Glenn explains why visiting NY makes him a ‘little pessimistic’

Glenn has been in New York for just a couple of days now, but Pat and Stu could not help but notice that being the in the city has put him into a bit of a funk. You see, Glenn has been particularly ‘gloom and doom’ this week, and Stu questioned if the trip to the Big Apple had anything to do with it.

“Stu thinks that I should not be allowed to be in New York anymore,” Glenn said on radio this morning. “I think that's what Governor Cuomo thinks as well.”

“There's no place for you here, Glenn,” Stu explained. “And I actually back up the governor. He's a very smart man. You need to get the hell back to Texas… You change when you're here. And I love you, but you turn into a different person, I think.”

Despite the unfortunate politics of New York, Glenn has actually always loved the city. But now it just seems to make him depressed.

“It's just I think… knowing your love of history and knowing your love of this area and your love of the buildings here and the way the city was built,” Stu said. “And I think… it's like you see the history there and then you see what it's become. And it's like you're looking into the future of the country.”

In New York, you have the opportunity to see the past, present, and future in one simple glance. And what Glenn is able to see makes him a “little pessimistic.”

“I had a bunch of people in the office last night. And I said to one of the guys, ‘Come on, you got to sit in my chair,’” Glenn explained. “Because when you're sitting in my chair at my desk here in the office, you see in one window the full Empire State Building… And then you turn the other way and perfectly framed is the Chrysler Building. So it's like the greatest iconic view of the city you've ever seen. And those two buildings tell to story of America in the Great Depression.”

“But at the same time, I walk down the streets and I see the brownstones and I think of Theodore Roosevelt and the gangs of the New York and the early progressive era. Right across the street from our building here, underneath us… is the IRS building… And the giant debt clock is right where we walk in every day,” he continued. “Right across the street is – I can't remember the name of the theater – but it's the place where Margaret Sanger used to go. It was built for the progressives voice to be heard… And so I get into New York, and I've seen all this history right here. [But] everybody of is walking by it not looking up. And they have no idea. And unless you know that history, we're going to repeat it. We're going to repeat it. And so I get a little pessimistic.”

“That's a good word for it,” Stu concluded. “Maniacal is another word.”

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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) joined the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" to explain how mail-in ballots are typically disqualified during recounts at a far higher rate than in-person, Election Day ballots, and why this is "good news" for President Donald Trump's legal battle over the election.

"One of the things that gives the greatest cause for optimism is, this election ... there's a pretty marked disparity in terms of how the votes were distributed. On Election Day, with in-person voting, Donald Trump won a significant majority of the votes cast on in-person voting on Election Day. Of mail-in voting, Joe Biden won a significant majority of the votes cast early on mail-in voting," Cruz explained.

"Now, here's the good news: If you look historically to recounts, if you look historically to election litigation, the votes cast in person on Election Day tend to stand. It's sort of hard to screw that up. Those votes are generally legal, and they're not set aside. Mail-in votes historically have a much higher rate of rejection … when they're examined, there are a whole series of legal requirements that vary state by state, but mail-in votes consistently have a higher rate of rejection, which suggests that as these votes begin being examined and subjected to scrutiny, that you're going to see Joe Biden's vote tallies go down. That's a good thing," he added. "The challenge is, for President Trump to prevail, he's got to run the table. He's got to win, not just in one state but in several states. That makes it a lot harder to prevail in the litigation. I hope that he does so, but it is a real challenge and we shouldn't try to convince ourselves otherwise."

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Fox News senior meteorologist Janice Dean is perhaps even more disgusted with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) for his coronavirus response than BlazeTV's Stu Burguiere (read what Stu has to say on the subject here), and for a good reason.

She lost both of her in-laws to COVID-19 in New York's nursing homes after Gov. Cuomo's infamous nursing home mandate, which Cuomo has since had scrubbed from the state's website and blamed everyone from the New York Post to nursing care workers to (every leftist's favorite scapegoat) President Donald Trump.

Janice joined Glenn and Stu on the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" Tuesday to ask why mainstream media is not holding Gov. Cuomo — who recently published a book about his leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic — accountable?

"I'm vocal because I have not seen the mainstream media ask these questions or demand accountability of their leaders. [Cuomo] really has been ruling with an iron fist, and every time he does get asked a question, he blames everybody else except the person that signed that order," Janice said.

"In my mind, he's profiting off the over 30 thousand New Yorkers, including my in-laws, that died by publishing a book on 'leadership' of New York," she added. "His order has helped kill thousands of relatives of New York state. And this is not political, Glenn. This is not about Republican or Democrat. My in-laws were registered Democrats. This is not about politics. This is about accountability for something that went wrong, and it's because of your [Cuomo's] leadership that we're put into this situation."

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As America grows divided and afraid to disagree with the Democrats' woke plan for America, Megyn Kelly is ready to fight back for the truth. For nearly two decades, she navigated the volatile and broken world of the media. But as America leans on independent voices more than ever, she's breaking new ground with "The Megyn Kelly Show."

She joined the latest Glenn Beck Podcast to break down what's coming next after the election: Black Lives Matter is mainstream, leftists are making lists of Trump supporters, and the Hunter Biden scandal is on the back burner.

Megyn and Glenn reminisce about their cable news days (including her infamous run-in with then-presidential candidate Donald Trump) and to look into the chaotic and shady world of journalism and the growing entitlement it's bred. For example, many conservatives have been shocked by how Fox News handled the election.

Megyn defended Fox News, saying she believes Fox News' mission "is a good one," but also didn't hold back on hosts like Neil Cavuto, who cut off a White House briefing to fact check it — something she never would have done, even while covering President Obama.

Megyn also shared this insightful takeaway from her time at NBC: "Jane Fonda was an ass."

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Glenn Beck has had enough of exposing scandal after scandal, just to have everyone look the other way: Benghazi, Hillary Clinton's emails, Joe and Hunter Biden's dealings in Ukraine and China … the list goes on, but no consequences are paid. Now, the media have called the election for Joe Biden and insist no one can question it. But for many of the more than 71 million people who voted for President Trump, our search for the truth isn't over yet.

On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn called out the left's long list of alleged corruption that has gone unchecked and stressed that Donald Trump's legal team must be allowed to go through the process of investigating the multiple allegations of election fraud to ensure our voting systems are fair.

"I don't know about you, but I'm tired. I am worn out. I am fed up!" Glenn said during his opening monologue. "I've had enough. I am tired of exposing corruption, doing our homework, even going overseas and having documents translated to make sure they're exactly right, [and] presenting the evidence ... except, once we expose it, nothing happens. Nobody goes to jail. Nobody pays for a damn thing any more!"

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