It's true. Beck supplants Dan Rather as the fourth most admired name in news, according to Pew's newest polling. He was ranked as the most admired by 3 percent of respondents; no one collected more than 5 percent.

In 2007, the rankings went:

Katie Courtic
Bill O'Reilly
Charlie Gibson
Dan Rather
Tom Brokaw
Brian Williams

Now, it's:

Diane Sawyer
Katie Couric
Bill O'Reilly
Glenn Beck
Brian Williams
Anderson Cooper

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