The FBI is really, really concerned about Jennifer Lawrence’s nude photo leak

Hollywood starlets including Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Ariana Grande, and Kirsten Dunst were among those targeted in a massive nude photo leak that is now being investigated by the FBI. That’s right – with all that is going on the world today, the FBI is devoting its attention to protecting the privacy of Tinseltown’s finest.

“May I ask the question: Why do you need nude photos of yourself. I mean, I know I don't need nude photos of me… God doesn't need those,” Glenn joked on radio this morning. “Question number 2: Out of all of the things the FBI leaps into action on, it's the Hollywood celebrities and their nude photos that have been taken probably by Jeffy?”

Hackers have apparently obtained compromising photos of some 100 celebrtieis, and the initial ‘leak’ of images began appearing on sites like 4chan, Reddit, Twitter, and Tumblr on Sunday. An unnamed official told CNN victims of the hack “have engaged with the FBI,” though an FBI spokeswoman was much less forthcoming.

"The FBI is aware of the allegations concerning computer intrusions and the unlawful release of material involving high profile individuals, and is addressing the matter," FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said Monday. "Any further comment would be inappropriate at this time."

Furthermore, Apple is also looking into the case to determine if the hack was the result of a security flaw in its iCloud storage system.

"We take user privacy very seriously and are actively investigating this report," Apple spokeswoman Natalie Kerris said.

When you consider the scope of NSA surveillance techniques and the types of security breaches banks and major retailers face regularly, one has to wonder who actually thinks there is any expectation of privacy online anymore.

“I got news for you: Anyone who is taking nude photos [is] dumb as a box of rocks,” Glenn said. “If you think this is the end, the word for the future is transparency. There will be no secrets… We think we have privacy, but we don't really have privacy. You won't have privacy in the future. If you are online, it will come out.”

As Glenn explained, there will be an attempt to regulate morality in this particular instance because of the profile of those involved in the scandal.

“Let's not even tie it into politics. Let's do what is called ‘optics.’ That's what this Administration is concerned with… What does it look like? If the FBI would go boots on the ground to find out about privacy violations with anybody else, nobody cares… But this story – Jennifer Lawrence – they care,” Glenn said. “Here's why they're doing it: They're doing is because they're seen doing something to protect Jennifer Lawrence. They're seen as righting the wrongs of poor Jennifer Lawrence.”

If the FBI was truly concerned about violations of privacy, the IRS would be under investigation for the targeting of certain groups. But unlike Lawrence and her fellow Hollywood ‘it’ girls, regular, everyday Americans being targeted is just not as newsworthy.

“You want to talk about violation? How about the violation of privacy and everything else that the FBI should be investigating with independent counsel right now,” Glenn explained. “They should be looking into the IRS. [But] they're not going to do anything. And it has nothing to do with, ‘Well, they're getting their enemies’… That's one reason. The other reason is they can get away with it. Nobody cares. Jennifer Lawrence, everybody cares. She's the 'Hunger Games' girl.”

“You're totally right and that's a societal issue,” Stu concluded. “I mean, this weekend we saw one of our own embassies overrun by terrorists [in Libya] partying in the swimming pool as we've been mocked for how long about Benghazi and the things that went on over there.”

Acclaimed environmentalist and author of "Apocalypse Never" Michael Shellenberger joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to warn us about the true goals and effects of climate alarmism: It's become a "secular religion" that lowers standards of living in developed countries, holds developing countries back, and has environmental progress "exactly wrong."

Michael is a Time "Hero of the Environment," Green Book Award winner, and the founder and president of Environmental Progress. He has been called a "environmental guru," "climate guru," "North America's leading public intellectual on clean energy," and "high priest" of the environmental humanist movement for his writings and TED talks, which have been viewed more than 5 million times. But when Michael penned a stunning article in Forbes saying, "On Behalf of Environmentalists, I Apologize for the Climate Scare", the article was pulled just a few hours later. (Read more here.)

