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GLENN: From high above Times Square in Midtown Manhattan, third most listened to show in all of America. Hello, you sick twisted freak. Let me go to Tim in Atlanta right off the bat and because he was he's been watching the mainstream media this morning and he says he's frustrated. Hello, Tim, welcome.

CALLER: Hey, Glenn. Thank you so much for taking my call.

GLENN: Sure.

CALLER: I am completely blown away this morning by the lack of coverage not only of the 9/12 march that had an estimated half a million plus, march on Washington plus the lack of coverage of the ACORN scandal. How are we going to overcome the media?

GLENN: This is so great, Tim, this is so great. You don't have to worry about it. The media is pounding nail after nail after nail into their own coffin right now. The American people are waking up. It doesn't matter. Even if the Washington Post wouldn't have covered it, everybody in Washington that needs to know, the people are awake, they know. It doesn't matter if it was covered at all. The people that needed to hear that message, believe me, heard the message. If you go overseas, you start to look at some real numbers, overseas the London Telegraph is now saying that the number is over a million.

CALLER: Oh, my gosh.

GLENN: They quote a source from the Park Service, the National Park Service saying that it is the largest march on Washington ever.

CALLER: Oh, my gosh.

GLENN: And they also quote somebody in the White House saying that the White House was shocked at the number. Now, you're not going to get that in the mainstream press here in America, but that's what the Daily Mail is reporting today.

Now, everybody in Washington knows, and the great thing is America now understands. America now knows that America is awake. It is the best news ever. America is awake.

So don't worry about what you see in the mainstream media. Start keeping track of who you can trust and who you can't. You know, I said, when was it, last Wednesday maybe when this ACORN stuff started to come out, I wondered why nobody would cover the Van Jones story when it happened. I asked for answers. I just wanted somebody to answer the question: How much power does this guy have, who let him into the White House, what does all of this mean for the policies of the president. If he's denied the communist ties and everything else, then let us know. How many times on the air did I say please, I want to be wrong? Do you remember that, Pat?

PAT: Over and over again.

GLENN: I mean, you and I talked about it afterwards. I don't think I've ever heard anybody on television say I want to be wrong, please, give me the other answer. Nobody would. Nobody did it. So Van Jones goes away in the middle of the night. Nobody reported. I think the Washington Post reported one story on it. New York Times only reports the story that he's gone. None of the and nobody still today is actually reporting on the communist thing, none of them.

PAT: They just don't buy it. Oh, yeah, sure. If they mention it at all, which they usually don't, it was like, oh, he was communist in the Nineties, he's changed his mind.



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GLENN: When?

PAT: When.

GLENN: I'd like to know when. Show me the videotape, show me. Okay, the next thing is then we started on ACORN. ACORN, we have and wait until tomorrow. I know there's a videotape out today that's showing the corruption in New York, and we're going to play some of the videotape for you today. But we're not going to spend a lot of time on it because tomorrow will boggle your mind. It will take a full hour on television tomorrow just to go through the tape and that's not the whole tape. And you will not believe what I'll show you tomorrow.

So we started showing this. I said, I think it was last Wednesday or Thursday, I don't remember what day, I always knew that the press was biased but now, America, you need to understand that the press is complicit. The press is so deeply in bed that there is, there is no bias here. Bias is two people watch an accident and one says, "No, the car no, no, no, that guy, he swerved and he hit him first." And the other guy goes, "No, I saw it from a different angle; I'm telling you it happened the other way." There's bias, and that bias comes from your life experience and everything else. This isn't bias. This is complicit. There's no other way to read this. When you look at the ACORN thing how is it? Tax dollars are at stake. The IRS should be investigating them. The teachers union has given $1.2 million to ACORN, I think just this year. Now, we have ACORN officials in three cities now is it three or is it four? Three cities. I think three cities.

PAT: Yeah.

GLENN: Three cities, going after where a guy dressed as a pimp and a woman dressed as a hooker go in and say, hey, I'm a pimp and I'm a hooker and we need to buy a house. They're using tax dollars to advise them on how to cheat on their taxes and be able to get a loan for their house so they can set up a brothel of 13 year old girls who are illegal aliens from El Salvador. And the news doesn't report on it. That's not "I grew up in a different circle of friends and I have a different point of view." That is "I'm lying to you. I will no longer I cannot be trusted to tell you the truth."

