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Veteran.  Intelligence Officer.  Weapons Inspector.  Congressional Fellow.  Lobbyist.  Business Executive.  Award-winning journalist.

In more than 35 years, Mark Hyman has served around the globe in a variety of capacities.  He has performed activities that other journalists only talk about. 

He hosts the commentary program Behind the Headlines with Mark Hyman which appears on dozens of television stations nationally with a weekly audience in excess of 10 million viewers.  He moderates the Your Voice Your Future televised town hall series.  He is a contributing writer to The Washington Times, Washington Examiner, American Spectator, Human Events and other periodicals. 

Hyman previously hosted The Point with Mark Hyman, an award-winning commentary television program that took him across the country and to locations abroad, including reporting from the war zone in Iraq.   He manages the website Govt Run Amuck.

Hyman served in the Army before attending college on an Army ROTC scholarship.  He was later accepted to the U.S. Naval Academy, graduating in 1981.  He served as a naval officer on ships assigned to the east and west coasts and he served in Europe.  He has conducted worldwide travel with extensive time spent in the Middle East.

Following active duty he worked as a civilian with the Office of Naval Intelligence and with the U.S. On-Site Inspection Agency as a disarmament treaty weapons inspector in former Warsaw Pact countries and the former Soviet Union.  He retired as a Captain in the Navy Reserve.  His leadership positions included CIA’s National Warning Staff, Defense Intelligence Agency, National Reconnaissance Office, Naval Space Command, Naval Networks and Space Operations Command, Naval Intelligence and the National Security Agency. He retired with 35 years of total military service.

In 1995, he attended the Johns Hopkins University on an American Political Science Association Congressional Fellowship and worked in the U.S. House of Representatives.  He joined Sinclair in 1997 as a corporate executive and assumed the duties of news commentator in 2001.  He stepped-down as an executive in 2005.

He has appeared on network and cable television news programs, on nationally-syndicated and local radio programs, and has been interviewed for numerous national publications.  He is a frequent public speaker on college campuses, before community organizations, at numerous conventions, and he has testified before Congress.

The military organizations in which he has served have been awarded four CIA National Intelligence Meritorious Unit Commendations during his service, and he has been awarded the Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Award and several Navy and Joint military awards. 

Hyman was selected as an International Who’s Who of Professionals for 1998 and 2001 and Who’s Who for 2001 and 2002.  He was named Best Local TV Personality for Baltimore in 2003.  In 2011, he was named a "Top Influencer" in Maryland politics by Campaign & Elections magazine.  

Hyman has received an Emmy, three Associated Press awards, a New York State Broadcasters Excellence in Broadcasting Award, Oregon Association of Broadcasters Excellence in Broadcasting Award, Maine Association of Broadcasters Excellence in Broadcasting Award, thirteen Telly Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting and six Aurora Awards for Excellence in the category of Social Issues and Documentary, including two Platinum Best in Show awards.  He is active in several national and local charity organizations.


Those Voices Don't Speak for Us

The Free Lunch Myth

EPA Fines Family $40 Million for Building Home on Own Property

Example of Free Govt Cell Phone Recipient

Eat the Rich!

WARNING - GRAPHIC LANGUAGE: Stop it B! Obama Pay Your ****ing Bills!

This is Why You Pay Taxes

Economic Freedom

The Angry Candidate for Stark County Treasurer

Corruption in America

Obama's First 2012 Campaign Ad

Stunning Video of Japanese Tsunami

Academic Whacks MSNBC Anchor with Facts

Incredible Human Endeavor

Rhetoric v. Reality: Hate from the Left

Speed Limit Enforced by Aircraft

World's Largest Shopping Mall is Vacant

Kayak Drops 186 Ft over Waterfall

Rep. Barney Frank Embarrasses Himself on TV

The Muslim Problem in France

2010: Year in Review

Ronald Reagan Tells Russian Jokes

USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group

Questioning the Federal Reserve IG

Viewing the Earth from 70,000 ft

The Profession Not for the Weak of Heart

The Golfing Gong Shot

Not Exactly the Dream Wedding Reception

The Car that Actually Flies

TSA Parody Song

The Fed's Quantitative Easing Explained

American Hero

Teachers Unions Gone Wild!

