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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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At 11 years old you knew

At 11 years old you knew about the media corruption and you were into politics? Tell me something I believe...

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

Even at 11 I could see the corruption of government.

When someone pays $700 for hammers, even an 11 year old knows something is odd about that.

Was I into politics? Did I say that? I said in order to stay up late.. That is what I had to watch. Even at 11 I could see the corruption and yes I was more aware of things like that.

I could care less if a statist like yourself believes it or not.

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Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution, inevitable.

Libertarian is a POLITICAL

Libertarian is a POLITICAL VIEWPOINT and philosophy, so YES, you infer you were.

You have no credibility when you say at 11 you were aware of the political and media corruption.

"I could care less if a statist like yourself believes it or not." This is EXACTLY the kind of vile nonsense that turns people off.

It is this holier-than-thou attitude that is irritating to people, like myself.

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

"You have no credibility when you say at 11 you were aware of

the political and media corruption."

I said I was aware of the "corruption", douchebag.. Learn to read.

"It is this holier-than-thou attitude that is irritating to people, like myself."

Good because you don't deserve to kiss the ideological ground I walk on, statist, but you have earned a place for your lips upon my ass.

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Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution, inevitable.

Keep on walking..

Keep on walking..

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

Keep on talking...

Keep on talking...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&v=qcye_Z6AUu0&feature=end...

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Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution, inevitable.

FREEDOM

Is almost a universal attraction.

sovereign

You Misunderstand

I'm absolutely not against people changing their ways and opinions. I just think most people on here realize that GB is a phony who has false intentions and ulterior motives. Remember that this is a guy who hawked Goldline to his listeners even after Peter Schiff explained to Glen that Goldline was a scam. After that GB stopped responding to Peter.

That's just one thing though. The points made by others are also valid. Will Glen support a 9/11 investigation? Will he apologize for and renounce any previous negative comments he made about Ron Paul and his supporters? Or at least explain the ones he doesn't renounce? Will he apologize to his listeners (I'm not one and never have been one btw) and return any money they lost on the Goldline scam he advocated they invest in?

If Beck doesn't support a

If Beck doesn't support a 9/11 investigation you wont welcome Beck to the liberty movement?

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

Beck wasn't apologizing to libertarians

He was chastising them and calling them fascists. Incidentally, I think Glen Beck has absolutely no idea what is the definition of fascism.

Foreign policy

If you want to know if someone is serious about liberty or just a a lying demagogue, look at their position on foreign policy.

How can you be pro life when it comes to zygotes, but pro death when it comes to grown men, women and children? A life is a life, even if that life has brown skin and worships a different god.

How can you mistrust the government in every single thing it does, but blindly follow it to offensive, unconstituional, and unending wars?

Obama could issue a statement saying circles are round and Beck would disagree with it, but Obama says Muslims x, y, and z are evil and should be murdered without trial, and he just takes his word on that?

Those who support "anti-terrorism" efforts would do well to remember that the DHS has already classified those reverent of individual liberties and the constitution as terrorists.

Tu ne cede malis sed contra audentior ito

Nice try

but I do believe those who are Libertarian minded are too awake to believe this little minion.

His departure from Fox is a ruse - an attempt to endear himself to the disenfranchised.

I, for one, will have nothing to do with him.

The law cannot make a wicked person virtuous…God’s grace alone can accomplish such a thing.
Ron Paul - The Revolution

Setting a good example is a far better way to spread ideals than through force of arms. Ron Paul

Beck

We know you and your posse read this forum. I was once a neocon, as many on here were. We understand the transition is hard. I for one will say welcome to the movement, but we are watching you closely. Don't ever think you will be some media leader or that the revolution will put you on a pedestal. One more thing must be done for us to believe you, you must publicly apologize to Dr. Ron Paul for all the badmouth trashing you spewed upon him.

What are you smoking

"we understand the transition is hard"???? We are all Libertarians already... there is no transition needed, other than the name.

