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Ronald Reagan

O'Reilly, Will in vitriolic dispute over Reagan

Bill O'Reilly and George Will have escalated their extraordinary feud this week, a dispute that encompasses the leading cable television news outlet, a publishing empire and the legacy of the conservative movement's most revered politician.

Will's most recent column in The Washington Post, headlined "Bill O'Reilly makes a mess of history," followed up their onscreen confrontation last Friday on O'Reilly's Fox News Channel show. O'Reilly responded by saying Will is jealous of his success.

"You know what, George?" O'Reilly said Tuesday night. "I'm bored with it. I'm bored with it!"

There has been no immediate comment from Fox News Channel...