In a surprisingly brief, but intimate, conversation Glenn Beck discussed his career, his new book, “Miracles and Massacres

“This started when I was with my daughters when they were very, very young and I’d pick them up from school and I’d say, ‘What did you learn today’ — and I realized that they were just memorizing dates and names,” Beck says. “That’s horrible. These are the greatest stories ever told. … With ‘Miracles and Massacres’ we have tried to tell the story. We’re trying to connect you to amazing pieces of history.”