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VOICE: And now another scenario in which common sense was clearly not applied.

GLENN: Okay, today's story could have been easily avoided with about two minutes of thought and if the participants involved had listened to this program, they would have heard the common sense and they would have had the two minutes of thought and then from day number one we have been talking about this story and telling you that this was just not possible. In fact, it was going to end in destruction. Didn't take a genius to see it, but it's finally happened. Billy Joel and his wife Katie Lee are calling it quits after four years of marriage. I mean, I just have to rack up yet another prediction made in my magazine Fusion. If you need evidence, you can find if you are a Fusion subscriber you know yet another wouldn't you say, Stu, yet another prediction on this program.

STU: I like to wreck your predictions but this one was clearly right by you.

GLENN: This one was clearly common sense would tell you that a 56 year old man marrying a 23 year old is bad enough.

STU: Disgusting.

GLENN: But when it's a 56 year old aging celebrity marrying a 23 year old college chick, the chances are slim to none, wouldn't you say, Stu?

STU: What is going on with this country?

GLENN: I mean, it just doesn't happen, you know. She's going to want to go out to parties and experience things and he's just going to want to stay home and relax. I mean, he's 60, for crying out she's 27. She's in the prime of her life.

STU: Insane.

GLENN: She's going to be stuck going to bed like at 6:00 at night after an early bird and you know when the newness wears off in a relationship sometimes, you know, you see things that you didn't see before. And if the relationship isn't solidly grounded like it wasn't in this case, you know, the 23 year old college girl was in awe of one of the most influential musicians of all time and perhaps not making the most rational decision. I think he was a dirty old man, don't you think?

STU: Anybody can see that, Glenn.

GLENN: Anybody can see that.

STU: Anyone.

GLENN: Once she's over the celebrity thing, I mean, then it's have you seen Billy Joel? I mean, Brad Pitt he ain't.

STU: This is a really good point by you and this observation has been so consistent.

DAN: Uh huh, yep.

STU: Dan, we're just trying to finish this break real quick.

DAN: You do that.

GLENN: Some people made an excuse for the couple saying they seem to be in love, why not get married, she's in college, she's smart enough to know what she's doing.

STU: Idiots.

GLENN: Age difference doesn't matter... those people were dumb. Clearly it did matter. What 27 year old wants to be at home playing shuffleboard, you know, in bed by 6:00. Nobody. Obviously Katie Lee didn't want to.

STU: It's a disgrace to our founding fathers.

GLENN: If she just would have listened to me and to Stu, just use some common sense, this marriage, you know, which is really, was a compact that was made in some sort of sleazy, dirty old man porn store.

STU: Preposterous sham, Glenn.

GLENN: It would have been avoided. What were you saying, Dan?

DAN: Are you done with the segment?

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DAN: This is a

GLENN: If you are a regular listener of this program, this is, what, a five year

DAN: Not quite five years. Four, a little four. They didn't quite make it five, Glenn.

GLENN: Yeah.

STU: It's 2004, right?

DAN: October.

STU: October.

GLENN: And I have to tell you this is something that has been driving me crazy because Dan first of all, he's always changing the argument.

DAN: Well

GLENN: Yes. Yes, you are.

DAN: I stand by the ones I've made, though, over the years.

STU: He stands by the ones that he would like to

GLENN: You've made everything. You've made every possible statement on this.

DAN: You have kind of also backtracked a little, my friend, from being so hardlined for it and you kind of backed off a little bit, if I, you know, heard the clips.

STU: We have listened to some of the back audio and there's

GLENN: Do we have the back audio?

STU: We do have some first.

STU: Dan, if we can start of clip 4

GLENN: This is a four year argument, for anybody who's this is a four year argument.

DAN: And I'd just like to point out for the record now that the argument now has lasted longer than the marriage.

STU: All right. So this starts off, it started off off the air. This is the first appearance on the air of the argument. Go ahead, Dan.

GLENN: Coming out of Dan Andros, our technical director on the program, he was in the office and he said, when this story broke I think on Monday, Dan came into my office and said, "You think this is gross, don't you? This is..." what were the words, Stu, he used?

STU: The quotes were gross, disgusting and hell.

GLENN: Yes. Married Billy Joel marrying a 23 year old hottie, that's got to be hell. If that's hell, could you please be Satan? If that's your version of hell, I want who nominates Dan for Satan! (Laughing). Can somebody second the motion to make Dan Satan? Because being married to 23 year old hotties, I think I could do it for all eternity.

