Andrew Breitbart, the conservative Internet publisher, journalist, and author, died this morning. He was only 43. Breitbart had worked for Matt Drudge’s website before leaving to assist Arianna Huffington set up the Huffington Post. He launched his own political websites, and famously played a role in the Rep. Anthony Weiner scandal by re-posting the revealing Twitter photo of Weiner on one of his sites.
A statement on his website, BigGovernment.com said:
Breitbart is survived by his wife and four children.