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GLENN: The President this week will be in Copen hoggen.

PAT: I thought we weren't going to

GLENN: Having some Häagen Dazs ice cream. Hmmm?

PAT: Just, is it reversed now? It's not Häagen Dazs?

GLENN: What are you talking about?

PAT: It's Häagen Dazs and Copen Häagen Daz hagen? Really?

GLENN: It's always been Häagen Daz and Copenhoggen. You didn't know that?

PAT: No.

GLENN: Do you watch TV ever?

PAT: Well, yeah.

GLENN: I mean, Friday we heard Tucker Carlson. He said Copen hoggen. Today driving in I heard Martha MacCallum. She said this:

MacCALLUM: Right now a major conference is getting underway today in Copenhagen, Copen hoggen, however you want to say it.

PAT: I want to say it Copenhagen!

GLENN: No, it's Copen hoggen. It always has been.

PAT: All right.

GLENN: It's Copen hoggen.

PAT: All right.

GLENN: It's Häagen Daz. That's what you're thinking, I'll have a bowl of Hagen dozz from Copen hoggen.

PAT: That doesn't sound right.

GLENN: Anyway, so Copen hoggen, they are having a climate change summit and it's a good thing that they are bringing 15,000 people from all around the world there. I would think maybe a conference call would be

PAT: Well, it seems more climate friendly.

GLENN: Yeah. How about, how about you have like you know those meetings that they have at, you know, like those meetings they will have at the AMC theatres or something where you are like, all go to the movie theater and you can watch your teleconference thing, you know. You know how they do those things? They also do birthday parties as well.

PAT: Yeah.

GLENN: That would be probably better, don't you think?

PAT: Well, yeah, I think it would be more efficient.

GLENN: Sure.

PAT: Less CO2. But see, the way they are doing it now with the 1200 limousines and the 140 private jets and counting.

GLENN: But these are green jets.

PAT: Of course they are. They are only spewing 40,000 tons of CO2, which is about the equivalent of 30, 30 smaller countries of the world combined, in a year.

GLENN: Yeah, but this one's going to save what are those countries doing?

PAT: Yeah, they are doing nothing.

GLENN: In a year they are doing nothing.

PAT: Yeah. These guys must spew all this carbon because they are going to fix the problem eventually.

GLENN: Sure, you know.

PAT: Not with this agreement because this agreement will do nothing.

GLENN: Now by the way, speaking of doing nothing, remember that guy who's completely harmless called oh, he's our regulatory czar. Oh, Cass... oh, yeah, Sunstein. You know that guy, how he's just, he's harmless. Who did we hear that from? Oh, we heard that from Bennett.

PAT: Oh, Bob Bennett. Yeah, that's brilliant.

GLENN: Yeah, we heard Bennett.

PAT: Brilliant, brilliant man. Senator Bennett, Senator Hatch was okay with it.

GLENN: Senator Hatch also was okay.

PAT: Was pretty much okay. Look, he said he wouldn't

GLENN: He said, he promised us that he is not going to do anything crazy, and he's just a regulatory czar. What harm could he do? I say he's the most dangerous man in America in an administration like this. Why? Well, it was announced over the weekend that President Obama's not going to go to Copen hoggen. Well, he is going to go but he is not going to go for the full week. He was going to go at the beginning. But instead he's going to go for the end.

PAT: Well, he's got to pick up I think he's got to first pick up the Nobel Prize in Oslo, doesn't he, in Norway?

GLENN: No, he is going to do that on a special trip.

PAT: Oh, okay. A special trip?

GLENN: I think so. Isn't he?

PAT: I don't I mean, you would think he would combine because he is so concerned about the

GLENN: No, no.

PAT: intense heat that we're experiencing it.

GLENN: No, don't worry about it. One plane? Well, actually four planes when the President travels. But four planes? That's not going to make a difference. That won't make a difference.

PAT: No.

GLENN: It's other people that anyway, he's you know, everybody's talking about Copen hoggen and what's happening there and healthcare. But the EPA is doing something today. They are saying that, they are declaring that carbon dioxide is a dangerous pollutant. Again let me just explain in case you don't know what carbon dioxide is. This is air (inhaling). This is carbon dioxide (exhaling). That is a dangerous pollutant.

PAT: Every time you breathe out?

GLENN: Every time.

PAT: It's a dangerous pollutant?

GLENN: That's a dangerous pollutant.

PAT: You are poisoning people.

GLENN: Yes.