STU: If that's hell, church just got a lot less popular.

GLENN: All right. So

DAN: You guys are so cute.

GLENN: So you really, you really thought, Dan, that this was gross.

DAN: Yes. Now, let me clarify. May I talk down for just a second?

GLENN: Go ahead, John Edwards, talk to you.

DAN: Oh, this is funny, the clip just ended right there before my explanation.

GLENN: Yeah. So here's Clip 2. What is Clip 2?

STU: This is well, it was actually a strange part to get that cut off. Basically there was Dan's explanation to that after a clarification. A clarification meaning it's not necessarily what he said the first time.

DAN: Because that was your telling of what I said in the meeting. My clarification was that, no, it is not I don't think it's obviously like any man would want to

STU: Yes.

DAN: Would like to have relations with a

GLENN: Why can't you finish any of these sentences, Dan? I don't think it's I mean why can't you finish any sentence on this?

STU: He was for this marriage the whole time.

GLENN: Say it. Say it. Say it, Dan. You don't think that a 60 year old man having a relationship with a 23 year old girl is gross.

DAN: No.

GLENN: Say it.

DAN: Look

GLENN: Say it.

DAN: What I'm going to say

GLENN: Say it.

DAN: No.

GLENN: He won't say it.

DAN: What I'm going to say is obviously thoughts of sleeping with a 23 year old hottie is great, but the marriage was going to be hell eventually because they had nothing in common. There's no possible way these two had enough in common at all.

GLENN: Argue this one more time. You don't know that. Obviously it turned out right but you don't know that.

STU: Again this argument turned into is it possible for a very old you know, the central argument was never for Billy Joel specifically. It was about a very older man and a younger woman. And Dan, eventually and again we've backed off on this both ways. But that is it possible. And Dan basically said, no. We basically said it's unlikely but possible. And that's basically where this thing settled.

GLENN: And I still settle on it's unlikely.

STU: Very unlikely.

GLENN: You've got 40 years of history that are just gone on top of, what, nine years difference? I think Tania's nine years different than me and what was it we were talking about the other day?

STU: There's no way that's lasting.

GLENN: Not for ages. And she's like Woodrow Wilson again! We were talking about something the other day and she didn't pick up on the reference and I'm just like, oh, my gosh. Can you imagine 40 years difference?

STU: Now, I will give Dan credit here as his clarification essentially was that she was going to want to go out to Britney Spears concerts and he was going to want to stay home and play shuffleboard. And according to reports, that is exactly the reason they broke up.

DAN: Yes, thank you.

STU: Is that she wanted to be the kind of party girl and, well, she was also apparently cheating with some fashion designer.

DAN: No way. She was cheating on the 60 year old husband? Uh uh!

STU: And so I will give Dan credit, although the way he's presenting it now I would like to take it away, but I will give Dan credit on this argument.

DAN: Come on.

STU: Because I'm giving you credit.

DAN: I get one prediction right.

STU: I'm giving you I'm giving you credit.

GLENN: Dan, you and I you ready for this? This is what I said to Stu this morning. We were in the morning meeting and I said, "So let's see. I got the economy thing. Dan's got Billy Joel's marriage. Stu, what are you good at predicting?

STU: Nothing is the way that's what I'd like to

GLENN: There's really nothing there. There's really nothing there.

STU: And really when you look at it, I mean, no offense, Dan, but between the economy and Billy Joel's marital status, I think I'd take the economy looking at my 401(k). But I will say

GLENN: But you know what, Dan? Looking at his arguments against my economy prediction and your Billy Joel prediction, he's got we each have one right.

DAN: Yeah, we got something.

GLENN: He's got them both wrong.

STU: I've got to find something now. I need to find something I've been right over the past 20 years and I will dig it up. I think I need to find something.

GLENN: All right. Don't look long at the vegetarian thing.

STU: No, I will not. Here's the second clip where we're talked about the this is 2004 Clip 2, Dan, where we're talking about true love versus age. Clip 2, 2004.

DAN: She's going to be 38 when he's 70 and wetting his pants and she's in the prime of her life.

STU: She's an adult.

DAN: What happens when he puts on one of his songs and she's like, oh, I love oldies, they're awesome, and he's playing Uptown Girl?

