Smith has known O’Reilly for “almost 40 years,” and admits she “had no idea you’d turn out to be such a big deal.” Says O’Reilly: “I always knew I would succeed but nobody could have possibly predicted success at this level…I’d give it about a million to one given my personality and the fact that I never kissed anybody’s butt.”
Smith asks O’Reilly about jobs outside his current role — he says he would “never” take an executive role but would “consider” public office.
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O’Reilly is asked by Smith about his “liberal bents.”
“I consider myself an independent thinker,” he says. “But I want a clean planet; I want poor people to get a chance. I believe in trying to make a level playing field for underprivileged children. All of these are great liberal causes.”