We are not going to believe Glenn Beck... you are probably a Glenn Beck plant or just ignorant, but no one is going to believe Glenn Beck unless they are smoking something.

Everyone should watch this to see who Glenn Beck works for: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hfEBupAeo4

We need to start

winning elections dude. Like it or not, we need becks sheep, he does have a couple million of them.

Keep that attitude and see

Keep that attitude and see how things go in 2016... keep spreading the hate... it'll get you far..

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

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"See how things go in 2016"

Are you saying that if we don't all accept Beck, Rand, and the likes of them we wont "win" in 2016. I see it the other way, if we accept their bs and somehow Rand gets propelled to the presidency it will be called a win for "liberty" but at the end of the day it will be just another extension of status quo. Even worse everyone will be claiming it is liberty and then the people who do not really understand liberty will never know the real truth.

NO!, What I am saying is if

NO!, What I am saying is if we isolate people who WANTS to join, we will continue the path of going nowhere. Especially a well-known media person who is willing to help learn and join.

I don't even listen to Beck...

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

I bet you do

You're so butt-hurt over how folks are reacting to a proven sham trying to con us once more... You are either a listener, or you are his boyfriend.

How long have you been Beck's sweetie?

glenn beck, I am calling you OUT on your B.S.

Act on your own. Support true Liberty, Conservative values YOURSELF. You shouldn't have to ASK me to do anything, let alone join you.

It is propaganda to have us sway so that YOU can further your duopoly agenda.

Either embrace Liberty, true conservatism, or you and your 'show' can take a hike.

"What if the American people learn the truth" - Ron Paul

Fool me once, shame on me.

Fool me twice, shame on you!

Beck bashed Dr Paul, i mean BASHED, Dr Paul back in 2008. Then comes Debra Medina in 2010 and he bashes her...then 2012 comes along after supposedly changing somewhat but while he was slightly softer to Dr Paul on some issues, he mocked him on some things again.

At least someone like Joe Scarborough came out and said he voted for Dr Paul...that was a black and white decision and showed where Joe was after all...in his heart.

But Beck? Nah. You will have to do a lot more to show you have truly come around.

Don't Defend Joe Scarborough

Yes he has said some very positive things about Dr. Paul at times but when push came to shove during the primary, this happened:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LIJeUM_wTCc

No, I won't "Defend" him.

He certainly had tons of chances to put Dr Paul on his show. (I remember in 08, The Huckster was on about every other day.) Also, he never mentioned Dr Paul all that much.

I am just saying that until I actually hear Beck talk in that light, I won't even start to even pretend I believe him.

And I Expect Glen Beck...

...to pull off the same type of "knife in the back" to this movement when a big political moment happens.

Yeah God forbid someone

Yeah God forbid someone changed in 4-5 years. They should be ashamed of themselves... how long have you been a libertarian?

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

I am not saying it isn't possible.

I am not saying it isn't possible. But he is going to have to prove it...more than just an apology and then an insult because libertarians supposedly don't welcome new-comers.

How long have you been a

How long have you been a libertarian? Do you think Ron Paul would welcome Beck?

If you disagree with me on anything you are not a real libertarian...

If & When

Why hasn't Ron Paul done exactly that?

GIANT LOAD OF BS

We already are a giant movement! Libertarians are 99.9% of the people already! Glenn Beck just doesn't want John Q Citizen to know it.

I showed the video "All Wars Are Bankers Wars" by Michael Rivero, to every one of my friends and those that you would categorize "far left" and those that would be "far right"... all of them agree on this video... they all agree because there is no left and right, there is no middle...

It is all a show, and Glenn Beck is part of it, and wants to keep the show going.

Right before Ames !

The week before the Ames Iowa straw poll Beck trashed Dr. Paul ,in unison with Levin Rush Hannity and others , they all went from not mentioning his name for months like he didnt exsist to trashing him like he was scum of the earth the week before the vote .

For me that exposed Beck as a shill , as Charles barkley once said "I could be wrong but I doubt it "

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