Taylor Swift just shocked the music industry. What happened?

Spotify users hoping to jam out to some Taylor Swift this morning were in for a bit of a shock when they fired up their computers. The popular singer-songwriter pulled her entire back-catalogue from the streaming website, leaving fans left with no choice but (gasp) buy her music. On radio this morning, the guys looked at Taylor's impressive sales and how she's shown industry insiders were wrong to think the days of the multiplatinum superstar were over.

In an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal earlier this year, Swift lumped streaming services like Spotify into the same category as piracy and file sharing. She said, "In my opinion, the value of an album is, and will continue to be, based on the amount of heart and soul an artist has bled into a body of work, and the financial value that artists (and their labels) place on their music when it goes out into the marketplace. Piracy, file sharing and streaming have shrunk the numbers of paid album sales drastically, and every artist has handled this blow differently."

"Music is art, and art is important and rare. Important, rare things are valuable. Valuable things should be paid for," she added.

"[1989] from Taylor Swift will be the third consecutive album of her to sell more than 1 million copies in the first week, the only act ever to earn three, million selling weeks. The only act ever," Glenn said on radio.

"Selling 1 million books doesn't happen anymore, just doesn't happen. Nobody is piling in the big numbers, except for things like 'Walking Dead'," Glenn said.

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As politicians and the mainstream media continue to insist that America is divided and at each other's throats, Dr. Ben Carson has a different message. He joined the "Glenn Beck Podcast" this week to discuss his time in the Trump administration and how we move forward and heal America. Overall, he says, we must realize "Americans are NOT each other's enemies."

Watch the video clip below to catch more of the conversation, or enjoy the full interview with Dr. Ben Carson here.

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Does parody even exist anymore? Filmmaker Ami Horowitz recently went to Yale University to ask students to sign his 'petition' to repeal the U.S. Constitution — and they actually did it!

Ami joined Glenn Beck on "Glenn TV" recently to describe how this wasn't just a few people — this was 65 percent of those he asked, and NO ONE seemed to think it was a bad idea.

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The far left is tearing apart the social fabric of our country in the name of "progress." From its emphasis on government dependency, to the $15 minimum wage, to the embrace of Marxist Critical Race Theory in our schools, the Left is destroying our culture and way of life.

On Glenn TV this week, Glenn Beck spoke with Christopher Rufo, director of the Center on Wealth and Poverty, about the latest insane example of the Marxist lies destroying the minds of our kids: A New York school sent parents a "white identities" chart advocating for "white traitors" and "white abolitionists."

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There is an all-out assault on the social fabric of our country. The kids are NOT all right. In the name of "progress," we're destroying their minds with Marxist lies. In the name of "safety," we're destroying their souls by keeping them locked down.

On his Glenn TV special this week, Glenn Beck takes on the national suicide that the Left is committing by destroying our culture and way of life and how it's also leading to actual suicide of our kids. Experts on the front lines expose how the lies of critical race theory are crippling our children's future and provide tools for parents to fight back.

Finally, Glenn hears from a parent who tragically lost his teen son, who took his own life due to COVID isolation. He has a powerful message for parents, teachers, and politicians who he says are failing our kids.

Watch the special in full below:

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