Highlights from Navy over Notre Dame 2010

'Call Me Senator'

November 2010 'Fails' Video

A 10-Minute Video Worth Watching

Immigration, World Poverty & Gumballs

Top 10 Greatest Jet Fly-Bys

Obama's Aunt: Illegal Alien, Living on Welfare, Refuses Deportation

Santa Claus Bailout Hearings in Congress

Socialists & Other Obama Supporters March on Washington, DC

The Forgotten Man

Top 20 Socialism Soundbites from Obama, Advisers and Allies

An Answer to a Question About Muslim Violence

Timeline: Obama vs Gulf Oil Spill

History-Challenged Americans

Budapest Parking System

Arizona Governor Calls Out Obama on Securing Border

Obama Administration Bars Americans from Section of Arizona

A Lap Around the Boat

NC Congressman Assaults Student on Sidewalk

Inside British Petroleum Headquarters

How to Open a Bottle of Wine Without a Cork

WARNING -VERY GRAPHIC: Muslim Chechens Behead Woman in Front of Boyfriend

World Collapse Explained

Jack Webb Schools Barack Obama on Democracy

Immigrant UCLA Professor Demands Hispanic War Against White 'Enemy' in U.S.

Barack Obama's Contrasting Remarks Regarding the Bible and the Koran

Police SWAT Raid Home, Shoot Family Dogs in Front of Child over a Small Baggie of Marijuana

UK Buckle-up Car Seat Belt Campaign

FCC's 'Chief Diversity Officer' Urges White People be Removed from Their Offices

Nancy Pelosi: We Have to Pass the Bill to Find Out What's in It

Too Dumb to Mock -- Congressman Hank Johnson Fears Island Will Capsize

Former U.S. Rep Eric Massa (D-NY): 'I Tickled Him Until He Couldn't Breathe'

'Best of' Troop Homecoming Surprises

Exactly What I Was Thinking!

U.S. Senator Ted Stevens Unintelligible in Explaining the Internet

MoveOn.Org's Clever Anti-Glenn Beck Satire Video

Exactly What Is the Census Bureau Asking?

Dan Rather Says 'Articulate' Obama 'Couldn't Sell Watermelons'

Parody: Obama Lip-Syncs His Speech

Journalist Undergoes Waterboarding

America Rising - An Open Letter to Politicians

Flashback: Milton Friedman Dismantles Phil Donahue

The World's Greatest Card Trick

Strip Tease (It's Not What You Expect)
(Keep Selecting 'Play' Whenever it Stops)

Massive Snowball Fight at U.S. Naval Academy

Al Gore's Ridiculous Manmade Global Warming Claim

World's Worst Temper Tantrum

Barack Obama Makes False Claim Regarding High Court Case at 2010 State of the Union

Barack Obama Flips Off GOP Congressmen at House Republican Retreat

Flashback: Barack Obama Flips Off John McCain

Flashback: Barack Obama Flips Off Hillary Clinton

Heroism of Roy P. Benevidez -- Medal of Honor Recipient

Pacific Ocean's Garbage Dump

The People's Stimulus Package

Jack Bauer Interrogates Santa Claus

Year-end Salute: First 20 Videos Ever Posted on YouTube

Music Video Mash-up: United State of Pop 2009

Senate Architect of Obamacare Bill Drunk on Senate Floor

Feel Good Story: From the Streets to Success

Intergalactic Rankings: Sexiest Women in Sci-Fi

Attack on Pearl Harbor: 68 Years Later

Congressional Candidate Fires Up Crowd in FL

Rep. John Murtha Cheats on House Floor Vote

Anderson Cooper's Vulgar 'Teabagging' Comment

NBC's Brian Williams Bows to Obama

Obama Bows to Saudi King

Arab Leaders Snub Obama Handshake

Russian Leaders Snub Obama Handshake

Obama: Visits All 57 States

A Short Course in Brain Surgery

MSNBC's Scarborough Drops F-Bomb

Make Mine Freedom

Lord Christopher Monckton Sounds the Alarm

Cutting the Federal Budget

Obama Campaigns for Kenya's Muslim Candidate

Cousins: Kenya's Odinga and Obama

National Debt Road Trip

Honesty in Professional Sports

Michelle Obama: First Time Proud of America

Barry Soetoro's Indonesian School Registration

Obama: America Needs "Redistribution of Wealth"

Greatest Sack in College Football

SNL Skit:  I Need More Cowbell

George Bush's Border Control

George Bush's Oval Office Speech on Border Control

Barack Obama Snubs Star Spangled Banner

John Kerry Belittles U.S. Troops as Stupid

John Kerry Accuses U.S. Troops of Behaving Like Terrorists

Bill Clinton's Infamous 'I did not have sex' Speech

Hillary Clinton's 'Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy' Claim

Hillary Clinton's Bogus 'Landed Under Sniper Fire' Claim

Ma and Pa Kettle Do New Math

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