A Message from Glenn

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Hi from the road.

It is Sunday and we are on our way to the airport headed toward our next city. Last night in Pittsburgh we opened 'The Christmas Sweater". As I make notes in my journal today, several things will be remembered.

1. The audience at both shows were so kind. The standing ovation when I walked out in the afternoon took me off guard. It was humbling and made the entire show emotionally difficult for me to do. It was like you were just old friends giving me a hug and I just wasn't prepared for that but I can't tell you how much it meant to me. Don, my director was caught off guard as well. He told me last night, he always counts during applause. The average is 8. Outstanding is 13. Show stopper is 20. Yesterday he counted 38. He said he has never seen that happen on Broadway or anywhere else. I think yesterday he finally understood our relationship. He has seen over the months of rehearsal how much I care about and respect you and now he understands: It is mutual. Thank you for your trust and friendship.

2. In the first show, with the mic(S) going out, lights not working etc ... Ooof. It was a tough show. But afternoon audience I meant what I said after it was all over. I know you know that but your reaction to that little 'chat' brought tears to my eyes as well. I just love you people. I am so glad we opened in Pittsburgh.

3. These are going to be the three longest weeks of my life. When I first walked off stage I was emotionally drained and regretted doing this. In fact we talked about refunding all of the money for every show and shutting it down because we all worried about the toll this project would exact from all involved as well as our ability to meet our standards every night. I didn't know how I was going to make it last night for the second show. In fact Monday I will tell you the story about how I tore a muscle in my shoulder during the show. VERY FUNNY ... ONLY WOULD HAPPEN TO ME. :) Emotionally, much tougher than I thought. I thought I had it under control but I think it will be a roller coaster ride every night.

4. Meeting people at the book signing after the show was AMAZING. So emotional for so many. Wow. You really give me strength and hope.

If you have or will see the show, I would love to read or hear your thoughts. Please post them here after you have have experienced "TCS". I would love to hear the good and bad. What you felt, your favorite part, is it what you expected, what did you experience in the audience, what was your conversation on the drive home. And most importantly, was it worth your time and hard earned money. I really hope so, we have never worked harder on anything and as you know this is the most important story of my life. We want to do it right and would love to hear from you about it.

Well we are ready to go. See you in St. Louis.

God bless and Merry CHRISTmas.

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Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin is facing several charges for his role in the death of George Floyd. But attorney Andrew Branca, who specializes in self-defense law, joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday to explain exactly what must be proven in order for those charges to stand.

Did Chauvin act reasonably in the context of the entire situation? Were his actions directly responsible for Floyd's death, or could it be blamed on factors beyond Chauvin's control?

Branca also argued that the prosecutor committed misconduct serious enough for a potential appeal, how political tension makes it "impossible" for a fair trial, why he would vote not guilty, and what sentence Chauvin is facing if the actual jury disagrees.

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From food and job shortages to the prices of building materials "skyrocketing," the world is currently moving into what could be the "perfect storm" for politicians to push for a universal basic income, explained Glenn Beck on the radio program.

"We really need to look at the economy and be prepared for what is coming," Glenn said. "I feel like my job is to warn you of the things that are coming and, when I can, give you ways to navigate around. But at least so you can hear the warning and decide yourself what you're going to do with that."

Glenn explained that now, for the first time, there is a shortage of starter homes and building supplies just as increasing numbers of millennials are in the market. Also, analysts are predicting that shortages of food items and products such as pork, polystyrene, and chlorine could send prices soaring. Then there's the matter of unemployment, kicked off by the COVID-19 pandemic and likely to worsen because of the technological revolution, there are going to be fewer and fewer jobs for people to do.

"We are creating this perfect storm, right now, where universal basic income is going to be embraced by people," Glenn warned. "It's just this nasty cycle that we're beginning, and we're watching it unfold right in front of us."

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More than 100 business leaders and CEOs from some of the world's largest corporations recently met during a Zoom meeting to discuss how they can band together to fight "election integrity laws," like the voting law recently passed in Georgia.

On the radio program this week, Glenn Beck explained how this government-corporation partnership is not only proof of fascism, but it is also demonstrative of how our lives will be under The Great Reset: government and large corporations will work together to set the rules, and the freedoms of the individual American will be squashed.

"I want you to understand ... everything that they have ever said about, 'oh, it's a conspiracy theory' about The Great Reset, you can throw that in the garbage now," Glenn began. "Something happened this weekend that is absolutely unprecedented. I have done this job, for ... I don't even know how many years, almost 50 years, and I've never seen anything like this.

"People that were on the [Zoom] call, they talked about potential ways to show how they opposed the legislation, including ... delaying investments in states. That's blackmail," Glenn continued.

"So these corporations, they're going to act as a — what? A secondary government? ... I don't know. I didn't elect the CEO of Merck. Did you?" he said.

"Corporations [are] openly meeting and coordinating efforts to change laws," Glenn added. "This is fascism, guys! Fascism is when government and corporations work hand in hand. That is fascism."

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A virus has escaped the university labs and is super-spreading through our culture. It's called Critical Race THEORY and what used to be a fringe topic in the academic world is now a dangerous Marxist REALITY infecting our public schools where students are taught the U.S. is a "parasitic system" based on the "invasion" of "white male settlers."

On Glenn TV this week, Glenn Beck exposes how some teachers are being instructed to "cash in on kids' inherent empathy" in order to train them to become "activist intellectuals," starting as early as first grade.

CRT is an absolute toxin to America and Glenn warns that in just one generation the Constitution, freedom, and true equality will be totally destroyed. Yet, any opposition to the spread of this disease is shouted down as racism and bigotry. If Critical Race Theory is not already in your local school curriculum, it will be soon.

Joined by Asra Nomani, Vice President for Strategy and Investigations at Parents Defending Education, Glenn arms you with the facts about CRT so you can stand up to this tyranny in your community.

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