Do you remember I've been saying for how many months the paradigm is about to change. Gang, we're here. The paradigm is changing right now and unless the mainstream media begins to understand this, unless the mainstream media understands, there are only going to be there's only going to be one side standing in the end of this. There's only going to be the side of the mainstream media that is currently feeding you not bias but out and out lies, complicit lies. They're going to be the ones standing in the end, or people that are telling you the truth on both sides, for and against, the people who are willing to say, "Okay, look, I was wrong on this one but I'm right on this one." It's either going to be some sort of a spooky 1984 world that we live in where 2 plus 2 equals 7 if they tell you to, or we're going to restore this thing. And I am betting on the restoration of this country because the truth will always set you free. The only thing that will stop it is an event. The only thing that will stop it is some nut job doing something and this government making the case that, well, we've just, we've got to take control, we've got to take control. We've got to take the guns, we've got to take control, we've got to do this, we've got to do that. Some nut this is why, you know, the media can say whatever they want. "Oh, Glenn Beck, he's..." did you see the story in, what was it, the New York Daily News yesterday, Stu, where the spooky thing about Glenn Beck is he's stirring his people up into anger and hatred and he just wants them to shoot people. Did you see that go ahead. Somewhere between 50,000 and two million people? I know that's a hard window to figure out how much it was. Somewhere between 50,000 and two million people came to the mall on Saturday? Did you notice there was no violence?

STU: Well, there were all those shootings.

GLENN: No.

STU: There was the bazookas? Remember that bazooka attack?

GLENN: The streets of Washington D.C. probably have never been safer in the last 20 years than they were this weekend.

PAT: Or cleaner.

GLENN: Cleaner.

PAT: Everybody cleaned up after themselves.

STU: Well, but all those Chinese throwing stars, the attacks.

GLENN: No, they didn't have that.

STU: That didn't happen?

PAT: No, they didn't have that yesterday, uh uh.

GLENN: So don't worry about the media. The media you know what? I

PAT: Those are cool, though.

GLENN: I felt

PAT: I like Chinese throwing stars.

GLENN: I felt about a month ago there is no need to hype, there's no need to be always err I've said this to the staff. When in doubt, leave it out. If we don't know, if we can't verify it. You want stuff taken out of context or what may have been taken out of context on things like Van Jones? Oh, I could have done 1400 hours on that. When in doubt, leave it out. And the reason why we did that is because I have a strong impression that the truth will set you free. And these people will implode on they are going to collapse on their own weight. The media is going to collapse on its own weight. NBC is going to go down. They are just, they are going to go down either that, or they're going to be the state run media. But they are never going to

STU: Going to be? Like what would they need to do to make themselves more would they need to be

GLENN: They would have to erase everybody else's freedom of speech and the government just seizes control.

STU: So you are saying that

GLENN: Maybe BBC1.

STU: So they just need to be the only media. They wouldn't have to change their coverage. They would just

GLENN: They are the only media, right. So they are betting, I think, on you know, I don't know. I don't know what they are betting on. But they are either going to go down all the way, because they are not going to change their ways.

Fox News host Greg Gutfeld joined Glenn on "The Glenn Beck Podcast" this week to talk about his new book, "The Plus: Self-Help for People Who Hate Self-Help."

Greg admits he is probably the last person who should write a self-help book. Nevertheless, he offers his offbeat advice on how to save America during what has become one of the most tumultuous times in history, as well as drinking while tweeting (spoiler: don't do it).

He also shares his "evolution" on President Donald Trump, his prediction for the election, and what it means to be an agnostic-atheist.

In this clip, Greg shares what he calls his "first great epiphany" on how dangerous cancel culture has become.

"I believe that cancel culture is the first successful work-around of the First Amendment," he said. "Because freedom of speech doesn't protect me from my career being ruined, my livelihood being destroyed, or me getting so depressed I commit suicide. Cancel culture is the first successful work-around of freedom of speech. It can oppress your speech with the scepter of destruction. We don't have freedom of speech anymore."

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Dr. Simone Gold joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Thursday to set the record straight about hydroxychloroquine -- what it is, how it works, and the real reason for all the current controversy surrounding a centuries-old medication.

