Is financial catastrophe coming for the economy?

There's a lot of reasons for you to be concerned about the global economy this week. Greece owes a huge payment on their debt and everyone knows they won't be able to pay. A default could trigger a larger financial collapse worldwide, but no one seems to be worried. But will people start paying attention if every single bank account over a certain dollar amount gets a 50% haircut? Glenn spoke with an informant with inside information of what's going on behind-the-scenes, and what he told Glenn should scare everyone.

Glenn said he had a conversation with Tania a few weeks ago, and during their talk he suggested taking all of their money out of the bank because a Cyprus-esque haircut could be coming.

"I said, there's going to come a time where they'll just give everybody a haircut. You have money in the bank, they'll just give you a haircut. And not let you take money out of the bank," Glenn said. " Everybody gets 10 percent to 50 percent. Everybody just loses ten to 50 percent of whatever you have in savings. Whatever you have in the bank. Then they say on top of that, and, by the way, you can no longer withdraw anything more than $5,000, you know, per account. Per month."

Glenn said that he called his "Deep Throat", the insider who told him about TARP the Sunday before it was announced. While in the past he has been able to provide intel on what might be coming, recent events have him completely lost.

"This is the guy who called me the day before TARP was made public. He called me on a Sunday night crying. And he said, I was just in the treasury meeting, and he said, I just got out. They're going to announce something tomorrow. And he said, it's bad. But he convinced me that it had to be done. He said, because we're lights out. If this doesn't happen, we're lights out, he said. And I just walked home in Manhattan. From lower Manhattan to mid-Manhattan. And he said, I was crying all the way because I was looking at the drivers of the car and the people in the cabs and everything else, and he said, they have no idea what's coming our way. Nobody has any idea what's coming," Glenn said. "So he's been talking to me for a long time about what's coming."

"So I'm talking to him and I said, so, tell me how do we get out of this? How do we unravel this situation? And for the very first time he said, I have no idea. I have absolutely no idea. The world is never done this. I've never seen anything like it. He said, what's really disturbing is, everybody on the planet is doing this now. All of the central banks are doing this now. He said, at some point there is a tipping point. And the US dollar is just lights out," Glenn continued.

Stu brought up the debt crisis in Greece and how no one seems concerned that Greece has no money to pay it off.

"We talked about the situation going on in Greece this morning," Stu said. "The markets aren't really reacting to it negatively. They have this giant payment they have to make, and they can't make it. Everybody knows they can't make it. They just assume there will be a last-second deal as there's been the last few times they couldn't make this payment. There's a chance that they can't make this payment and the deal is not struck. Then it's like financial catastrophe for the world. And no one is really even paying attention to it. We've come to the point now where financial catastrophes are like the 12th story in the newscast."

Glenn's "Deep Throat" insists that the IMF and other global financial institutions will not be able to just bail everyone out. In fact, the informant has no idea what will happen, something Glenn has never heard him say before.

Glenn said, "So remember the guy we had on The End of the Dollar, and he said, what will happen is the IMF, or the World Bank will bail everybody out. My Deep Throat guy said, no, not possible. He said, that's just not possible. He said, they don't have the money to do it. He said, so we give them money to do it. So that's a circular thing. He said, that's not even possible. It doesn't even make sense to me. And I said, so where -- how do you -- and he said, I don't know. I don't know. That's significant. That's really truly significant. And like Pat said, so what happens?"

One thing you can't do, apparently, is take your money out of the bank. The Dennis Hastert scandal shined new light on regulations that prevent people from removing more than $10,000 out of their accounts.

"Are we even in America? You want your money, they're not going to give it to you," Glenn said. "Again, that brings us back to, am I the suspect here? Is the average American who is just living their life, are we the suspect? If you have something on me, okay, then get a warrant and show it. But if it's just I'm removing my money from a private institution because I want to go blow it all in Vegas or I just want to put it under my bed. As long as I'm not doing anything illegal with it, it's none of your business what I'm doing."

