Glenn reacts to the story of a couple married 70 years dying 15 hours apart

On radio this morning, Glenn shared a heartwarming story that made its way around the internet over the weekend. Earlier this month, Ohio couple Helen and Kenneth Felumlee died just 15 hours apart after having been "inseparable" through 70 years of marriage.

“This is a story from The Blaze this weekend, I had to share it. I read this out loud to my wife yesterday morning,” Glenn said. “I had a hard time finishing it. It was one of the most beautiful stories I ever heard.”

In the aftermath of their parents’ passing, the couple’s eight children explained they knew “when one went, the other was going to go.” As the Zanesville Times reported, even after 7 decades of marriage, Helen and Kenneth still held hands at breakfast every morning and once shared the bottom of a bunk bed on a ferry rather than sleeping one night apart.

According to the couple’s daughter Linda Cody, about 12 hours after her mom passed away at the age of 92 on April 12, her father, 91, looked at his children and said, “Mom’s dead.”

“He was ready,” Cody said. “He just didn’t want to leave her here by herself.”

In an email to the Associated Press, son Dick Felumlee said the family spent their final moments with their dad “singing his favorite hymns, reading scriptures, and praying with him.” “It was a going away party,” Felumlee said, “and we know he loved it.”

“I think that is one of the nicest, most remarkable stories I have heard," Glenn concluded. "When I read the part about how they held hands at breakfast every day – how needed is that in our society? How needed is that for an example of husband and wife. Could I just ask you a favor for your children? Be an example for your kids. Hold hands at dinner… Talk to your wife or your husband tonight. Remember the things that you fell in love with.”

Read the entire story via TheBlaze HERE.

Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to talk about why he believes President Donald Trump will nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death.

Lee, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee that will consider and vote on the nominee, also weighed in on another Supreme Court contender: Judge Barbara Lagoa. Lee said he would not be comfortable confirming Lagoa without learning more about her history as it pertains to upholding the U.S. Constitution.

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This week on the Glenn Beck Podcast, Glenn spoke with Vox co-founder Matthew Yglesias about his new book, "One Billion Americans: The Case for Thinking Bigger."

Matthew and Glenn agree that, while conservatives and liberals may disagree on a lot, we're not as far apart as some make it seem. If we truly want America to continue doing great things, we must spend less time fighting amongst ourselves.

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'A convenient boogeyman for misinformation artists': Why is the New York Times defending George Soros?

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On the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" Tuesday, Glenn discussed the details of a recent New York Times article that claims left-wing billionaire financier George Soros "has become a convenient boogeyman for misinformation artists who have falsely claimed that he funds spontaneous Black Lives Matter protests as well as antifa, the decentralized and largely online, far-left activist network that opposes President Trump."

The Times article followed last week's bizarre Fox News segment in which former House Speaker Newt Gingrich appeared to be censored for criticizing Soros (read more here). The article also labeled Glenn a "conspiracy theorist" for his tweet supporting Gingrich.

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The former ambassador to Russia under the Obama Administration, Michael McFaul, came up with "7 Pillars of Color Revolution," a list of seven steps needed to incite the type of revolution used to upend Eastern European countries like Ukraine and Georgia in the past two decades. On his TV special this week, Glenn Beck broke down the seven steps and showed how they're happening right now in America.

Here are McFaul's seven steps:

1. Semi-autocratic regime (not fully autocratic) – provides opportunity to call incumbent leader "fascist"

2. Appearance of unpopular president or incumbent leader

3. United and organized opposition – Antifa, BLM

4. Effective system to convince the public (well before the election) of voter fraud

5. Compliant media to push voter fraud narrative

6. Political opposition organization able to mobilize "thousands to millions in the streets"

7. Division among military and police


Glenn explained each "pillar," offering examples and evidence of how the Obama administration laid out the plan for an Eastern European style revolution in order to completely upend the American system.

Last month, McFaul made a obvious attempt to downplay his "color revolutions" plan with the following tweet:

Two weeks later, he appeared to celebrate step seven of his plan in this now-deleted tweet:



As Glenn explains in this clip, the Obama administration's "7 Pillars of Color Revolution" are all playing out – just weeks before President Donald Trump takes on Democratic candidate Joe Biden in the November election.

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