GLENN: She was 5 when it was written, she was 5 when he wrote that.

STU: The problem is, and I'm not trying to make the argument that it's the best scenario but Dan's looking at it in such a mathematical way. Love is not a mathematical thing.

GLENN: Oh, please.

STU: It's not something I guarantee you, I mean, Dan is married to his beautiful wife Tara. If they had met and had the same connection, he would not feel this way. He just feels

GLENN: I think without money or fame, they wouldn't have met. You never see this, you never see this without fame or money.

STU: I don't think that's true.

GLENN: Come on.

DAN: Not much.

GLENN: Tell me where you've seen somebody who's poor

STU: Well, the ones that they don't look like Billy Joel, poor, not famous and has a hot 23 year old.

DAN: Funny how true love never seemed to intervene in those situations.

STU: I would say people who are artists and teachers. I've seen it with teachers.

GLENN: Okay, not that it when it doesn't end in jail.

STU: Michael Jackson, clearly a

GLENN: When it doesn't end in jail.

STU: No, I'm just saying that you can it can occur. It doesn't necessarily occur all the time.

GLENN: Show me examples in real life.

STU: They don't cover an unknown people on TV when they get married.

GLENN: No, no. In your life tell me when you have ever seen that, when you've met someone, you know anybody where that's happened, where they are regular people.

STU: How many years apart?

DAN: 32.

GLENN: 32 years. That's not happening in real life.

STU: I mean, my mom and my stepfather are about 20 years apart. Is that enough? Neither one are rich.

GLENN: Okay, 20, that's on the edge there. I do have to you know, and I think my folks are I think my folks are about 12 or 15 years apart.

STU: And let's be honest. Dee, she's hot. Your dad's wife.

GLENN: Hey, that's disturbing. That's let me ask you this.

STU: The update to this, by the way

GLENN: This is what I was going to ask.

STU: The update to this story here now in 2009 is my mom and my stepfather are getting divorced.

GLENN: Dan?

DAN: Yeah.

GLENN: Just sayin'.

DAN: Yeah.

GLENN: So what happened with Billy Joel? She was out screwing around?

STU: Yeah, it appears that she was the reports are that she was hanging out with a 36 year old fashion designer, described as hunky in all the papers today which I appreciated, that fair and balanced reporting. And she was, like, liking the party life. He wanted to live in Long Island and go on his boat.

GLENN: He's an alcoholic.

STU: You'd think that would go well with the party life but apparently not. It's the sad alcoholic.

GLENN: Yeah, it's the sad alcoholic. It's the, you know, it's the one that sits at home and I mean, he's not drinking now, is he?

STU: I don't believe so.

GLENN: The party life goes with the alcoholic.

STU: Yeah.

GLENN: And wasn't he married didn't he marry her when he was drunk?

STU: Yeah, because he wanted to crash into cars I believe. That was later, wasn't it?

GLENN: Right. I mean, maybe this is actually a really good sign that he's no, seriously maybe this is a really good sign that Billy Joel is getting his life in order. That, you know

STU: Well, this is interesting that you're saying that because it was kind of the Dan also took the opposite side of this argument in 2006 Clip 1 here, Dan. Which remember his first argument was that she how did we frame that, Dan, basically that she was going to be too exciting for him and

DAN: I said he was going to ruin her life and she wasn't you know, she was going to be bored and, you know, that was essentially my argument.

STU: Well, that's no, you

DAN: It was.

STU: You said that you thought she was going to have this horrible life and live basically, you know, basically not be able to, you know

GLENN: Get what she wanted.

DAN: Right. And she saw that happening and she got out of there.

STU: Let's play 2006 clip 1.

DAN: Billy Joel's ruining her life. It's just a matter of time.

GLENN: Billy Joel is ruining her life?

STU: She's going to have that terrible time walking away with $8 million cash.


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DAN: On the Glenn Beck program, you heard it, money is happiness.

STU: Now, the thing about this here is he did not ruin her life. She was cheating on him and going out on parties. So that is not an accurate

DAN: Wait a minute, wait a minute, wait a minute. So she's going through a divorce now because she dot

STU: It was her choice. He didn't do it to her.

GLENN: Excuse me. She's getting a divorce from Billy Joel.

DAN: Prenup.

GLENN: Oh, there's a prenup?

