RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:50 pm
Mon November 23, 2009

11/24/09: Who Is Glenn Beck?

Salt Lake City, UT – This past summer, Fox News' Glenn Beck was boycotted by major advertisers after the conservative talk show host called President Obama a "racist." But despite losing accounts from players like Walmart and GEICO - his ratings have been skyrocketing and he's treated like something of a rock star at lectures and book signings across the country. But who is Glenn Beck? Tuesday, we'll look at Beck's ascendancy from crazed radio shock jock to a Mormon conservative at the top of the talk show game.

  • Read Alexander Zaitchik's The Making of Glenn Beck
  • Read Joanna Brooks' How Mormonism Built Glenn Beck

    Purchase a CD of today's RadioWest.Please reference show #1780.
    Sign up for RadioWest Podcasts

    Purchase a CD of today's RadioWest. Please reference show #1780
    Sign up for RadioWest Podcasts

    Visit one of Salt Lake City's local, independent businesses:
    Sam Weller's Zion Bookstore, Ken Sanders Rare Books, The King's English
    Slowtrain Music, Graywhale CD Exchange

    Or shop on-line Amazon.com for books and music from today's RadioWest. A portion of your purchase benefits KUER.

    Amazon.com Widgets