Glenn predicted that if things don't change, it will be illegal to carry large sums of cash.

On "Glenn TV" this week, Megyn Kelly, host of the "Megyn Kelly Show," told Glenn Beck she believes the Democrats' talk of unity is "all nonsense" and forecasted the "death of journalism" under a Biden administration.

Megyn cited President Joe Biden's unwillingness to make concessions that would help unify Democrats and Republicans as an example of how much he actually cares about unity, and added that, while she's all for lowering the political temperature in America, she also believes there are some personal freedoms that are worth fighting for.

"What's happening substantively is worth fighting for and it's not going to go away just because [Biden] gave a nice speech," Megyn said.

"I will object. I will protect my family and what I think is right over Joe Biden's need for unity, which is false anyway. 'Unify behind my agenda' is not a real call for unity," she added.

Megyn said she believes the Left has reached too far and "awakened a sleeping giant" in reference to the silent majority who should speak up, speak out, and refuse to be silenced any longer.

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As the Senate prepares for former President Trump's second impeachment trial, many are asking whether it's constitutional to try a president after leaving office. Alan Dershowitz, lawyer and host of the of "The Dershow," joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to talk about the legal battles Trump still faces.

Dershowitz said he believes the Senate doesn't have the authority to convict Trump, now that he's a private citizen again, and thus can't use impeachment to bar him from running for office again.

"The Constitution says the purpose of impeachment is to remove somebody. He [Trump] is out of office. There's nothing left to do.
It doesn't say you can impeach him to disqualify him for the future. It says, if you remove him you can then add disqualification, but you can't just impeach somebody to disqualify them," Dershowitz said.

"The Senate can't try ordinary citizens. So once you're an ordinary citizen, you get tried only in the courts, not in the Senate. So it's clearly unconstitutional," he added.

Dershowitz, who served on Trump's legal team during the first impeachment trial, also discussed whether he thinks Trump is legally (or even just ethically) responsible for the Capitol riot earlier this month, and whether those engaging in violence could be considered "domestic terrorists."

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A new, shocking CBS News poll shows that the majority of Americans believe they're facing a new enemy: other Americans.

More than two-thirds of poll respondents said they believe democracy in the U.S. is "threatened," and 54% said "other people in America" are the "biggest threat to the American way of life," rather than economic factors, viruses, natural disasters, or foreign actors.

Will it be possible to unite our nation with statistics like that? On "The Glenn Beck Radio Program," Glenn and Stu discussed the poll numbers and what they mean for our future.

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Countless leaders on the left are now arguing that removing President Donald Trump from office won't be enough — they're now calling for the president's "cult-like" supporters to be "deprogrammed." And it's not just fringe politicians.

During an appearance on "Real Time with Bill Maher" last week, former NBC anchor Katie Couric said, "The question is, how are we going to really almost deprogram these people who have signed up for the cult of Trump."

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Democratic Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi questioned whether the nation needs "a 9/11-type commission" to determine whether President Trump was colluding with Russian President Vladimir Putin "the day that the insurgents invaded our Capitol." Clinton also made sure to include her favorite "deplorables" in her unsubstantiated conspiracy theory:

"But we now know that not just [Trump] but his enablers, his accomplices, his cult members, have the same disregard for democracy," Clinton said to Pelosi.

Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson and New York Times Magazine's Nikole Hannah-Jones agreed that there is a need for "millions of Americans, almost all white, almost all Republicans" to be deprogrammed and punished, during an MSNBC interview last week.

Now, a story from the Washington Post is also preaching that narrative and even added that we need more restrictions for conservatives on social media and in the broadcast industry.

"So now we have to be deprogrammed? We've heard this over and over and over and over again, for months," said Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday. He read through the shocking details of the Washington Post op-ed and discussed the extraordinary dangers of the latest anti-conservative movement in America.

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