STU: There's a prenup, she's going to get plenty of money but generally these things are quite lucrative.

DAN: What's perfect? She got the divorce and she got some money. I'm sure she's thrilled.

STU: But he didn't do it to her. She did it to her. You cannot blame him on this.

DAN: This was the whole premise of my argument at the beginning that he was doing it to her because she's so young and immature and he's a celebrity and witch.

GLENN: Hang on just a second. So wait a minute. Should we have some marriage oversight czar? Should we have an oversight czar that she was 23 and she's not old enough?

DAN: You are free to do it. You are free to do it. I'm just saying this is what makes it a dirty old man.

GLENN: How could you possibly see, this is why this argument has been going on for four years.

STU: Four years.

GLENN: How could you possibly say that Billy Joel wrecked her life? He's 60, she's an adult, she's 23. She was yeah, okay, Billy Joel, the piano man, play me a song, Mr. Piano man and he did and she's like, I'm bored with it. She started cheating on him. She wrecked his life.

STU: Yeah.

DAN: Are you saying hold on a second. Glenn Beck, you're telling me that four years of marriage where you end up in cheating on your wife and in a miserable divorce

STU: Not miserable.

DAN: Oh, and divorce I'm sorry. They are having a happy divorce.

GLENN: No, all divorces there's no children, right? Wait, wait, wait.

STU: Then why use the adjective?

GLENN: Wait, wait, wait. Are there any children?

DAN: I just think divorces all suck.

GLENN: Are there any children?

STU: No, there are not.

GLENN: Well, then, you know, whatever.

STU: She gets a payday.

GLENN: It's miserable, when there's children involved, you've just screwed everything up.

STU: Yeah, it's not necessarily pleasant but to act like this is ruining her life I think is an overstatement. She's cheating on him.

GLENN: She's coming out of this her whole life changed because of Billy Joel. Her whole life changed. What was she before? Was she I don't know.

GLENN: She turned into a I know she was on Top Chef eventually. What was she before?

STU: She was a chef. Eventually she got the job of Top Chef after she married Joel and now is dating fashion designers in New York City.

GLENN: Hold on just a second. So she was a student.

STU: I don't know that she was a

DAN: So hold on. I want to get this straight. So if you get a good career out of a marriage

STU: Your qualification is ruined

DAN: This is why she got out because it was going to ruin her life. I mean, I didn't know when they were going to get divorced.

GLENN: She ruined somebody else's life!

DAN: It led to cheating and a divorce. How is this

STU: This is classic liberal thinking by Dan Andros.

DAN: Oh, come on.

STU: She cheats on him and he's responsible for it.

DAN: It's both of them.

STU: That is so liberal thinking.

GLENN: How is he responsible? How is he responsible?

DAN: I don't know why you are nitpicking this point. Of course it's both of them but I think it's more him.

GLENN: Wait a minute, wait a minute.

STU: She was the one doing it. How is it him?

DAN: He's the veteran in this situation. He should know what should happen. He's 60. He's been through this twice, for crying out loud!

GLENN: Everybody he marries cheats on him.

DAN: He should quit. He should quit marrying!

STU: (Laughing).

GLENN: I will agree with you on that.

STU: That's probably a fair point.

GLENN: I will tell you this, that if I'm Billy Joel today, I am thinking to myself, what the hell is wrong with me.

STU: Yeah. It's got to be a little depressing.

GLENN: Life, life you know, we're all supposed to learn lessons in life. We all come to the table with our own problems and our own, you know, whatever. And when life keeps dealing you the same card, it's not them. It's you. There's something that you're attracting these kinds of people. You know and I only say this because I was this kind of guy, that I would go, you know, "Gee, all the people, how come I keep running into all these people." I'm attracting them. There's something about me. This happens with abuse. People are like they get into an abusive relationship and then they get out and then they're in another abusive relationship and then they get out and then they get in another. And then they are like, why is it. Because there's something about you that attracts these people. So what is it that Billy Joel has not put right in his life that he doesn't get that he is attracting the kind of women that would cheat on him over and over again? What is it? It's I mean, they have to make the choice, but he's choosing improperly. There's something that he hasn't learned yet.

By the way, we had this woman Melissa who calls every time we talk about this. I mean, we haven't talked to her in about a year, but she was like 20 something and he was 47 or 50. Wasn't there like 30 years difference or 27 years difference?

