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Glenn Beck apologizes to libertarians, begs them to welcome new people into the movement

Glenn Beck is upset about how he's received by libertarians. He says we're unwelcoming to newcomers and compares some libertarians to Nazi's. He even goes as far to apologize to libertarians for not knowing about liberty sooner... he's begging us to be nice and teach him and everyone else about liberty.

"Libertarians, I'm begging you... please... see the opportunity you have with 30-60% of the nation... people will come your way."

http://www.video.theblaze.com/media/video.jsp?content_id=256...

Glenn Beck famously once called Ron Paul supporters terrorists. In spite of that, he makes some good points about how we treat new people like him, who used to not agree with or even be downright mean to us. I was one of them. This is worth listening to.



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And now he's calling us nazi's

He talks about libertarians being individuals, but he's lumping us all together. Just because some snubbed doesn't mean all have.

And calling us Nazi's is uncalled for.

Terrorists
Nazis
Radicals
NutJobs

Whatever!

And I agree with others here. Glenn -- Where do you stand on the Non-Agression Principle?

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We should all

Put the love in the love r3volution. We get further by turning the other cheeck and all that than we ever will by being unforgiving.

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You can forgive and NOT FORGET

Like the saying goes "Be trusting but verify."

Don't turn your back on a dog that has bitten you before (is another way to put it).

He can be at arms length of the liberty movement as much as he wants, maybe even start supporting the right people and saying the right things, but he will do what all egomaniacs/sociopaths do and that is what is best for them.

History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.
Dwight D. Eisenhower

That's correct

Turn the other cheek so that Flem Speck can SLAP THAT ONE TOO!

I will NEVER .. EVER welcome that TRAITOR into my ranks.

I'll turn a cheek alright, but let be first unbuckle my pants as to expose to him the left cheek...

TRAITOR SPECK!

And you're going to make liberty

Mainstream how again?

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Liberty will become mainstream when more people wake up

to the truth of L/libertarianism through principled stands, NOT changing your stance so that it suits the mainstream..

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hes trying to learn from penn

because they-(the establishment that does exist) wants to use beck to quell the movement of 2016 when it blows all other parties out of the water. just look at how he bashed tea-party people , ron paul , and the likes.

and yeah he is trying to co-opt otherwise he wouldnt give two shits about libertarianism.

"He's this eccentric Ghandi-Like figure that you cant touch with the normal bribes that people respond to."
the man Doug Wead on DR. RON PAUL

"Co-opt the libertarian

"Co-opt the libertarian movement? What, co-opt the 1 %?"

1% is batted around as if it's true..

Our numbers are far greater than that and growing.

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He can start by telling the

He can start by telling the truth about the apartheid state of Israel and its role in 9/11.

be magnanimous in victory

but suspicious of the reality. As Reagan famously said, "Trust, but verify" so, lets give people new to liberty a warm welcome, but they'll need to prove their bona fides. We know there will be efforts to co-opt the movement, and we will be on the lookout for "new leaders" who act a lot like the old losers.

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Amusingly...

...if anyone had bothered to verify Reagan's claims, they wouldn't have trusted him.

"Alas! I believe in the virtue of birds. And it only takes a feather for me to die laughing."

This guy cracks me up. The

This guy cracks me up. The guy is 49 years old, has built a career proselytizing to the world, and only NOW does he figure out that libertarianism makes sense?

Sorry, I don't buy it. He'll convert to progressivism next week if it benefits Glenn Beck. He's a TV evangelist, as sincere and truthful as professional wrestling.

I must be willing to give up what I am in order to become what I will be. Albert Einstein

he wants your $

He needs to open his tent to build a media empire

I do not partake in

the Libertarian party, but I agree with the libertarian philosophy, which is mainly why I don't partake in the party. With that being said I can't consciously welcome Beck into anything, the guy speaks outta both sides of his mouth. He is partly the reason why the country is in this mess because he spreads so much nonsense across the airwaves to millions of diehard followers. He has no clue why people don't welcome him, which means he hasn't recognized his past mistakes, which means.... he hasn't had the time to learn from them.

“When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic.” – Dresden James

yes we should be forgivien

we do not own the movement! the people own the movement! therefore we should give a warm welcome to anyone who wants to join us.

Forgiveness is the greatest quality a human can have.

get over it and lets move on.

This guy is freakin schizophrenic...

...in his relations with the liberty movement. I think his task is as much to confuse the hell out of us and his audience as to co-opt us. Anyway, I welcome Beck's viewer/listeners with open arms, but not Beck himself. The sign outside the clubhouse reads: No Lying Weasels Allowed.

"Alas! I believe in the virtue of birds. And it only takes a feather for me to die laughing."

Screw that weasel

bitch. Maybe some people have problems with their memory but mine is LONG. I will not forget all that he is or has done.. He's a beltway "libertarian" which ISN'T a libertarian at all. He wants all the mainstream loving low hanging fruits he can catch with his act.

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Beck is not a "beltway libertarian"

...even that is giving him far too much credit. He's the archetype for the co-opted tea partier: the neocon in a tricorner hat.

"Alas! I believe in the virtue of birds. And it only takes a feather for me to die laughing."

Neocons are beltway "Libertarians" as far as I'm concerned.

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I agree to an extent

But, I was once a neocon. I once read Ann Coulter books and loved George W. Bush. Glenn Beck makes some good points about how we treat new people who used to not agree with us. This is worth listening to. The guy pours his heart out...

The guy is a fuckstick

There is a reason he gets treated like he does..

You might as well pack a lunch with me buddy because I could care less about your homogenized views.

I'm all for people coming in but if they come to espouse a weaker neoconized/socialized form of "Liberty".. they can kiss my ass.

There is no middle ground. Join or Die.

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