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The most hated man in Appalachian Mountain Wrestling? The Progressive Liberal




Daniel Harnsberger (left)  AKA Daniel Richards - The Progressive Liberal
Daniel Harnsberger (left) AKA Daniel Richards - The Progressive Liberal

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There has been a groundswell of political activism on the left ever since the election of President Trump.

But one man has found a unique way to meld politics and activism with the wrestling ring.

Daniel Harnsberger is a 36 year-old real estate agent from Richmond, VA, but when he's not selling homes he transforms into Dan Richards, "The Progressive Liberal": an anti Donald Trump/pro Hillary Clinton wrestler.

He performs for Kentucky’s Appalachian Mountain Wrestling -- a small, indie pro-wrestling company. But thanks to a recent profile in Deadspin and The Washington Post, he's drawn a lot of attention.

We talked to him about his sudden fame.