She's a record-breaking runner...so why does her coach catch her at the end of every race?

Have you heard about the outstanding young woman , Kayla Montgomery? She's one of the top long distance runners her age and has a reputation for setting and breaking her own records. But there's something about Kayla that sets her apart from other athletes her age - and it leaves her in pain every time she races.

Kayla was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis when she was 14, a disease that affects the central nervous system. Failing to let the disease define her, Kayla chose to fight back, becoming one of the fastest young distance runners in the country. Kayla told ESPN, "[Running] makes me feel normal, and whole. It's difficult to live with a disease where your own body's fighting against yourself; so when I'm running I feel like I'm battling that, I feel like I'm safe from myself. As long as I'm running, everything's fine."

Kayla Montgomery is now a freshman at Lipscomb University, a private Christian College. Despite her medical condition, she continues to race on the cross-country team. In an interview with the New York Times, Montogomery touched on the challenge of college recruitment. While many wanted the star runner, when she informed coaches of her disease, they said it was fine, "but then they didn't call back." When you visit Kayla Montgomery's profile page of Lipscomb's athletics page, her profile only focuses on her awards and track records. Nothing is different, and nothing portrays her struggle with MS. "Normal," just as she said she wanted to be in numerous interviews.

The video below is a video from ESPN's E:60. This is the story of Kayla Montgomery in high school and her coach Patrick Cromwell, the man who would catch her at the finish line.

To learn more about Multiple Sclerosis you can visit the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation page.

Kayla Montgomery will be featured on "The Rachael Ray Show" today.

It should come as no surprise that a newsworthy story receives more media coverage when released on a Monday than a Friday. The reason is in part due to a large number of news-consuming Americans checking out for the week to focus on their weekend plans rather than the news.

On Monday's radio program, Glenn Beck shared information that President Joe Biden decided to release on Friday — when fewer people would notice — regarding the Climate Finance report. This report is marketed to Americans as "A Roadmap To Build a Climate-Resilient Economy." But Glenn believes the report to be Biden's Great Reset warning shot to banks.

In this clip, Glenn warned that if Americans don't stand together, in eight years we all indeed will own nothing. Watch the clip for the full story. Can't watch? Download the podcast here.



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On today's radio program, Glenn Beck was joined by Bill O'Reilly to discuss the top stories of the week.

For O'Reilly, the biggest story this week centered around someone mysteriously missing from mainstream media news reports today: Mark Zuckerberg. Specifically, O'Reilly said it's the 'scandalous' way the Facebook CEO spent nearly $420 million to influence the 2020 election — and did so successfully.

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On Thursday's radio program, Grace Smith and her father, Andy, joined Glenn Beck on the phone and provided a first-hand account of Grace's refusal to wear a mask at school.

Smith, 16, began a maskless protest after her school district in Laramie, Wyoming, decided to implement a mask mandate. As a result, Grace received three suspensions, was issued two $500-citations, and was eventually arrested.

"How long were you in jail?" Glenn asked.

Grace said was taken to jail but was never booked nor was she was placed in a jail cell.

Glenn commended Grace's father, Andy, for raising such a "great citizen" and asked if it was Grace's idea to protest. Andy said it was Grace's idea, explaining that they took the position of arguing on the grounds of civil rights rather than the efficacy of wearing a mask.

Grace has since withdrawn from public school and started a home school program. She also told Glenn that she will continue to fight the school district, legally.

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It seems the Left wants a civil war and some on the Right want a national divorce. The country is split right now unlike anything Glenn Beck has ever witnessed. There are two sides: Those who want to fundamentally change this country and those who believe in KEEPING the experiment of liberty that the Founding Founders intended.

The ideological gap seems impossible to cross, but Glenn explains why he won't secede. David Reaboi, Claremont Institute senior fellow and author of "National Divorce Is Expensive, but It's Worth Every Penny," tells Glenn why a national breakup is not an impossibility just because it will be difficult.

What can we do to fight back … peacefully? How can the states that still believe in the Constitution create pockets of freedom in the shadow of tyranny? On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn answers that and provides a road map to preserving what the Left is trying to destroy.

Finally, James Simpson, author of "Who Was Karl Marx? The Men, the Motives and the Menace Behind Today's Rampaging American Left," provides solutions on the issues the "red states" must unite around before Left and Right America officially call it quits.

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