Dr. Gold is a board certified emergency physician. She graduated from Chicago Medical School before attending Stanford University Law School. She completed her residency in emergency medicine at Stony Brook University Hospital in New York, and worked in Washington D.C. for the Surgeon General, as well for the chairman of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources. She works as an emergency physician on the front lines, whether or not there is a pandemic, and her clinical work serves all Americans from urban inner city to suburban and the Native American population. Her legal practice focuses on policy issues relating to law and medicine.

She is also the founder of America's frontline doctors, a group of doctors who have been under attack this week for speaking out about hydroxychloroquine during a news conference held outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington D.C.

On the program, Dr. Gold emphasized that the controversy over hydroxychloroquine is a "complete myth."

"Hydroxychloroquine is an analogue or a derivative of quinine, which is found in tree bark. It's the most noncontroversial of medications that there is," she explained.

"It's been around for centuries and it's been FDA-approved in the modern version, called hydroxychloroquine, for 65 years. In all of that time, [doctors] used it for breast-feeding women, pregnant women, elderly, children, and immune compromised. The typical use is for years or even decades because we give it mostly to RA, rheumatoid arthritis patients and lupus patients who need to be on it, essentially, all of their life. So, we have extensive experience with it ... it's one of the most commonly used medications throughout the world."

Dr. Gold told Glenn she was surprised when the media suddenly "vomited all over hydroxychloroquine", but initially chalked it up to the left's predictable hatred for anything President Donald Trump endorses. However, when the media gave the drug Remdesivir glowing reviews, despite disappointing clinical trial results, she decided to do some research.

"[Remdesivir] certainly wasn't a fabulous drug, but the media coverage was all about how fabulous it was. At that moment, I thought that was really weird. Because it's one thing to hate hydroxychloroquine because the president [endorsed] it. But it's another thing to give a free pass to another medicine that doesn't seem that great. I thought that was really weird, so I started looking into it. And let me tell you, what I discovered was absolutely shocking," she said.

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According to the mainstream media's COVID-19 narrative, the president is "ignoring" the crisis.

On tonight's "Glenn TV" special, Glenn Beck exposes the media's last four months of political theater that has helped shape America's confusion and fear over coronavirus. And now, with a new school year looming on the horizon, the ongoing hysteria has enormous ramifications for our children, but the media is working overtime to paint the Trump administration as anti-science Neanderthals who want to send children and teachers off to die by reopening schools.

Glenn fights back with the facts and interviews the medical doctor Big Tech fears the most. Dr. Simone Gold, founder of America's Frontline Doctors, stands up to the media's smear campaign and explains why she could no longer stay silent in her fight against coronavirus fear.

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It's high time to leave the partisan politics behind and focus on the facts about face masks and whether or not they really work against COVID-19.

On the radio program Tuesday, Glenn Beck spoke with Drs. Scott Jensen and George Rutherford about the scientific evidence that proves or disproves the effectiveness of mask wearing to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Then, Dr. Karyln Borysenko joined to break down where the massive political divide over masks came from in the first place.

"I think if we were to talk about this a couple months ago, I might have said, 'Well, there's the science of masks, and there's the emotions of masks.' But, unfortunately, there's something in between," Jensen said. "I would have thought that the science of masks would have to do with the physics of masks, so I did a video a couple months ago where I talked about the pore side of a cotton mask or a surgical mask."

He explained that properly worn masks can help reduce the spread of virus particles, but cautioned against a false-sense of security when wearing a mask because they are far from providing complete protection.

"If you have a triple-ply mask, the pore size will end up being effectively five microns. And five microns, to a COVID-19 virus particle, is 50 times larger. That's approximately the same differential between the two-inch separation between the wires of a chain-link fence, and a gnat," Jensen explained.

"But now what we're seeing is if we have some collision of COVID-19 viral particles with the latticework of any mask ... if you're breathing out or breathing in and the viral particles collide with the actual latticework of a mask, I think intuitively, yes, we can reduce the amount of virus particles that are going back and forth."

Dr. Rutherford said masks are essential tools for fighting COVID-19, as long as you wear them correctly. He laid out the three main reasons he believes we should all be wearing masks.

"So, we're trying to do three things," he said. "First of all, we're trying to protect the people around you, in case you are one of the 60% of people who have asymptomatic infection and don't know it. The second thing we're trying to do is to protect you. The third thing we're trying to do is, if you get infected, you'll get infected at a lower dose, and then you're less likely to develop symptoms. That's the threefer."

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