On Twitter, Beck asks followers to "join us" in "fasting & praying 4 the Country & it's leaders" on Yom Kippur Blog ››› September 28, 2009 7:38 AM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? Previously: Beck encourages "day of Fast and Prayer for the Republic" on Yom Kippur Beck again talking about Yom Kippur: "I'm dedicating that day ... to fast and pray on that day as well for the republic" Beck on Yom Kippur fast: "They're already gonna be miserable. ... We could all not eat together ... for the republic" Beck gets "Worst Persons" gold for encouraging "day of Fast and Prayer for the Republic" on the same day as Yom Kippur Short Link copy link Person Glenn Beck We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.