By: Elizabeth Flock and David Beard | The Washington Post
Breitbart passed away shortly after midnight in Los Angeles, according to Big Journalism. No cause of death was disclosed. He reportedly collapsed when walking near his house, the Associated Press quoted his father-in law as saying.
Breitbart was a conserative commentator and Internet entrepreneur who helped launch the Huffington Post, served as an editor for the Drudge Report Web site, and was behind the Breitbart media network, which includes Big Government.