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Pony Express Bible Proves How Much America's Priorities Have Shifted Since the 1800s

In 10 or 15 years, will a renewed interest in American history explode? On this episode of The Vault, Glenn and historian David Barton discuss the declining requirements needed for history degrees in American major universities. Will the pendulum swing back? Both Glenn and Barton think so --- and they've got some fascinating stories to tell, including one about a Bible that rode on the famed Pony Express.

Watch the video above for a sneak peek and answers to these historical questions:

• How do we teach children that America changed the world?

• How many Bibles were printed with the Great Seal of the United States?

• How many people rode for the Pony Express --- and did they all carry Bibles?

Watch the full episode on-demand at TheBlaze TV.

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Glenn Beck celebrates the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11

It was only 50 years ago, on July 20th, 1969, that Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong became the first humans to actually set foot on the lunar surface -- something that just ten years prior had been unthinkable. More than 600 million people around the world listened as Armstrong spoke these immortal words: "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." Watch the clip to hear Glenn tell the story and bring the historic day to life.