This is getting really, really tiring from the fraudulent Fox News clown:
Beck’s consistent smearing of leftist organizations (the evil Fabians in the U.K and the vicious Progressives in America) is so boring he must put himself to sleep. It is hilarious to hear him rant on the evils of a centrally planned economy when he explicitly supports politicians who advocated pouring billions of dollars in welfare to corporations, and has supported extreme economic protectionism when it is a Republican idea (check out his idol Ronald Reagan’s record of government economic intervention).
The thing is, Beck doesn’t actually know anything about economics other than what Sean Hannity and his looney friends regurgitate in Right wing media circles. The only thing is, his millions of listeners actually believe he knows something – a testament to Stephen Hawking’s observation that: “‘The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.