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The life and times of Charles Krauthammer
Columnist, author and Fox News commentator Charles Krauthammer lived his life, others say exactly what he thought.
Fox News contributor, Charles Krauthammer, a remarkable Pulitzer prize-winning, Harvard-trained psychiatrist and best-selling author, died on Thursday at the age of 68.
Krauthammer, in a letter rending the beginning of this month, that his death was imminent, it was announced on Fox News Channel, frequently appearing as a guest commentator, as well as a nightly Panelist on “special report with Bret Baier.”
Following word of his death, Baier posted on Twitter, “I’m sure you will be the owner of the panel discussion, in the sky, too. And we will make sure that your wise words and thoughts – living your legacy here.”
“R. I. P. good friend,” he wrote.
R. I. P. good friend. I’m sure the owner of the panel discussion, in the sky, too. And we will make sure that your wise words and thoughts – your legacy live on here @krauthammer
— Bret Baier (@BretBaier) June 21, 2018
Brit Hume, senior political analyst for the channel, referred to Krauthammer’s death a “terribly sad news.”
Terribly sad news. The great Charles Krauthammer has died.
Brit Hume (@brithume) June 21, 2018
“Fox News @ Night” anchor, Shannon Bream tweeted, “It’s Dr. @krauthammer never will never again.”
It’s Dr. @krauthammer – is never again never. His brilliance, humor and kindness brightened the lives of everyone who was blessed enough to find his way cross. He challenged me, inspired me, and I find it hard to believe that he is gone. #RIP My Dear friend – I am better bc
— Shannon Bream (@ShannonBream) June 21, 2018
“His brilliance, humor and kindness brightened the lives of everyone who was blessed enough to his way to cross,” she continued. “He challenged me, inspired me, and I find it hard to believe that he is gone. #RIP My Dear friend – I am better bc of you.”
John Roberts, Fox News Chief White House Correspondent, tweeted, “died, All of us at @FoxNews is sad to report that our dear friend – is a giant of our industry – Charles Krauthammer.”
Everyone at @FoxNews is sad to report that our dear friend – is a giant of our industry – Charles Krauthammer died.
— John Roberts (@johnrobertsFox) June 21, 2018
Dana Perino, the anchor of The “Daily Briefing” and is a co-host on “The Five,” said Krauthammer, that they “have learned more from him than any other in my life.”
Words are inadequate for the expression of feelings about the loss of Charles Krauthammer. I have learned from him than any other in my life. I am grateful for his friendship, his care, his wisdom. What has lived for a life. May he rest and peace he deserves.
— Dana Perino (@DanaPerino) June 21, 2018
Fox News host Greg Gutfeld tweeted that Krauthammer was “one of the really best, original thinkers on the planet.”
he will be missed. One of the really best, original thinkers on the planet. https://t.co/sTh2z2TIob
— Greg gutfeld (@Greg gutfeld) June 21, 2018
Fox News anchor Abby Huntsman Krauthammer as “a genius of communication” is reminiscent , was “one of America’s greatest.”
One of America’s largest, Charles Krauthammer, has died. No matter what challenge life threw at him, he fought back even harder. A genius communicator, but modest and friendly. He is so missed in this whole country. I hope that his life inspires us all to be our best
— Abby Huntsman (@HuntsmanAbby) On June 21, 2018
How we will miss him in our living room every night. What an amazing person. https://t.co/dGRFmPpZ0Y
— Abby Huntsman (@HuntsmanAbby) On June 21, 2018
Mike Emanuel, chief of the Congress, and the senior political correspondent for Fox News, tweeted: “We love you, Charles @krauthammer. We miss you already. It was such a blessing to be with you, in all these years. You and your family remain in my thoughts and prayers. #RIP.”
We love you, Charles @krauthammer. We miss you already. It was such a blessing to be with you, in all these years. You and your family remain in my thoughts and prayers. #RIP
— Mike Emanuel (@MikeEmanuelFox) June 21, 2018
Fox Business’ Dagen McDowell said: “to capture with words, a man who was so awesome with them.”
Godspeed Charles Krauthammer. To capture with words, a man who was so awesome with them. And so much more.
— Dagen McDowell (@dagenmcdowell) June 21, 2018
“RIP Charles Krauthammer,” Fox News contributor Byron York tweeted.
RIP Charles Krauthammer. A link to ” A life that matters,’ Bret Baier special about an exceptional human being: https://t.co/eVwRCVwvnO
— Byron York (@Byron York) June 21, 2018
Chad Pergram, Fox News senior producer for Capitol Hill, said he was “sorely missed” Krauthammer “friendship and his wise counsel.”
McConnell, I was deeply saddened to learn of the death of my friend Charles Krauthammer this afternoon..I will sorely miss his friendship and his wise counsel. I miss our long conversations that ranged from politics, history, the state of the Washington Nationals.
— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) June 21, 2018
“I miss our long conversations that ranged from politics, history, the state of the Washington Nationals,” he continued.
Fox News Senior meteorologist Janice Dean tweeted “This is what is important. We lost a beautiful life today. Rest In Peace Charles Krauthammer. We will miss you, but never forget.”
This is what is important. We lost a beautiful life today. Rest In Peace Charles Krauthammer. We will miss you, but never forget. free to play game. https://t.co/lsqPlHul8F
— Janice Dean (@Janice Dean) June 21, 2018
Guy Benson, Fox News radio host, tweeted, “Like the very best of ’em, Charles Krauthammer makes us want more. Much more. #RIP.”
Like the very best of ‘em, Charles Krauthammer want more. Much more. #RIP
— Guy Benson (@guypbenson) June 21, 2018
Fox News contributor, Stephen Hayes, said that he was “grateful beyond words” from his time at Krauthammer.
I’ve never had a better colleague than Charles Krauthammer – a role model, a mentor and a friend. Brilliant, thoughtful, kind, generous and funny. I am grateful beyond words for the time I had with him. RIP, Charles.
— Stephen Hayes (@stephenfhayes) June 21, 2018
Fox News anchor Sean Hannity described by Krauthammer as “an amazing man, a brilliant mind, and an incredible patriot” who “will be sorely missed.”
RIP our friend Charles Krauthammer. His whole life was a profile in courage. An amazing man, a brilliant mind, and an incredible patriot. You will be sorely missed. Our many prayers this evening for Charles and his family.
— Sean Hannity (@seanhannity) June 22, 2018
Suzanne Scott, CEO of Fox News and Fox Business, said in a statement, “We are deeply saddened by the loss of our colleague and friend, Charles Krauthammer. A gifted doctor and a brilliant political commentator, Charles, was a leading voice during his time at FOX News, and we were incredibly present, happy, his extraordinary talent to our programs. He was an inspiration to us all and will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with his beloved wife Robyn and his son, Daniel.”
Fox News President and Executive Editor Jay Wallace, the network “was tweeted, the life of celebrating a brilliant man.”
Celebrates the life of a brilliant man who is now on @FoxNews https://t.co/Yw84bHWN1g
— Jay Wallace (@jayawallace) June 21, 2018
Fox News, ” Elizabeth Llorente contributed to this report.