ComPost: Glenn Beck


Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 07/27/2011

How to compare someone to Hitler, for Glenn Beck and anyone else

I think Glenn Beck missed this primer.

By Alexandra Petri  |  08:00 AM ET, 07/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hitler, Glenn Beck, ms paint

Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 04/06/2011

Glenn Beck’s show will be leaving FOX . . . and I miss him

I miss him already.

By Alexandra Petri  |  04:05 PM ET, 04/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Glenn Beck, news

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 03/16/2011

What did I do to deserve Glenn Beck?

Sometimes I feel he’s punishment for a sin I’m not sure I committed.

By Alexandra Petri  |  12:27 PM ET, 03/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  too soon?, Glenn Beck, argh

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 01/11/2011

EVERYONE NEEDS TO STOP YELLING AT US TO KEEP IT DOWN

Everyone is shouting. It starts innocently enough. You see someone else shouting. "Stop shouting!" you say. He doesn't stop. "Stop shouting!" you insist, more loudly. "You need to stop shouting and be quiet!" Suddenly you find that you are shouting,...

By Alexandra Petri  |  09:18 AM ET, 01/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Epic Failures, Epic Failures, Epic Failures, Epic Failures | Tags:  America, Glenn Beck, Keith Olbermann, Sarah Palin, censorship, media, the power of myth