PAT: Wow.

GLENN: The Environmental Protection Agency is paving the way for the government to require business that emits a carbon dioxide and five other greenhouse gases to make costly changes in machinery to reduce its emissions. Even if congress doesn't pass the pending climate change legislation, the EPA action to regulate emissions could face what is Cass Sunstein's job again?

PAT: Regulate, to regulate things.

GLENN: I don't see how this is related. Anyway, EPA action to regulate emissions could affect the U.S. economy more directly, more quickly than any global deal linked with the Danish capital of Copen hoggen where no binding agreement is expected. Many business groups are opposed to EPA efforts to curb a gas as ubiquitous as carbon dioxide. Definition of ubiquitous would be basically, we're all doing... (inhaling)... this. So it's everywhere. The EPA endangerment finding, quote, could result in a top down command and control regime that would choke off growth by adding new mandates to virtually every major construction and renovation project according to the Chamber of Commerce. The devil will be in the details. No, no. The devil is in the administration. In fact, I believe he holds several titles and several offices. We look forward to working with the government to ensure we don't stifle our economic recovery. Hmmm. Hmmm. Wonder how they are going to do that while regulating... (inhaling)... this.

PAT: That's, it's a fine art. It's a science really. Not an exact science, but they can do it. They can shut down business while keeping the economy healthy and vibrant.

GLENN: No, seriously.

PAT: Don't you have every confidence they can do that?

PAT: Oh, yeah.

GLENN: Every concept. And the interesting thing is we're just watching, we watch, we got the news channels going while we do the show and they were just talking about the snow in Sacramento today. So can you imagine how critical this is that they are taking care of this incredible heat because it's snowing in Sacramento tonight for the first time since 1976. Can you imagine how cold it would be in Sacramento if not for global warming?

GLENN: It would be terrible.

PAT: It would be at 50, 65 below right now.

GLENN: Well, colder than that.

PAT: Probably 150, 160.

GLENN: With all the carbon dioxide that you are putting out right now?

PAT: 230 below, 400, 500 degrees below zero?

GLENN: Going to be amazing, going to be amazing.

PAT: Snowed in Houston, Texas over the weekend.

GLENN: Of course it does. It only proves how hot it is.

PAT: It's so hot, it got cold.

GLENN: Yeah. Have you ever heard of freezer burn? Hello, dummy.

PAT: Duh.

GLENN: Thank you.

PAT: Duh.

GLENN: So my serious question, and I would love to hear an answer: How does this administration or this congress, both sides of the aisle, how do they get re elected or get out of being pariahs when climate change, people understand now. Search for the latest poll on climate change. When they don't believe it. They don't believe in manmade climate change, they don't believe that we can and if they do believe it, they don't believe that we can effect it. So when you regulate through the EPA and Cass Sunstein which, by the way, again, Republicans, I know he gave you his word he is not going to do anything radical. Thank you for that. No, seriously. Boy, you guys are protecting and defending the Constitution of the United States. No, you were on that one, you were... or not. When they are choking our business to death, when jobs are being lost left and right. You know we were just talking about the healthcare debate off the air and Pat said, they are saying that 14,000 people a day are losing their healthcare. And I said, probably right . How is that right? Add it up. 365 days a year. We've lost over four million jobs since in the last ten months. We've lost over four million jobs since this President took office.

PAT: So extend that another two months and that's about the 5.1 million healthcare coverage losses that we experience in a year.

GLENN: Right.

PAT: From people losing their jobs.

GLENN: Right. They are saying people losing their healthcare. No, people coincidentally the same number of people are losing their jobs! When that gets worse, and it will, when that gets worse, when we have created a system that is, it's impossible to create new jobs, when you have a system that is controlled centrally in Washington, when you have spending so far out of control and taxes so unbelievably high and healthcare that is nowhere near what Americans are used to, how do you expect to get elected again? I would love to hear someone's exit strategy. When they jam these things through, which I believe they will, when they jam them through remember, healthcare is lower in its approval rating now than Hillary Care was. And Hillary Care everybody knew politically was a, it was a pariah. You had to get away from Hillary care. They are pushing it through! When they do that and cap and trade or the union card check bill, or it will be all of these will be a compromise. But the result will be exactly the same. When you do this and you are shipping our wealth overseas and people are experiencing Great Depression like poverty, how do you stay elected? I'd like to know. People are, people are about to completely wake up on healthcare. They are about to completely wake up on cap and trade and the global climate thing. You have these, all of these scientists that are playing games and doctoring all of their information and wrecking people's reputations because they speak out against it. I mean, doesn't any of this sound familiar? Tea party people, isn't that what they're doing to you? You speak out against it. They dismiss you. Then they smear you. Then they call you Holocaust denier or, you know, these signs with the Nazi posters. Everything else, they are doing the same thing! It is the same pattern over and over and over again. And Americans are waking up.