On the show, Micheal talked about how environmental alarmism has overtaken scientific fact, leading to a number of unfortunate consequences. He said one of the problems is that rich nations are blocking poor nations from being able to industrialize. Instead, they are seeking to make poverty sustainable, rather than to make poverty history.

"As a cultural anthropologist, I've been traveling to poorer countries and interviewing small farmers for over 30 years. And, obviously there are a lot of causes why countries are poor, but there's no reason we should be helping them to stay poor," Michael said. "A few years ago, there was a movement to make poverty history ... [but] it got taken over by the climate alarmist movement, which has been focused on depriving poor countries, not just of fossil fuels they need to develop, but also the large hydroelectric dams."

He offered the example of the Congo, one of the poorest countries in the world. The Congo has been denied the resources needed to build large hydroelectric dams, which are absolutely essential to pull people out of poverty. And one of the main groups preventing poor countries from the gaining financing they need to to build dams is based in Berkeley, California — a city that gets its electricity from hydroelectric dams.

"It's just unconscionable ... there are major groups, including the Sierra Club, that support efforts to deprive poor countries of energy. And, honestly, they've taken over the World Bank [which] used to fund the basics of development: roads, electricity, sewage systems, flood control, dams," Micheal said.

"Environmentalism, apocalyptic environmentalism in particular, has become the dominant religion of supposedly secular people in the West. So, you know, it's people at the United Nations. It's people that are in very powerful positions who are trying to impose 'nature's order' on societies," he continued. "And, of course, the problem is that nobody can figure out what nature is, and what it's not. That's not a particular good basis for organizing your economy."

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Dr. Voddie Baucham, Dean of Theology at African Christian University in Lusaka, Zambia, joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to explain why he agrees with Vice President Mike Pence's refusal to say the phrase "Black Lives Matter."

Baucham, who recently drew national attention when his sermon titled "Ethnic Gnosticism" resurfaced online, said the phrase has been trademarked by a dangerous, violent, Marxist movement that doesn't care about black lives except to use them as political pawns.

"We have to separate this movement from the issues," Baucham warned. "I know that [Black Lives Matter] is a phrase that is part of an organization. It is a trademark phrase. And it's a phrase designed to use black people.

"That phrase dehumanizes black people, because it makes them pawns in a game that has nothing whatsoever to do with black people and their dignity. And has everything to do with a divisive agenda that is bigger than black people. That's why I'm not going to use that phrase, because I love black people. I love being black."

Baucham warned that Black Lives Matter -- a radical Marxist movement -- is using black people and communities to push a dangerous and divisive narrative. He encouraged Americans to educate themselves on the organization's agenda and belief statement.

"This movement is dangerous. This movement is vicious. And this movement uses black people," he emphasized. "And so if I'm really concerned about issues in the black community -- and I am -- then I have to refuse, and I have to repudiate that organization. Because they stand against that for which I am advocating."

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On last week's Wednesday night special, Glenn Beck revealed where the Black Lives Matter organization really gets its funding, and the dark money trail leading to a cast of familiar characters. Shortly after the program aired, one of BLM's fiscal sponsors, Thousand Currents, took down its board of directors page, which featured one of these shady characters:

Ex-Marxist professor and author of "Beyond Woke," Michael Rectenwald, joined Glenn Beck on the TV show to fill us in on the suspicious change he discovered on the Thousand Currents webpage and the Communist terrorists who is now helping run the organization. (Fortunately, the internet is forever, so it is still possible to view the board of directors page by looking at a web archive from the WayBack Machine.)

Rectenwald revealed the shocking life history of Thousand Currents' vice chair of the board, Susan Rosenberg, who spent 16 years in federal prison for her part in a series of increasingly violent acts of terrorism, including bombing the U.S. Capitol building, bombing an FBI building, and targeting police for assassination.

"Their whole campaign was one of unbelievably vicious, murderous cop killings, assassinations, and bombings," explained Rectenwald of Rosenberg's terror group known as the May 19th Communist Organization or M19.

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