While the live viewership of the HuffPost Live is modest, viewership of short from the daily, 12-hour talk show,  has reached 48 million, reports Peter Kafka in AllThingsD.  Earlier this year, we spoke with Huffington Post Media CEO Jimmy Maymann about how the fledgling network has become a vast creator of video clips which are widely published on HuffPost article pages and syndicated.

We have republished that video today.