Let me tell you something. I'm going to be ringing a bell for the next year. I'm going to be ringing a bell on this debt. I am going to tell you, I'm going to show you the exit plan. I'm going to show you how you protect yourself as best I can on this economy. But I'm going to keep ringing this bell and ringing this bell and ringing this bell. Well, when it happens, it will be exactly like it was the last time I rang the economic bell. And except there are a lot of people that believe me now. There was nobody that believed me. I rang the bill. Nobody believed me. As soon as it started happening, people went, whoa, whoa, whoa, whoa, wait a minute, what? And my ratings went up and people started listening and started saying, okay, wait a minute, wait a minute, wait a minute, this guy isn't a complete and total joke. I ring this bell for the next year and these things start to come down the pike. And I don't know how long it's going to take. It could take two years, could take two years, could take five years. I have no idea. But they're coming. And when they do, how are the politicians going to get around. Because people will know the truth. And the truth is, we've been set up, gang. We've been set up by these politicians. They want power, they want money. They have sold us a bill of goods. The whole time they are telling us, no, it's deficit neutral. The whole time: No, it won't destroy healthcare. The whole time: It will help build jobs. They're lying to you! And it will come out. It's only a matter of time, and I think it's going to happen quickly. When it does, what's their exit strategy? How do they save themselves? I don't have an answer. Every answer I come up with I don't like. I'd like you know that there are politicians. There are politicians. There are consultants. There are the Karl Roves of the world. There are the James Carvilles of the world. That, no, triangulate, triangulate, triangulate, leave yourself an out. There is no out. There is no out. There is no triangulation going on. Why? What's the strategy? Are they this stupid? That's what I think that's what people like Karl Rove and James Carville will say: Well, they just think that it's going to work. I don't think so. I don't think so. I'm not a Harvard educated, you know, book carrying, book reading kind of guy. So what do I know? It ain't gonna work. And Americans in their guts know it.

I was talking to a friend of mine who's a financial advisor, a guy who actually put me up against the wall a year ago. And he said threw me up against the wall: "I used to make fun of you. How did you know?" I said, I know because I don't look at it like a sacred society like you do. I look at it with common sense. Nobody in your business is doing that. "Oh, we've got systems. Oh, you don't know. We've got systems." I talked to him and I said, what are people saying now? He said, "Glenn, people know. They know in their gut something's not right." What's your exit strategy, White House? What is the exit strategy? I can only really come up with ones that just say, well, we are going to demonize and we're going to split the country apart even more and we're going to call all these people that speak out against us even worse names than we already call them now. I can't think of a way other than grabbing power or grabbing people. Help me! I want to know.

Nobody puts all their eggs in one basket as a politician on something this risky and just says, well, it's going to work out, absolutely, positively. What's Plan B?

We've heard a lot about critical race theory lately, and for good reason: It's a racist ideology designed to corrupt our children and undermine our American values. But most of what we see are the results of a process that has been underway for decades. And that's not something the mainstream media, the Democrat Party, and even teachers unions want you to know. They're doing everything in their power to try and convince you that it's no big deal. They want to sweep everything under the rug and keep you in the dark. To fight it, we need to understand what fuels it.

On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn Beck exposes the deep-seated Marxist origins of CRT and debunks the claims that it's just a harmless term for a school of legal scholarship. Newsweek opinion editor Josh Hammer joins to argue why we must ban critical race theory from our schools if we want to save a very divided nation.

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On the radio program Monday, Glenn Beck blasted the Democrats — and anyone else on the left — who have been so eager to open our southern U.S. border for the past several months, but also willing to turn a blind eye to the Cuban people in need of help today.

"While we are welcoming people from any country, all over the world, without any kind of information, and setting them into our country, putting them on American planes paid for by American taxpayers," Glenn began. "And our Coast Guard Cutters are turning these [Cuban] people away. Shame on you! Shame on you!"

Glenn said that he's "sick and tired" of hearing about "brave" leftist activists like Colin Kaepernick, who protest the America flag while wearing Che Guevara and Fidel Castro t-shirts. Meanwhile, the Cuban people are risking their lives by taking to the sea to escape their oppressive regime and come to America.

