Correction: Glenn Beck Absolutely Does Not Think Black Lives Matter

We haven’t had occasion lately to write much about Glenn Beck, the formerly spittle-flecked, excitable Mr. Potato Head host of a show where he once seriously— seriously— compared the trials of Paula Deen to those of Martin Luther King Jr. But today Beck is backish, trying out a newer, calmer persona for the New Yorker. Only slightly calmer, that is: after publication, his PR team demanded that the magazine correct a claim that he supports Black Lives Matter, because caring about black lives is a bridge too far.

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