°, 60 Minutes, Anderson Live

44
793 776
Oliver North is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
War Stories with Oliver North

45
651 569
Noam Chomsky is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
sebbzor added L'encerclement - La démocratie dans les rets du néolibéralisme, The U.S. vs. John Lennon, Noam Chomsky: Distorted Morality

46
374 243
Lawrence O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added

47
528 478
Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
bearstillrae added The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, The 78th Annual Academy Awards

48
619 443
Chuck Todd is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
NBC Nightly News, Meet the Press, Morning Joe

49
257 175
Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, NBC News Decision 2010, Education Nation: Teacher Town Hall

50
150 89
Anita Sarkeesian is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits
ConnorRichardson added