Bloomberg once again proves he knows nothing about guns

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg once again proved he is clueless when it comes to gun safety, despite the fact he heads the Mayors Against Illegal Guns – an organization that claims to promote gun safety.

Yesterday, Bloomberg held a news conference that reveal the NYPD had carried out the largest gun seizure ever recorded in New York. While it was certainly a momentous occasion, someone clearly forgot to consult a gun safety expert.

“Did you see the picture of Bloomberg with the guns yesterday,” Glenn asked. “All pointed at the audience… There's another thing that's wrong with that picture. I love this.”

“Such an idiot,” Pat joked.

“They are all pointed at the audience, but none of them have open chambers and none of them are locked in the open position. That's basic handgun safety,” Glenn explained. “Got to have that trigger lock. Got to have that trigger lock. And if you're going to have a gun, a semiautomatic weapon like that, you better open that up and make sure that chamber is empty. I've never been handed a gun by any member of the NRA – I've never been given a gun where the slide was not locked back. Never. Never. Never.”

Pat and Stu took special issue with the fact that all of the guns had been lined up to point out toward the audience. While Glenn assured them that the guns would probably not simultaneously shoot, Stu and Pat still found the situation dangerous.

“They specifically pointed every single gun toward the audience,” Pat said. “It's so weird.”

“You know, I would just like to say: It is safe,” Glenn said in a surprising defense of Mayor Bloomberg. “The guns are on the table and they are not going to spontaneously shoot the audience.”

“Why do these safety practices exist then,” Stu inquired. “These are illegal guns. We don't know how they've been modified. The point is you don't ever point a gun unless you want to shoot somebody.”

It should come as no surprise that a newsworthy story receives more media coverage when released on a Monday than a Friday. The reason is in part due to a large number of news-consuming Americans checking out for the week to focus on their weekend plans rather than the news.

On Monday's radio program, Glenn Beck shared information that President Joe Biden decided to release on Friday — when fewer people would notice — regarding the Climate Finance report. This report is marketed to Americans as "A Roadmap To Build a Climate-Resilient Economy." But Glenn believes the report to be Biden's Great Reset warning shot to banks.

In this clip, Glenn warned that if Americans don't stand together, in eight years we all indeed will own nothing. Watch the clip for the full story. Can't watch? Download the podcast here.



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On today's radio program, Glenn Beck was joined by Bill O'Reilly to discuss the top stories of the week.

For O'Reilly, the biggest story this week centered around someone mysteriously missing from mainstream media news reports today: Mark Zuckerberg. Specifically, O'Reilly said it's the 'scandalous' way the Facebook CEO spent nearly $420 million to influence the 2020 election — and did so successfully.

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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.

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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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