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Does Glenn Beck Deserve a Prime-Time Slot on Fox News?

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On Glenn Beck's radio show recently, the host shared a discussion he had prior to Saturday's "Restoring Honor" rally with Fox News' colleague Bill O'Reilly (video below).

According to Beck, O'Reilly told him: "I tell you what: If you have over a hundred or 200,000 [at the rally], you need to anchor the 8 p.m. show."

O'Reilly's comments, of course, were probably made in jest. But it does make one wonder -- if Glenn Beck can turn out 300,000 supporters (estimates vary) to the Lincoln Memorial, has he earned a prime-time spot?

That Glenn Beck has achieved the level of success he has at the 5 p.m. EST slot makes Beck's meteoric rise all the more spectacular.

But will it ultimately garner him a prime-time show . . . and what would that mean for Fox News?

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