As Beck leaves Fox under fire from his bosses at the network and upset sponsors, Jones praised the free market system for ridding the airwaves of Beck.
“Good American businesses make a decision about who they want to associate their brands with,” he said. “And if you violate the principles of good discourse and fair play in America, good American businesses will not stay with you and you won’t stay in the public square very long.
"So it’s not just a triumph of American capitalism,” Jones said. “It’s a triumph of American values.”
From Van Jones Calls End Of Glenn Beck’s Fox Show A ‘Triumph Of American Capitalism’ | TPMDC
Is it safe to announce that this is the end of Beck’s 15 minutes?
Glenn Beck is pulling the plug on his popular daily show for Fox News.
In a release his production company says he will “transition” away from his Fox News show later this year.
From Glenn Beck Leaving FOX Show by the End of the Year
I’m willing to bet that he’ll come back with some BS quasi left-of-center persona. The Noam Chomsky books with replace Rand and Hayek.
Increasingly unpopular television clown and radio revivalist Glenn Beck confused folks on the left and right recently when his “news” website The Blaze published a thorough and fair debunking of the recent NPR “sting” video produced by youthful video prankster and unprincipled conservative smear artist James O’Keefe.
From Glenn Beck versus James O’Keefe
It’s like watching Alien versus Predator if the Alien was really dishonest and slimy. And the Predator was also really dishonest and slimy.
Glenn Beck Conspiracy Theory Generator
Fair and Balanced Paranoia, Delivered on Demand.
Glenn Beck has a history of appropriating Martin Niemoller’s famous poem, “First They Came…” – one of the most memorable descriptions of the creep of Nazi totalitarianism – for his own purposes, often by way of describing his own self-martyrdom, because of course it’s really about people like him.
From Crooks and Liars
The simple answer is that he really probably doesn’t know the full quote and can’t be bothered to look it up. He knows it has something to do with Jews and then the Nazi coming for the someone. And nothing else.
Recent stories on Glenn Beck’s blog The Blaze, Fox News and elsewhere suggested that the TSA would only pat down the head and neck of Muslim women who objected to backscatter X-ray machines.
From Women In Hijabs NOT exempt from pat-downs
This false story started in the Glenn Beck parallel reality should be debunked in the same media that promoted the story. But it won’t be.
In Tuesday’s first installment of his series on George Soros’ supposed quest for world domination, Glenn Beck accused the billionaire of – among many, many other things – following a five-point “formula” to gain control of the United States.
Emma Mustich points out that all of the points used to demonstrate a Soros conspiracy can also be applied to Beck and Fox.
Cartman is chosen to read the morning announcements at South Park Elementary, but he turns the forum into a bully pulpit to unleash criticism of the student-body president.
South Park Mocks Glenn Beck | Video Cafe
Almost as funny as the Did Glenn Beck rape and murder a young girl in 1990? Not that I think Glenn Beck raped and murdered a young girl in 1990, I’m just a regular guy asking questions. But isn’t it odd that he has never said that he didn’t rape and murder a young girl in 1990? Hey, I just want to know the truth.