Journalist Andrew Breitbart is the man responsible for breaking the news of Congressman Anthony Weiner's lewd photo sent to a Seattle college student. Breitbart originally posted the underwear pic on his political website, BigGovernment.com.
5 Facts About Andrew Breitbart
Andrew grew up in the posh neighborhood of Brentwood in Los Angeles.
He Doesn't Begrudge the Drudge
In 1995, Breitbart saw the Drudge Report and was so impressed that he emailed Matt Drudge. After meeting Drudge and working for him, Andrew called himself "Matt Drudge's bitch." Matt later introduced him to Arianna Huffington, and Andrew helped her create The Huffington Post.
Andrew is also a commentator. He has appeared on numerous TV shows such as "Real Time with Bill Maher" and FOX News Channel's morning show.
He Loves to Tea Party
Breitbart was a keynote speaker at the first National Tea Party Convention in Nashville last year.
Andrew has launched a number of websites in addition to BigGovernment.com, including Breitbart.com, BigHollywood.com, BigJournalism.com and BigPeace.com.