"Anybody who glorifies Che doesn't know their ass from their elbow. You can't call them a human rights activist. You're protesting the American flag, because you so deeply believe in the right to be free? And yet, you wear a Che T-shirt?" Glenn said.

Glenn went on to argue that, even though the left has "bastardized" the meaning of our country, he still believes America is the best nation on Earth. In fact, he'd give up his citizenship "in a heartbeat" if another country could prove to be better, more noble, and more free. But no other nation exists like ours, he said, which is why it's so imperative we fight for freedom here, in Cuba, and around the world.

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There's a new "reality" spreading, and the mere act of questioning it has become incredibly dangerous, Wall Street Journal investigative journalist Abigail Shrier told Glenn on the most recent episode of "The Glenn Beck Podcast."

Shrier's book, "Irreversible Damage: The Transgender Craze Seducing Our Daughters," exposes the radical gender activism that — like critical race theory — has overtaken our children's schools and culture. But even worse, she warned, it could end your parental rights for good.

Shrier made it clear she is by no means "anti-trans," but simply speaking up against the extremes of this new "reality" has made her enemy No. 1 to many activists. Her book has been bashed so hard by the Left that Target has stopped selling it twice, Amazon once banned ads for it, and the American Booksellers Association even called sending it to others "a serious, violent incident."

In the clip below, Shrier explained why she believes "there may be no hope for the public school system."

"You have teachers behaving like activists across the country who have no interest in actually teaching. They believe their job is to remake your child," she asserted. "We're seeing so much evidence of that, I think it's fair to say that it may be too deeply rooted in the ideology being taught in public school. I'm not sure that the public school system is redeemable at this point."

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What is actually in Texas' new GOP-led voting bill? Nearly every Texas House Democrat fled the state to block its passage, calling it racist and oppressive, and President Joe Biden backed them as well.

But Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Friday to set the record straight and call out the lies: All of these claims are "completely false." He also explained his promise to "arrest" the Texas House Democrats when they return to the Lone Star State.

"What is in the bill is completely different than what they're saying, what Kamala Harris is saying, what President Biden is saying. What's in the bill actually increases the number of hours that people have to vote in the state of Texas. In the state of Texas, we have at least 12 days of early voting, and we are adding hours to those days. And on top of that, we are giving people time off from work to be able to vote. Bottom line, we're making it easier to vote in the state of Texas," Gov Abbott explained.

"In comparison, Delaware — the state that President Biden votes in — has exactly zero hours of early voting," he added. "That said, there is one thing that we're doing in the state of Texas, and that is we're making sure we tighten the reins on mail-in ballots that can lead to voter fraud. And it's not me saying that. It's a federal judge, appointed by Barack Obama, in Corpus Christi, Texas, who wrote in a legal opinion that voter fraud occurs, quote, in abundance as it concerns mail-in ballots. We know. Texans know. There is fraud in mail-in ballots in the state of Texas. It must be fixed. That's one thing we're trying to do. That being said, all these claims that we're denying people the right to vote and yada, yada, yada, are completely false."

Abbott went on to discuss the much-debated voter ID laws in Texas and to explain why Democrats insist on calling basic voter ID requirements "racist."

"When Democrats do not have truth on their side, they resort to one single word and that is 'racism' ... Texas implemented voter ID almost a decade ago, and when we went through that fight, what word did they use? Racism," he said. "Guess what? After Texas imposed voter ID requirements in the state of Texas, there have been more people voting and more people of color who went to vote. Voting didn't get harder. It got easier and more abundant in the state of Texas. And so, once again, Democrats have absolutely no legal standing, other than to say, 'racism.'"

Glenn asked Gov. Abbott to explain his pledge to "arrest" the Democratic lawmakers that fled once they return to Texas.

"Let me explain how this works. So, whenever there is a break of quorum, which is what is happening now — meaning there is not a sufficient number of people who are showing up to the Texas House of Representatives for the Texas House to engage in business. Whenever there's a quorum break like that, the House issues what's called a 'call on the House.' And when that happens, the sergeant-at-arms is authorized to work with the Texas Department of Public Safety, to — you can call it arrest, apprehend, whatever you want to call it — any of the members who are not in the Texas House of Representatives and bring them to the Texas House where they will be 'cabined' with no ability to leave the Texas House chamber, without a permission slip from the speaker."

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