Facebook shares crash below IPO

The WSJ has given us a nice little widget that allows you to track Mark Zuckerberg's worth in real-time, showing that no matter how bad that stock goes he's still worth billions.

After going public on Friday at $38 a share and peaking at $42, Facebook stock fell below its offering price on Monday and is now trading at $34 a share.

This drop in value is affecting Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s wallet. Zuckerberg’s 503.6 million Facebook shares were worth $21.2 billion at the opening of Monday’s markets. The shares are now worth around $17 billion. The Wall Street Journal is tracking Zuckerberg’s wealth in real time on its website with the “Mark Zuckerberg Wealth-O-Meter”.

Glenn seemed to predict this downturn on Friday, when warned that the record setting $110 billion valuation of Facebook was an unsustainable scam.

“Chase did the valuation for Facebook and shocked everybody by saying it's worth $110 billion. There's no way that thing is worth $110 billion,” Glenn said.

“To put that in perspective, that's more than GM. That's more than Ford. That's more than ABC Disney. A lot more,” Glenn continued. “ABC Disney's worth, what, $60 billion? In the end if that thing goes broke and you're an owner, at least you walk away with a really sweet roller coaster. Facebook, what do you have?”

Glenn sees something wrong with the way Facebook’s IPO unfolded, noting the relationship between Facebook, JP Morgan Chase, and the White House.

“I'm not saying you can tie the White House to this but it's all the usual suspects that are involved in this. Obama has a love affair with Zuckerberg and Facebook. Facebook is in bed with the left,” Glenn said. “Obama is also deeply in bed with J.P. Morgan Chase, says Jamie Dimon, one of the greatest CEOs. And J.P. Morgan Chase, even with the scandal that's going on with J.P. Morgan Chase, he's saying they're one of the best.”

“Something's wrong here. Something's wrong. But I'll tell ya, it's the same kind of crap, and we never learn our lesson. Facebook, bigger than ABC Disney? It's bull-crap, and Americans know it, no matter who tries to manipulate us.”

On Thursday's radio program, Grace Smith and her father, Andy, joined Glenn Beck on the phone and provided a first-hand account of Grace's refusal to wear a mask at school.

Smith, 16, began a maskless protest after her school district in Laramie, Wyoming, decided to implement a mask mandate. As a result, Grace received three suspensions, was issued two $500-citations, and was eventually arrested.

"How long were you in jail?" Glenn asked.

Grace said was taken to jail but was never booked nor was she was placed in a jail cell.

Glenn commended Grace's father, Andy, for raising such a "great citizen" and asked if it was Grace's idea to protest. Andy said it was Grace's idea, explaining that they took the position of arguing on the grounds of civil rights rather than the efficacy of wearing a mask.

Grace has since withdrawn from public school and started a home school program. She also told Glenn that she will continue to fight the school district, legally.

You can donate to Grace's legal fund here.

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It seems the Left wants a civil war and some on the Right want a national divorce. The country is split right now unlike anything Glenn Beck has ever witnessed. There are two sides: Those who want to fundamentally change this country and those who believe in KEEPING the experiment of liberty that the Founding Founders intended.

The ideological gap seems impossible to cross, but Glenn explains why he won't secede. David Reaboi, Claremont Institute senior fellow and author of "National Divorce Is Expensive, but It's Worth Every Penny," tells Glenn why a national breakup is not an impossibility just because it will be difficult.

What can we do to fight back … peacefully? How can the states that still believe in the Constitution create pockets of freedom in the shadow of tyranny? On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn answers that and provides a road map to preserving what the Left is trying to destroy.

Finally, James Simpson, author of "Who Was Karl Marx? The Men, the Motives and the Menace Behind Today's Rampaging American Left," provides solutions on the issues the "red states" must unite around before Left and Right America officially call it quits.

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An Afghan interpreter who helped save then-Sen. Joe Biden's life in 2008 was among those stranded in Afghanistan after Biden's troop withdrawal. He has now escaped the country with his family, but not with President Biden's help.

Thanks to private organizations, including The Nazarene Fund, the interpreter and his family have now been rescued.

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A shocking new report by The Daily Wire reveals that the furious father whose arrest at a school board meeting likely sparked the call for the FBI to investigate anti-CRT parents like domestic terrorists was furious for good reasons: The Loudoun County School Board allegedly tried to cover up his daughter's rape.

Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday to discuss the incident and explain why he joined 60 lawmakers in a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland demanding answers for why the FBI is targeting parents.

"We want to know ... what kind of coordination took place between the White House, activist groups and teachers unions, and the Department of Justice," Stewart told Glenn. "Because we have evidence that there was [coordination] and, in fact, that the White House are the ones who initiated this. They asked for these activist groups to write this inflammatory letter to the Department of Justice saying they were 'intimidated' and that they 'felt threatened', giving the Department of Justice Attorney General Garland, the excuse to say, 'Okay, well, we have to respond'."

Stewart went on to say he believes the federal government would only involve the FBI in such an issue if its purpose is to silence and intimidate parents concerned about the "poison" being taught to their kids in school. So, what can he and the other representatives who disagree with the Biden administration's overreach of power do to stop it?

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