The Times might hate Beck not just because he says the truth…most of the time, but that he is a competitor. So, they use their platform well. In this article, David Carr has to dance around the subject that Beck has a great following. The Times would love such success. Carr would love such success. Is Carr saying that all of Beck’s audience is being duped? Can we say the same about Carr’s audience?
Glenn Beck’s allure is wearing a little thin. His ratings, still the envy of his peers, are off their peaks.