Why is Cee Lo Green a celebrity?

Why is Cee Lo Green a celebrity? That's the question the Glenn, Pat, and Stu asked this morning after looking at the iTunes bestselling Holiday album charts. Currently, the music from Glenn's Christmas special is in fourth place behind Michael Buble, The cast of Glee, and Cee Lo Green. The first two they were all able to understand - but Cee Lo Green? How is he even a celebrity? He has to be the oddest looking celebrity on television.

"I have identified Cee Lo Green as the world's least likely celebrity," Stu said. "He's 474 pounds.  And his arms are about three millimeters long.  He looks like a Tyrannosaurus Rex.  His little tiny arms and big, big body and ‑‑ but he's extraordinarily short."

During a break, Glenn pointed out that the equivalent woman in looks would most likely not be a celebrity.

"This society would not allow it.  I don't know why we allow it with Cee Lo, he seems like a nice guy, he seems like a talented singer but he's just a weird looking dude," Stu said.

Stu and Glenn continued to wonder about Cee Lo's celebrity status:

GLENN:  Weird looking and bad.  I mean, look at how everybody makes fun of what's his name, the governor, Chris Christie?  Everybody makes fun of Chris Christie.  Do people make fun of Cee Lo Green and fat? 

STU:  I don't know. 

GLENN:  Probably not. 

STU:  But he's also like really disproportional.  He's got this thing on his arms. 

 GLENN:  You are so right on the Tyrannosaurus Rex.  Look at that. 

STU:  They're too short. 

GLENN:  His arms are too short for his body.  So he's like, roarrrrr! 

 STU:  And this is not the network to say certain people shouldn't be on TV because we'd all be off TV immediately. 

 GLENN:  Oh, yeah.  With an exception ‑‑

 STU:  Completely agree. 

 GLENN:  With the exception of about four people, this network would be off the air.

 STU:  Totally true.  But Cee Lo Green not only a big music star but has one of the biggest television shows on network television.  I mean... what?  He does.  He looks ‑‑ he looks like a cartoon character. 

 GLENN:  He does. 

 STU:  Like a little dinosaur. 

The U.S. dollar is in trouble. Here's how YOU can prepare.

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The U.S. economy is in trouble, and Americans are feeling it. But thanks to central banks around the world, it’s not just the U.S. dollar facing a potential collapse. The British pound almost collapsed last week and currencies across the world are falling, but there are things we can all do to prepare for what's to come.

On the radio program, Glenn Beck explained how the world’s central banks are pretty much "destroying everything," and why — even though it may seem like it’s gaining strength — the U.S. dollar is facing a potential crash.

Glenn also broke down a list of things you can do to prepare for the worst-case scenario right now.

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JK Rowling TORCHES 'certain celebrities' who back pedophile-linked kids' charity — and takes no prisoners

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Famed "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling took to Twitter to blast "certain celebrities" and "genderists" who continue to support and defend a controversial charity for transgender children that was recently linked to an organization that promotes services to pedophiles.

Dr. Jacob Breslow, the former trustee for trans youth charity Mermaids, stepped down after a bombshell report revealed that he gave a presentation defending the rights of pedophiles at a 2011 conference hosted by B4U-ACT, a group that promotes "services and resources for self-identified individuals (adults and adolescents) who are sexually attracted to children."

Rowling called out the "genderists" who are defending the charity's decision to hire a "paedophilia apologist" as trustee of a children's charity, saying, "I thought things were pretty bad when you were arguing to put convicted rapists in women's jails, when you shrugged off masked men roughing up lesbian protestors and tried to shout down detransitioners talking about what was done to them by ideologically-captured doctors. Women, gay people and vulnerable kids have suffered real harm and you? You cheered it all on."

"You still prefer wilful blindness and four word mantras to considering you might have got this badly wrong. You became part of an authoritarian, misogynist, homophobic movement and you didn't even notice. Enjoy the sense of your own righteousness while you can. It won't last," Rowling ranted.

Rowling accused the children's charity of hiring "a man who wrote sympathetically about orgasming 'on or with' a child," and an "online moderator [who] encouraged kids to move onto a platform notorious for sexual exploitation."

"They couldn't have achieved it without the money and public support of certain corporations and celebrities, who eagerly boosted them even though the red flags have been there for years," Rowling wrote in another Twitter thread. Celebrities including "Harry Potter" actress Emma Watson, Prince Harry, and Meghan Markle have openly supported the charity for transgender youth.

On the radio program Thursday, Glenn Beck applauded the left-leaning author and activist for "drawing a line in the sand" when it comes to extremist gender theology.

"She's been labeled a TERF, a trans-exclusionary radical feminist. She has had death threats, but she still speaks out," Glenn said of Rowling.

"There are people standing up, and this is a very good thing. And necessary. My question is: Are you prepared now?"

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What is your line in the sand — the point at which you take a stand and say "no"? Is it an assault on your religion? Your kids and their education? The breakdown of society? The rule of law? Is it impoverishment and the collapse of the economy?

Frighteningly, ALL of them are currently under assault, and we’re being demoralized into submission. We’re being made to look the other way in the face of evil and to accept all of it as just part of the "new normal." We were warned this would happen back in the early 1980s. Now the media and Left try to dismiss any sane objection to depravity as “the new Satanic Panic.”

There is no cabal orchestrating our demise, but IT DID have an origin. There are but a few stages left until it’s all over. On "Glenn TV," Wednesday, Glenn Beck exposes the ultimate Achilles' heel of the entire process. We can stop America’s moral decline, but more Americans need to rise up and find the courage to say "NO FARTHER!" or this will be our new Alamo.

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A Russian submarine equipped with a “doomsday weapon” — a nuclear bomb that Russia claims can create a "radioactive tsunami" — has apparently vanished from its base in the White Sea, according to reports.

NATO has reportedly warned that the "Belgorod," a massive nuclear submarine, has "gone missing" from a Russian base in the Arctic Circle, and officials are concerned that Russia could be gearing up to test its advanced weapon system known as "Poseidon" or the "weapon of the Apocalypse."

Meanwhile, the U.S. Navy's newest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford, has suddenly been declared combat-ready after years of setbacks, technology issues, and delays.

On the radio program Tuesday, Glenn Beck detailed just how powerful Russia's "missing" submarine really is and broke down how these "coincidental" current events mirror those that led up to World War II.

"It's really not a good thing ... but the world has gone through things like this before," Glenn said. "In the end, after it's all over, good things can happen. You just gotta get to the other side."

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