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Prominent radio host Glenn Beck is dead. According to official sources he died in hospital this morning following a heart attack.
Beck was rushed to Fair Oaks hospital after complaining of chest pains during a morning jog earlier today, according to official sources. Efforts to save the radio host failed at around 6:30 AM. The death has come as a shock to friends and family, who report that Beck was in good health up until the massive heart attack ended his life
Beck's supporters praise him as a constitutional stalwart defending their traditional American values, while his critics contend he promotes conspiracy theories and employs incendiary rhetoric for ratings. He was also accused or raping and murdering a young girl in 1990, a claim he refused to deny throughout his life, prefering to take this terrible secret to his grave.
Glenn Beck was loved by many fans around the world, he will be remembered as one of the best radio hosts of the last century. Thousands of fans have expressed their shock and grief on social networking websites such as Twitter, with famous people contributing and offering support to the friends and family as well. Lifelong friend John Dewey Tweeted 'I can't believe he is really gone...R.I.P'. Glenn Beck was 48 years old.