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How Bill O'Reilly Has Influenced American Politics05:33

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An advertisement for Bill O'Reilly's top-rated Fox News show is displayed in the window of the News Corporation headquarters on April 5, 2017 in New York. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bill O'Reilly is being shown the door by Fox News, but it's hardly the end of his influence on the American political scene.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Derek Thompson (@DKThomp), senior editor for The Atlantic, about O'Reilly's legacy and his possible future.

This segment aired on April 20, 2017.

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