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Jamie Weinstein is an American political journalist, opinion commentator, and satirist. He is the host of The Jamie Weinstein Show podcast formerly at National Review Online.[1][2][3]


Early life and educationEdit

Weinstein, who grew up in Florida, graduated in 2006 from Cornell University with a B.A. in History and Government. He later attended the London School of Economics where he received a MSc in the history of international relations.[2][3]


Weinstein's work has appeared in The Weekly Standard, The Daily Beast, and The Washington Examiner, among other publications.[4][5][6]

Weinstein has appeared regularly on MSNBC, Fox News, Hannity, HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher, Morning Joe, Your World with Neil Cavuto, America's Newsroom, Fox and Friends, and Red Eye w/Greg Gutfeld'".[7][8]

In 2012, Weinstein co-wrote (with Will Rahn) a book called The Lizard King: The Shocking Inside Account of Obama's True Intergalactic Ambitions by an Anonymous White House Staffer, which was published by HarperCollins.[9]

In early 2016, Weinstein gave a speech in favor of Virginia governor Jim Gilmore's presidential candidacy at an Iowa caucus for a story. He was not a supporter of Gilmore's candidacy.[10]

In 2011, Weinstein was named the funniest celebrity in Washington, D.C. by[11]

Personal lifeEdit

In May 2016, Weinstein became engaged to former Huffington Post political journalist Michelle Fields.[12][13] The two were married on June 24, 2017.[14][15]


  1. ^ "The Jamie Weinstein Show | National Review". Retrieved 2018-01-06.
  2. ^ a b "The 25 Most Influential Cornell Undergraduates". Cornell Daily Sun. 2005-11-30. Archived from the original on 2014-08-30. Retrieved 2016-02-21.
  3. ^ a b "The FishbowlDC Interview With Daily Caller Senior Editor Jamie Weinstein". FishbowlDC. 2011-10-07. Retrieved 2015-03-29.
  4. ^ "Most Terrorists Are Privileged terrorists". Washington Examiner. 2010-01-10. Retrieved 2015-03-20.
  5. ^ "Rand Paul's Bill Maher Problem". The Daily Beast. 2014-10-14. Retrieved 2015-03-20.
  6. ^ "Weekly Standard Archive". Weekly Standard. 2007-02-12. Retrieved 2015-03-20.
  7. ^ "Mediaite Archive". Mediaite. Retrieved 2015-03-20.
  8. ^ "Why Hillary Was An Unremarkable Senator". 2015-02-24. Retrieved 2015-03-20.
  9. ^ Weinstein, Jamie. "The Lizard King - Will Rahn - eBook". Retrieved 2015-03-08.
  10. ^ Weinstein, Jamie. "That Time I Went to Iowa to Cover the Caucuses — and Ended Up Campaigning for Jim Gilmore". National Review Online.
  11. ^ "Senator Scott Brown Is Funny, But 'The Daily Caller' Editor Jamie Weinstein Is Funnier". REVAMP. 2011-12-01. Retrieved 2015-03-20.
  12. ^ Gold, Hadas (March 9, 2016). "Trump campaign manager gets rough with Breitbart reporter". Politico. Archived from the original on March 22, 2016. Retrieved 15 March 2016.
  13. ^ Nguyen, Tina (June 2, 2016). "Exclusive: Michelle Fields Is Not Done with Donald Trump Just Yet". Vanity Fair. Retrieved June 11, 2016.
  14. ^ "Instagram post by Michelle Fields • Jun 25, 2017 at 3:41pm UTC". Instagram.
  15. ^ "Michelle Fields & Jamie Weinstein Wedding Gift Registry". Crate&Barrel.

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