Glenn Beck vs Jon Stewart

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10/02/1964
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28/11/1962
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Bachelor of Arts / Science, The College of William & Mary
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2019

He is descended from German immigrants who came to the United States in the 19th century

2016

In September 2016, the suit was settled on confidential terms

2015

On March 18, 2015, Beck officially announced that he had left the Republican Party, saying that the GOP had failed to effectively stand against the president on Obamacare and immigration reform, and because of the GOP establishment’s opposition to insurgent lawmakers such as Mike Lee and Ted Cruz

2014

In December 2014, the judge rejected Beck's attempt to have the case dismissed

2013

As of July 2013, Beck was tied for number four in the ratings behind Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, and Dave Ramsey

2012

In November 2012, Beck attempted to auction a mason jar holding an Obama figurine described as being submerged in urine (in fact, submerged in beer)

2011

Beck condemned the 2011 Norway attacks, but later received condemnation for his comparison of murdered and surviving members of the Norwegian Workers' Youth League to the Hitler Youth

2010

In March 2010, ACORN announced it would be closing its offices and disbanding due to loss of funding from government and private donors

2009

On December 7, 2009, the former Massachusetts Attorney General, after an independent internal investigation of ACORN, found the videos that had been released appeared to have been edited, "in some cases substantially"

2008

Beck authored a foreword for the 2008 edition of Leap and Beck's on-air recommendations in 2009 propelled the book to number one in the government category on Amazon for several months

2007

On July 4, 2007, Beck served as host of the 2007 Toyota Tundra "Stadium of Fire" in Provo, Utah

2006

In 2006, Beck performed a short inspirational monologue in Salt Lake City, Utah, detailing how he was transformed by the "healing power of Jesus Christ", which was released as a CD two years later by Deseret Book, a publishing company owned by the LDS Church, entitled An Unlikely Mormon: The Conversion Story of Glenn Beck

2005

Beck authorized a comic book:Since 2005, Beck has toured American cities twice a year, presenting a one-man stage show

2003

In March 2003, Beck ran a series of rallies, which he called Glenn Beck's Rally for America, in support of troops deployed for the upcoming Iraq War

2002

In January 2002, Premiere Radio Networks launched the show nationwide on 47 stations

2000

The Glenn Beck Program first aired in 2000 on WFLA (AM) in Tampa, and took their afternoon time slot from eighteenth to first place within a year

1999

After they went looking for a faith on a church tour together, they joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in October 1999, partly at the urging of his daughter Mary

1998

At the end of 1998, Beck was informed that his contract would not be renewed at the end of 1999

1996

In 1996, while working for a New Haven area radio station, Beck took a theology class at Yale University, with a written recommendation from Senator Joe Lieberman, a Yale alumnus who was a fan of Beck's show at the time

1995

In 1995, WKCI apologized after Beck and Gray mocked a Chinese-American caller on air who felt offended by a comedy segment by playing a gong sound effect and having executive producer Alf Gagineau mock a Chinese accent

1994

He said he stopped drinking alcohol and smoking cannabis in November 1994, the same month he attended his first AA meeting

1992

Writer Bob Cesca, in a review of Bunch's book, compares Beck to Steve Martin's faith-healer character in the 1992 film Leap of Faith, before describing the "derivative grab bag of other tried and tested personalities" that Bunch contends comprises Beck's persona:His (Beck's) adenoidal 'Clydie Clyde' voice is based on morning zoo pioneer Scott Shannon's "Mr

1990

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1989

In 1989, Beck resigned from Y-95 to accept a job in Houston at KRBE, known as Power 104

1988

Mary developed cerebral palsy as a result of a series of strokes at birth in 1988

1987

The show slipped to third in the market and Beck left abruptly in 1987 amid a dispute with WRKA management

1985

In mid-1985, Beck was hired away from KZFM to be the lead DJ for the morning-drive radio broadcast by WRKA in Louisville, Kentucky

1983

In 1983 he moved to Corpus Christi, Texas, to work at radio station KZFM

1982

After their mother's death, Beck and his older sister moved to their father's home in Bellingham, Washington, where Beck graduated from Sehome High School in June 1982

1981

Beck praised Skousen's "words of wisdom" as "divinely inspired", referencing Skousen's The Naked Communist and especially The 5,000 Year Leap (originally published in 1981), which Beck said in 2007 had "changed his life"

1979

On May 15, 1979, while out on a small boat with a male companion, Beck's mother drowned just west of Tacoma, Washington, in Puget Sound

1966

In his discussion of Beck and Skousen, Continetti said that one of Skousen's works "draws on Carroll Quigley's Tragedy and Hope (1966), which argues that the history of the 20th century is the product of secret societies in conflict", noting that in Beck's novel The Overton Window, which Beck describes as "faction" (fiction based on fact), one of his characters states "Carroll Quigley laid open the plan in Tragedy and Hope, the only hope to avoid the tragedy of war was to bind together the economies of the world to foster global stability and peace

