Bad news: TEA Party off to horrific start in midterms
The establishment-backed Thom Tillis emerged victorious in yesterday’s Republican primary in North Carolina. Glenn had favored the FreedomWorks-endorsed Greg Brannon in the race. Tillis will now face incumbent Senator Kay Hagen (D-NC) in the November’s midterm election. On radio this morning, Glenn reacted to the establishment GOP’s victory in the state and reflected on the state of the Republican Party as it relates to congressional action and the future. WATCH
WATCH: NBA star offers moving tribute to God and his mother while receiving league MVP award
On Tuesday, the Oklahoma City Thunder’s all-star forward Kevin Durant was named NBA MVP for the 2013-2014 season. Durant received the award at a ceremony in Edmond, Oklahoma, and his moving acceptance speech – during which he praises God and pays tribute to his mother – is making headlines for all the right reasons. Watch the speech HERE
Have you picked up your copy of Glenn’s new book?
There is no issue more important to America’s future than education. The fact that we’ve yielded control over it to powerful unions and ideologically driven elitists is inexcusable. We are failing ourselves, our children, and our country. Glenn’s new book CONFORM: Exposing the Truth About Common Core and Public Education
gives parents the facts they need to take back the debate and help usher in a new era of education built around the common sense principles of choice, freedom, and accountability. Order your copy HERE
‘I was really touched by it’: Glenn reacts to Monica Lewinsky’s new essay for Vanity Fair
May issue will not hit newsstands until May 8, but the publication released excerpts from an exclusive essay Monica Lewinsky penned for the magazine. Titled “Shame and Survival,” Lewinsky speaks openly about her affair with former President Bill Clinton writing, “It’s time to burn the beret and bury the blue dress.” On radio this morning, Glenn actually found himself sympathetic to some of the pain Lewinsky describes in the piece. WATCH
Sponsored: Does Obama know the truth about Flight 370?
Jumbo jets can’t just disappear without a trace in the year 2014… Military technology is such that everything is observable. That begs the following question… Do you believe Obama knows the truth about Flight 370 and has all along? VOTE HERE
Father arrested at school board meeting after speaking out against controversial reading material
A New Hampshire father was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct on Monday after he expressed concern at a school board meeting about a book his ninth grade daughter was assigned to read. William Baer took issue with a scene in Jodi Picoult’s novel Nineteen Minutes
that details a graphic sexual encounter. Glenn reacted to the reading material and arrest on radio this morning. WATCH
Epic Fail: Al Sharpton’s most infamous teleprompter flubs
Everybody makes mistakes. And when you consider the pressures associated with radio and television broadcasts, flubs are even more likely to occur. MSNBC’s Al Sharpton, however, has proven time and time again to be less-than-adept at reading a teleprompter. The Washington Free Beacon has come out with a funny new video that compiles some of Sharpton’s best (or is it worst) moments. WATCH
Leaving the industrial construction industry to open a rural hog farm wasn’t the easiest thing for John and Marina Backes to do. But they don’t regret their decision one bit, and their amazing pork products speak for themselves—now available at TheMarketplace by theBlaze!
Glenn: You are in the crosshairs, and we’re trying to arm you with everything we can
Glenn’s new book CONFORM: Exposing the Truth About Common Core and Public Education came out yesterday. On Tuesday’s Glenn Beck Program, Glenn explained why now is the time to arm yourself with as much information as possible and prepare to take a stand for what is right. WATCH
New documentary seeks to tell the truth about the TEA Party
Glenn has been encouraging his audience to stop thinking and start acting when it comes to following through on various passions and projects. TheBlaze Radio Network’s Doc Thompson and Skip LaCombe personify that advice. On radio this morning, Doc and Skip joined Glenn to discuss their newly released documentary Intolerable: The Truth About the TEA Party. Check out the interview HERE.
‘This is not a game. What is at stake is significant': Glenn talks to KY senate candidate Matt Bevin
The Republican primary in Kentucky is set for Tuesday, May 20, and on radio this morning, Matt Bevin, who is challenging Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), joined Glenn for an emotional interview in which he explained why he is running and the difference he hopes to make in Washington D.C. Watch the interview HERE.
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The Morning Meeting: Terrifying stories of Common Core from across the country
Every morning, Glenn meets with his producers to prepare for his daily radio and television shows. On Tuesday, Glenn and the team were joined by Kyle Olson, the co-author of his new book CONFORM, which focuses on Common Core and other issues that have arisen as a result of the progressive takeover of America’s education system. WATCH
Tonight’s primetime lineup on TheBlaze TV:
- 5pm ET – The Glenn Beck Program: Glenn takes a look at what the election outcomes mean for the conservative movement. Plus, Glenn talks to author Mark Batterson about his book The Circle Maker.
- 6pm ET – Real News: Is President Obama’s commitment to help the Nigerian government find and return the 300 schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamic militants part of an expanding military and intelligence presence in Africa? The panel discusses.
- 7pm ET – Wilkow!: Andrew talks to the experts about how Monica Lewinsky’s new Vanity Fair essay could impact Hillary Clinton’s 2016 chances.
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