Mike Huckabee Doesn’t Want Any Part of Glenn Beck’s Insane Conspiracies

Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee s Caption: Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee speaks during a discussion of his book 'A Simple Government: Twelve Things We Really Need from Washington (and a Trillion That We Don't!).' February 24, 2011 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Photo: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty

"He seems to fancy himself a prophet of sorts for his linking so many people and events together to describe a massive global conspiracy for pretty much everything ... Beck needs to stick to conspiracies that can’t be so easily de-bunked by facts. Why Beck has decided to aim his overloaded guns on me is beyond me. But he ought to clean his gun and point it more carefully lest it blow up in his face like it did this time." —But a snippet of Mike Huckabee's verbal assault on Glenn Beck, after Beck called Huckabee a "progressive" for backing Michelle Obama's anti-obesity campaign and suggested Huckabee and John McCain collaborated during the 2008 campaign. [Wonkette]