1964

Glenn Lee Beck (born February 10, 1964) is an American talk show host, political commentator, and producer

1913

Cleon Skousen (1913–2006), a prolific conservative political writer, American constitutionalist and faith based political theorist

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"Glenn Beck's viewpoint about early 20th century progressivism is greatly influenced by Ronald J

2017

In 2017, Jon and Tracey received approval to open a 45-acre (18 ha) animal sanctuary in Colts Neck that will be home to animals saved from slaughterhouses and live markets

2016

Stewart returned at SummerSlam on August 21, 2016 as a special guest

2015

In 2015, The Daily Show resurfaced, winning both categories for one last time for Stewart's swan song as host

2014

In late August 2014, Stewart vehemently opposed the manner in which Fox News portrayed the events surrounding the shooting of teenager Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri and the subsequent protests from citizens

2013

In 2013, the award for both categories instead went to The Daily Show spin-off The Colbert Report

2012

In March 2012, Stewart interviewed Bruce Springsteen for Rolling Stone

2011

During an interview with Chris Wallace on June 19, 2011, Stewart called Wallace "insane" after Wallace said that Stewart's earlier comparison of a Sarah Palin campaign video and an anti-herpes medicine ad was a political comment

2010

On October 26, 2010, Stewart was named the Most Influential Man of 2010 by AskMen

2009

On April 21, 2009, President of Liberia Ellen Johnson Sirleaf made Stewart a chief

2008

Colbert made the claim that because of "the Colbert bump", he was responsible for Mike Huckabee's success in the 2008 presidential race

2007

The Writers Guild Strike of 2007–08 was also responsible for a notable mock feud between Stewart, Stephen Colbert, and Conan O'Brien in early 2008

2006

Stewart was presented an Honorary All-America Award by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) in 2006

2005

Stewart and The Daily Show received the 2005 National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) George Orwell Award for Distinguished Contribution to Honesty and Clarity in Public Language

2004

Stewart was also the Class Day keynote speaker at Princeton University in 2004, and the 2008 Sacerdote Great Names speaker at Hamilton College

2003

In the December 2003 New Year's edition of Newsweek, Stewart was named the "Who's Next?" person for 2004, with the magazine predicting that he would emerge as an absolute sensation in that year

2002

In 2002, Busboy planned to produce a sitcom for NBC starring Stephen Colbert, but the show did not come to fruition

2001

The Daily Show received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Program in 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2012, and 2015 and Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Series for 10 consecutive years from 2003 to 2012

2000

Stewart and other members of The Daily Show have received two Peabody Awards for "Indecision 2000" and "Indecision 2004", covering the 2000 presidential election and the 2004 presidential election, respectively

1999

In 1999, Stewart began hosting The Daily Show on Comedy Central when Craig Kilborn left the show to replace Tom Snyder on The Late Late Show

1998

In 1998, Stewart hosted the television special, Elmopalooza, celebrating 30 years of Sesame Street

1997

While making the 1997 film Wishful Thinking, a production assistant on the film set Stewart up on a blind date with Tracey Lynn McShane

1996

The show premiered in the UK on October 6, 1996; five episodes aired in total

1995

In 1995, Stewart signed a three-year deal with Miramax

1994

In 1994, Paramount canceled The Arsenio Hall Show and, with new corporate sibling MTV (through MTV parent Viacom's acquisition of the studio), launched an hour-long syndicated late-night version of The Jon Stewart Show

1993

Later in 1993, Stewart developed The Jon Stewart Show, a talk show on MTV

1992

In 1992, Stewart hosted the short-lived You Wrote It, You Watch It on MTV, which invited viewers to send in their stories to be acted out by the comedy troupe, The State

1990

In the mid-1990s, Stewart launched his own production company, Busboy Productions, naming the company in reference to his previous job as a busboy

1989

In 1989, Stewart landed his first television job as a writer for Caroline's Comedy Hour

1988

Stewart has voted for Republicans, the last time being in the 1988 presidential election when he voted for George H

1986

"With a reputation for being a funny man in school, Jon Stewart returned to New York City in 1986 to try his hand at the comedy club circuit, but he could not muster the courage to get on stage until the following year

1984

Stewart graduated in 1984 from the College of William & Mary in Virginia, where he played on the soccer team and initially majored in chemistry before switching to psychology

1979

Stewart and correspondent John Oliver later poked fun at his lackluster reception on The Daily Show's coverage of the 79th Academy Awards by saying that the "demon of last year's Oscars had finally been exorcised

1962

Jon Stewart was born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz on November 28, 1962, in New York City, to Marian (née Laskin), a teacher and later educational consultant, and Donald Leibowitz, a professor of physics at The College of New Jersey and Thomas Edison State College