How dinner conversation with kids can change everything

Glenn encouraged listeners to stop playing the politics games and explained how a simple conversation with your kids will help you know if you are guilty as charged. If you find yourself saying ‘you don’t understand how it works’ -- guess what, you’re playing the game.

"We were told as kids, don't talk about religion or politics. I agree with that. Why don't we talk about principles and faith? I don't want to talk about politics. Politics leads you to arguments. Principles. What are our principles? Those always get lost. Because people say, oh, those aren't practical. Why isn't it?" Glenn said on radio.

"The best thing I've done in the last year or so is just sit at the dinner table with my kids and just talk to them about business. Because my kids aren't jaded enough. When you've lived 50 years, you start to understand how the world works, then you start playing the game."

"And when you actually have to face your kids, then you realize, I'm explaining away why I'm not doing the right thing. And it feels wrong. You think, crap, what have I been thinking. That's where we have to get on politics. That's where we have to get on religion and everything else. We have to get to the place where we're not explaining these things around. We just do the right thing."

 

 

Sen. Ted Cruz: NOBODY should be afraid of Trump's Supreme Court justice pick

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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to weigh in on President Donald Trump's potential Supreme Court nominees and talk about his timely new book, "One Vote Away: How a Single Supreme Court Seat Can Change History."

Sen. Cruz argued that, while Congressional Democrats are outraged over President Trump's chance at a third court appointment, no one on either side should be afraid of a Supreme Court justice being appointed if it's done according to the founding documents. That's why it's crucial that the GOP fills the vacant seat with a true constitutionalist.

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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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