STU: Call in if you hear us, Melissa.

GLENN: Yeah. I think they're from Pittsburgh.

For the first time in the history of "The Glenn Beck Program," former President Donald Trump joined Glenn to give his take on America's direction under President Joe Biden compared to his own administration. He explained why Biden's horrific Afghanistan withdrawal was "not even a little bit" like his plan, and why he thinks it was "the most embarrassing event in the history of our country."

Plus, the former president gave his opinion on China's potential takeover of Bagram Air Base, the Pakistani Prime Minister, and Gen. Mark A. Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Glenn asked President Trump how similar the Biden administration's withdrawal from Afghanistan was to his administration's plan.

"Not even a little bit," Trump answered. "We had a great plan, but it was a very tenuous plan. It was based on many conditions. For instance, you can't kill American soldiers. ... You have to understand, I did want to get out. But I wanted to get out with dignity, and I wanted to take our equipment out. And I didn't want soldiers killed. ... What [Biden] did was just indefensible. He took the military out first and he left all the people. And then we became beggars to get the people out. I had a plan to get them out very quickly. But first, the Americans would go out."

Trump told Glenn that his plan included maintaining Bagram Air Base and explained why he would not have left "a single nail" behind in Afghanistan for the Taliban to seize.

"We were going to keep Bagram open," he explained. "We were never going to close that because, frankly, Bagram is more about China than it is about Afghanistan. It was practically on the other border of China. And now we've lost that. And you know who is taking it over? China is taking it over. We spend $10 billion to build that base. It's got the longest, most powerful runways in the world. And China has now got its representatives there and it looks like they'll take it over. Glenn, it's not believable what's happened. You know, they have Apache helicopters. These are really expensive weapons, and they have 28 of them. And they're brand-new. The latest model."

Glenn mentioned recent reports that Gen. Milley, America's top military officer, made "secret phone calls" to his counterpart in China while President Trump was in office.

"I learned early on that he was a dope," Trump said of Gen. Milley. "He made a statement to me — and I guarantee that's what happened to Biden — because I said, 'We're getting out of Afghanistan. We have to do it.' And I said, 'I want every nail. I want every screw. I want every bolt. I want every plane. I want every tank. I want it all out, down to the nails, screws, bolts ... I want every single thing. And he said, 'Sir, it's cheaper to leave it than it is to bring it.'

"The airplane might have cost $40 million, $50 million ... millions and millions of dollars. So, you think it's cheaper to leave it than to have 200 pilots fly over and fly all the equipment out? ... I said, you've got to be nuts. I mean, give me a tank of gas and a pilot and I just picked up a $40 million-dollar airplane. It was amazing. So, I learned early that this guy is a dope. But what he did, is he hurt our country ... and he shouldn't have been allowed to do it. And bad things should happen to him."

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In a shocking but underreported conversation ahead of the G7 Speakers' meeting in London last week, Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi admitted that the administration knows China is committing "genocide" against the Uyghurs in the Xinjiang region, but thinks working with the regime on climate change is more important.

On the radio program, an outraged Glenn Beck dissected Pelosi's speech and broke down how — along with the Biden administration's abandonment of Americans in Afghanistan, and the Democrat decision to follow measures of medical "equity" — the far left is revealing how little they really care about human life.

Glenn played a video clip of Pelosi making the following statement:

We've always felt connected to China, but with their military aggression in the South China Sea, with their continuation of genocide with the Uyghurs in Xinjiang province there, with their violation of the cultural, linguistic, religious priority of Tibet, with their suppression of democracy in Hong Kong and other parts of China, as well – they're just getting worse in terms of suppression, and freedom of speech. So, human rights, security, economically [sic].

Having said all of that ... we have to work together on climate. Climate is an overriding issue and China is the leading emitter in the world, the U.S. too and developed world too, but we must work together.

"We have Nancy Pelosi admitting the United States of America knows that they're not only committing [genocide], they're continuing to commit it. Which means, we've known for a while," Glenn noted. "And what does she say? She goes on to say, yes, they're committing genocide against the Uyghurs, but having said that, I'm quoting, 'the overriding issue,' is working together on climate change.

"Would we have worked with Hitler on climate change? Would we have worked with Hitler on developing the bomb? Would we have worked with Hitler on developing the Autobahn? Would we have worked with Hitler on his socialized medicine? Would we have worked with Hitler on any of his national, socialist ideas?" he asked.

