Glenn Beck: Dashboard Obama!


Dashboard Obama

GLENN: Introducing the new Dashboard Obama. This is something this is, I wanted to make this, you know, bring it up for the web cam. Stu, can you turn my headphones down? Because they're all distorted. The Dashboard Obama is something that I have wanted to make since he first started running yeah, that's better when he first started running because everybody was saying that he was the, you know, the savior and so we have him what we did is we took the dashboard Jesus and then we put and then we just put Obama's head on it and we made the little thing on his cloak to be a flag. And I love it. It's a little you stick it onto the dashboard and it's got a little spring there. I'm going to put it on my desk because I just think it's I mean, he's your savior. Look to the savior. Obama is my co pilot.

STU: This is legitimate hope and change here really.

GLENN: It is.

STU: When you look at it. I mean, you can make it nod its head, he can say no.

GLENN: Look. He can say, yes, more bailout; no, no to those AIG executives, but I'm going to give even bigger bonuses to the Freddie and Fannie people. (Laughing)

STU: That's a solid product, Glenn.

GLENN: Available now at GlennBeck.com. How much is it? Do you know? Let me go to the studio store. Get your Dashboard Obama now. Go to the store

STU: How much would you pay?

GLENN: How much would you pay?

STU: I'd pay $5,000 for that. Is it $5,000? Anything less than $5,000.

GLENN: No, it's not $5,000.

STU: Really?

GLENN: It's not even $2,000.

STU: You're ridding me!

GLENN: No. People would pay $1,000, but it's not even $1,000.

STU: You're kidding me.

GLENN: Not $100, not $70. Only $59.90 no, how much would you pay, really?

STU: I mean, that's the best

GLENN: Don't answer that question because it actually is $12.95. But wait, there's more. It comes in a box. (Laughing). But wait, there's more. It will be delivered to your house. But wait

STU: Home delivery?

GLENN: Home delivery, but only if you act right now. Go to GlennBeck.com. Click on the studio store and see the Dashboard Obama, now $12.95, sold in stores for as much as $5,989, made of super heavy metal plastic. The Dashboard Obama can be yours but only if you act right now.

I love this. This is actually a prototype. This is all hand painted by little slave children in China. So I put on the very back of the Dashboard Obama, made in China which, you know, I have to have. Made in China. And then I just put... with your money.

STU: And it's true.

GLENN: It is absolutely true.

STU: You are actually paying for the production.

GLENN: You are actually paying for the little slave children to paint his sandals here on the bottom, which is great. So there it is, available now.

STU: That is a hot product. That might be something that I need to have.

GLENN: Oh, I'm putting this on my dashboard well, not this one because this is the prototype. This someday will go into the collection at the Smithsonian next to the Chia pet.

STU: Really?

GLENN: Yes.

STU: Something grand to aspire to.

GLENN: I don't know when they are going to put the Chia pet in the Smithsonian, but they will. And when they do they will say, "But wait, there's more. There's also the Dashboard Obama."

STU: I actually looked right past the point that you were putting the Chia pet in the Smithsonian. I was like, oh, they are not going to put that next to the Chia pet.

GLENN: Yeah, isn't that Archie Bunker's? That's a Chia pet!

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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