Obama kicks off his 2012 campaign

Celebrate good times come on! It’s campaign season, and despite a floundering economy, high unemployment, war in Afghanistan, war in Iraq, not-war in Libya, and a cornucopia of problems both foreign and domestic, President Obama announced his re-election bid on Monday morning! What did Glenn think of the campaign video Obama’s team released? He gave his reaction on radio this morning.

You can see the whole “viral” video below:

Glenn and Pat certainly took issue with some things said in the video (shocking!).

“Jobs, graduation rates, none of those things -- the President does none of those things,” Pat said. “Is he going to study with your children? Is he going to buy them a house?”

“Well, yes, I think he might do that,” Glenn said.

“Yes.  Unfortunately that is what he is going to do,” Pat said.

At the same time that Obama has kicked off his new campaign, a new GOP ad that mocks the President and all of his “accomplishments” over the past year.

“The interesting thing about this ad, to me, is that the GOP is embracing the Tea Parties or at least they're using the Tea Parties, which I find offensive, I find very offensive.  The Tea Parties have been bashed and are only going to get worse,” Glenn said.

“The bashing of the Tea Parties and -- mark my words -- the GOP is currently taking out everyone that can make a difference in this election.  They are taking them out one by one.  Sarah Palin, Bachmann, DeMint,” Glenn said.

“Every single person that can make a difference is being taken out.  Don't you get discouraged at any point because it's not them that have made the difference. It is you.  And as long as you band together, you're going to be okay and you will make the difference.”

Republican Rep. Dan Crenshaw of Texas joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Thursday to discuss the Left's current efforts to rid the U.S. military of "extremism," Democrats' push to separate President Joe Biden from the nuclear codes, and how conservatives can use government to battle the far-left, their policies, and their efforts to control Americans.

Crenshaw called the military's efforts to rid their ranks of extremism, "so obviously and clearly politically motivated," as the entire premise is based on reports that some active service members and veterans participated in the Jan. 6 storming of the U.S. Capitol.

"Mathematically, that's not a good indication of where active duty military stand or where veterans stand more broadly," Crenshaw said of the generalization that military personnel are extremists. "And I thought we were against that kind of profiling. Right? I thought that was against the liberal values that supposedly the Left stands for."

"But, Glenn, you know very well the Left is not liberal," he added. "The Left is very anti-liberal. And I think as conservatives, we have to say that more often. They have become genuinely authoritarian. Progressivism is not in sync with liberalism. All right? There's a big difference between an Alan Dershowitz liberal and a Democrat Party progressive. They're totally different."

Watch the video clip below to catch more of the conversation with Rep. Dan Crenshaw:

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Glenn Beck: THIS is why Biden nominated Merrick Garland as attorney general

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Many will remember President Biden's attorney general nominee Merrick Garland as the man Republicans refused to hold a Supreme Court confirmation hearing for back in 2016. So, was Garland's AG nomination just meant to be a slap in the face to Republicans? Glenn Beck thinks there's a lot more to it.

Given how focused Democrats are on rooting out vaguely defined "right-wing extremism," Garland's work in supervising the prosecution of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing suspects gives us a hint, Glenn suggested on radio this week. He said he's "all for" stopping dangerous extremists, but couldn't help noticing how Garland isn't talking about any of the destruction that happened over the summer.

"I am all for justice. I am all for making sure we catch the bad guys, as long as the bad guys are not defined to be on only one side," Glenn said. "Merrick Garland said [Monday] that there was no comparison between what happened on January 6th and what happened over the summer. That is because the Washington elites see themselves as better than somebody who owns a taco stand. I don't. The Constitution doesn't. They are the same crime."

Watch the video clip below to hear more from Glenn:

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"All rich countries should move to 100% synthetic beef. You can get used to the taste difference," said holy anointed billionaire Bill Gates. Green activism has been around for decades. But what used to be wacky has now worked its way into the world's power structure. You must believe the science. You cannot question the science.

The Texas power failure provided America with a disturbing and deadly preview of the Great Reset. But Bill Gates, AOC, and other Democrats say this only proves we need to enforce MORE green policies.

On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn Beck reveals how deep the Great Reset tentacles reach into government and business to strangle freedom and their efforts to control every aspect of your private life.

Watch the full episode below:

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Why are we letting criminals out of prison while putting pastors in? Pastor James Coates of Canada's GraceLife Church was recently fined, arrested, and put in maximum security prison for violating lockdown rules.

Rebel News founder Ezra Levant joined Glenn Beck on "Glenn TV" to discuss the story. Ezra said he's noticed a trend of government officials "picking on" Christians as "lockdownism" becomes almost a new kind of religion, and warned this might be just the start of more persecution to come.

Watch the video below to catch more of the conversation:


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