"The answer is no. No. When you're committing genocide, no! She said 'we have to work together on climate,' because climate is the 'overriding issue.' The overriding issue? There is no way to describe this mindset. That, yes, they are killing an entire group of people because of their ethnicity or religion. They are systematically rounding them up, using them for slave labor, and killing them, using their organs and selling them on the open market. They are nothing more than cattle. For us to recognize it and do nothing about it is bad enough. But to say, 'we recognize it, but we have bigger things to talk to them about,' is a horror show."

Glenn went on to urge Americans to "stand up together in love, peace, and harmony," or risk watching our nation become the worst plague on human life yet.

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The fall of Lehman Brothers in 2008 marked the largest bankruptcy filing in U.S. history and economic collapse was felt throughout the world. But now China's own version of Lehman Brothers, Evergrande, is teetering closer and closer to that edge, too. On the radio program Thursday, Glenn Beck gave the latest update and predicted how it will affect Asian markets and what it could mean for America's economy.

Glenn explained why he believes a major collapse that is happening now in China will have a cascading effect into a "controlled collapse," a managed decline that will dramatically change America's economy and the way we all live.

"You will not recognize your lifestyle. Hear me," Glenn warned. "And that's not a right-left thing. That's a right-wrong thing. We're on the wrong track. I'm telling you now, there's new information and you are not going to recognize the American lifestyle. ... It could happen tomorrow. It could happen in five years from now, but it will happen. We are headed for a very different country. One where you don't have the rights that you have. And you certainly don't have the economic privileges that Americans are used to."

"The same thing that happened in 2008 is now happening in China," Glenn continued. "This time, it's going to take everything down. When it collapses, it will take everything down."

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Justin Haskins, editorial director of the Heartland Institute, joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to expose a shocking conversation between two Great Reset proponents — Klaus Schwab, chairman of the World Economic Forum, and Christine Lagarde, president of the European Central Bank (Europe's equivalent to the Fed).

The way Schwab and Lagarde discuss the role central banks should play in establishing societal norms, determining your way of life, and defending against potential crisis is proof that the Great Reset is upon us, Justin explained. And the scariest part is that they're not even trying to hide it. The entire, unbelievable conversation has been published on the WEF website, which you can read here.

Glenn read an excerpt from the conversation:

Christine Lagarde: At the ECB, we have now wrapped up and concluded our strategy review, which was the first one in 17 years. And I was blessed to have an entire Governing Council unanimously agree that the fight against climate change should be one of the considerations that we take when we determine monetary policy. So at least the European Central Bank is of the view that climate change is an important component in order to decide on monetary policy. ...

Can we arrive at that trade-off between fighting climate change, preserving biodiversity and yet securing enough growth to respond to legitimate demands of the population? And my first answer, Klaus, to be firm, is that to have a way of life, we need life. And in the medium term, we do have major threats on the horizon that could cause the death of hundreds of thousands of people. So we have to think life, first. We have to think way of life, second. ...

So we have to think life, first. We have to think way of life, second. How can we come together to make sure that we secure the first priority, which is life, and also protect the way of life that people have? And make sure that the cost of it is not so high for some people, that they just cannot tolerate it. I think that the trade-off that we reach will probably require some redistribution, because it is clear that the most exposed people, the less privileged people are those that are going to need some help.

"Do you understand, America, what that means?" Glenn exclaimed. "You have elites, that you never elected, that are having these meetings ... deciding what is a legitimate need for you. And telling you that your needs are going to go away in your lifetime. You may not see a time where you get wants again. Just your needs are going to be addressed. Am I reading this wrong?"

"This is absolutely what is being said here," Justin agreed. "She's very clear that we need to make sure that way of life is second to life. We have to save all these people, hundreds of thousands of people are going to die from this supposedly existential threat of climate change. And their wants, and their desires, and their quality of living, all of that has to come second."

"This is a central bank saying this. This is not an elected official, who is accountable directly to the people. This is a central bank saying, we're going to print money. We're going to use monetary policy, to impose these ideas, to rework society in order to accomplish our goals," Justin added, addressing Lagarde's call for "some redistribution."

Will Great Reset elites — not elected by the U.S. — soon be dictating to the rest of the world? Watch the video clip below to hear Glenn and Justin break it down:

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