Analysis Of Bill O ' Reilly Essay

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Bill O’Reilly is a conservative Fox News commentator and talk show host, along with being the author of Killing Lincoln. O’Reilly is also the host of the Fox News show, The O’Reilly Factor. His show has routinely been the highest rated cable news show since its inception in the late 1990s. Before O’Reilly wrote Killing Lincoln, he wrote bestsellers such as Culture Warrior, The No Spin Zone, The O’Reilly Factor, and Pinheads and Patriots. After the success of Killing Lincoln in 2011, O’Reilly decided to continue this theme of book by writing Killing Kennedy, Killing Jesus, Killing Patton, and Killing Reagan. Killing Lincoln is a nonfiction book split into four parts, about the last days of Abraham Lincoln. Part one, “Total War,” starts out on Saturday, April 1, 1865, which is two weeks before Abraham Lincoln’s death. The first part guides the reader through the final days of the Civil War, and what lead to the eventual defeat of the Confederates, and the surrender of Robert E. Lee at the end of part one. “The Ides of Death” is the title of part two. This section begins on April 10 with the aftermath and celebration of the Union victory in the Civil War. John Wilkes Booth is plotting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, along with other members of his cabinet. Booth had been planning to kidnap Lincoln during the Civil War to help the Confederacy, but he has since shifted the plans. There are three people other than Booth that are involved with his conspiracy. Part three,…

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