O'Reilly, a thing of the past

Love that Billy O'Reilly, by cracky! With an average audience age of 71, this could very well be what the No Spin Zone sounds like.

Cenk Uygur writes:


When Bill O'Reilly's audience was going through their formative years, it was 1949 to 1959. I'm not kidding, do the math.
Some could argue that some of the people of that era grew up in a different world than we did. Some in the South and other regions grew up with a certain ideology that might predispose them to listen to what O'Reilly spews today. I'm not saying anything, I'm just saying. You do the math.
Given this information, it's not especially surprising that O'Reilly's been hemorrhaging viewers: they're dying. (Cenk writes that "they've fallen and they can't get up").

O'Reilly appeals to a group of people whose children and younger siblings came of age in the 60s. They came of age in the 50s, a time my friend's immigrant mother calls "pleasantly fascistic."

What a pretty white picket fence. Where's YOURS?! (HuffPo)

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