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Who is Guy Benson?
Guy Benson (Guy Pelham Benson) is an American Political pundit, commentator and columnist. Benson is also a contributor to Fox News. He is also a political editor of Townhall.com and conservative talk radio host.
Guy Benson Career
Benson started his career in 2007, where he worked as Producer of The Sandy Rios Show. After that a local afternoon radio show with Christian Right, commentator Sandy Rios on WYLL-AM in Chicago. From 2005-2008 Guy was hosting his own Sunday night radio program, The Guy Benson Show, on AM 560 WIND in Chicago and AM 1260 WWRC in Washington, D.C. This was before Rios moved to Washington D.C. in July 2010.
Guy became a political editor at Townhall.com in 2010, where his column had been published from 2008. He contributes to Townhall’s sister site, Hot Air. He also wrote at Andrew Breitbart’s “big” site and National Review Online’s Media Blog. Moreover, Guy has served as a regular guest and substitute host on The Hugh Hewitt Show. In addition, Benson also appears more frequently in Fox News and CNBC as a guest.
Benson together with co-author Mary Katharine Ham, published his first non-fiction book titled End of Discussion: How the Left’s Outrage Industry Shut Down Debate, Manipulates and culture from their own view as conservative. He then discovered a video from the 2007 reunion of the Weathermen in April 2008, a radical left-wing group from the 1960s and 1970s. The video included quotes from the two members Bernardine Dohrn and Bill Ayer while they were defending their actions. This was because Obama was criticized during the 2008 presidential campaign for associating with Ayers and Bernadine. The footage made National news from Bolton Globe to Fox News.
In the 2008 presidential race, he garnered national attention on two occasions. After the Obama Campaign attacked WGN radio in Chicago for allowing Stanley Kurtz to appear on their Station. Before the election day, he joined with Ed Morrissey and Mary Katharine to pen down ” The Comprehensive Argument Against Barack Obama,” which was released on Hot Air.
Guy Benson Marriage?
Benson came out as gay in 2015, this was after he met his love Adam Wise in the same year. Benson recently married his love Adam Wise, when Benson appeared on the Fox News for what he termed as ” the most terrifying television appearance of my life ” which was an episode of Megyn Kelly’s “The Kelly File” to promote his book ” End of Discussion” it was the time he came out during the interview.
Guy Benson’s Parents and Siblings?
His parents are Saudi Arabians but their identities are not revealed, However, Benson was raised together with his brother James Benson. James is an actor, director, and writer by profession.
Guy Benson Age
Benson was born on March,7th,1985 in Saudi Arabia and he is currently 36years old
Guy Benson’s Education
He grew up in Ridgewood New Jersey, where he attended middle school and then joined Ridgewood High School. During his time in High school, he was well known for broadcasting sports on local television. After that Benson joined Northwestern University where he worked for the campus radio station, WNUR, where he was broadcasting sporting events and hosting a political talk show. For two summers Benson interned at Fox News and he has also interned at the White House.
Guy Benson’s Height
Jason is not that tall though his weight is not specified. His height is about 5feet and some inches.
Guy Benson’s salary
Working as a contributor to FOX News Channel his salary as a contributor is estimated to be around $60,330.
Guy Benson Net Worth
His net worth is not disclosed. However, he was enlisted to Forbes ’30 under 30′ Law & Policy list in 2015. During the Huffington Post roster of 25 top millennial broadcasters in American news politics.
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