Conspiracy Theories Debunked: UN Not Invading US, Water Not Turning Frogs Gay

Tuesday on The Glenn Beck Program, Glenn set the record straight on an image that went viral of UN vehicles seen in the state of Virginia. Researchers at TheBlaze looked into what the vehicles were doing and why they were in Virginia.

"We can't post photos and just assume the worst . . . here's what I got back yesterday around noon," Glenn said.

Glenn, here's what we have. The MRAPs are made in Virginia. This model is the Pit-Bull VX. A Ford vehicle modified by Alpine Armoring, Inc. You'll never guess where these are manufactured. Virginia. Alpine has the DOD, U.S. government, and UN contracts. Ford uses a company called Ford Fleet Sales to sell these worldwide.@I found this and found this order February 16th, 2016. It is in the amount of $13.4 million for Ford trans vehicles in different body configurations. This is the company that builds them, and they use this company to ship them outside continental United States, which means there is no way this shipment is for anything within the U.S. This is a very high probability of being that shipment. Putting in a request to the company to verify. But if this indeed it, which it looks like it is, this debunks the conspiracy theory on it.

Co-host Pat Gray wasn't quite ready to let the moment pass.

"The UN's invading the United States! The United Nations invaded Virginia! Run for your lives! The UN is coming! The UN is coming. Scary!" Pat chimed in.

PHOTOS: UN Military Vehicles Seen Rolling Down Virginia Interstate

Glenn pointed out that we face enough challenges without adding fuel to the fire. But did he miss the most critical conspiracy theory of all?

"I will say you're not addressing the issue of the water turning all the frogs gay," Co-host Stu Burguiere said.

"I haven't heard that the water is turning . . . what is this? The latest conspiracy theory? The water turning the frogs gay?" Glenn asked.

Listen to this segment beginning at mark 42:10 from The Glenn Beck Program:

Featured Image: Irish members from the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) sit in an armoured personnel carrier as they maneuver, near the border of Syrian territory, close to the town of Buqaata in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights on August 31, 2014. Heavy fighting between Syrian government troops and opposition forces flowed into the buffer zone separating Syrian and Israeli-occupied territory at the weekend. Dozens of Filipino UN peacekeepers escaped the hot zone overnight after rebels rammed their Golan Heights outpost with armed trucks, the Philippine military said. (Photo Credit: MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

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Protests following the fatal police shooting of Walter Wallace Jr quickly devolved into violence, rioting, and looting in Philadelphia, and BlazeTV's Elijah Schaffer was there to document what the mainstream media won't. But while filming the carnage inside a Five Below on Tuesday, Elijah was surrounded and attacked by looters.

Elijah joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to detail his experience and to explain why mainstream media efforts to downplay the violence just show that independent media has never been more important.

"Unfortunately, [the attack] escalated from one person to about a dozen very quickly," Elijah explained. "I'm actually really happy to be alive. Because in that same shopping center, right there, there was a 15-year-old girl who was shot, according to reports. And I heard multiple gunshots throughout the night. Another individual is reported to have heard a gunshot as well, so we try to confirm. I watched people get pummeled beyond belief."

Glenn asked Elijah to respond to mainstream media claims that conservatives are exaggerating the looting and violence in Philadelphia.

"It's so funny to hear people that aren't there try to counter what we're reporting," Elijah replied.

Watch the video below to catch more of the conversation:

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In the final days before the 2020 election, President Donald Trump is gaining among black voters, particularly men, because his record of accomplishments "speaks for itself" and the "façade" that President Trump is a racist "just doesn't ring true," argued sports columnist Jason Whitlock on "The Glenn Beck Radio Program" Tuesday.

Jason, who recently interviewed the president at the White House for OutKick.com, shared his thoughts on why he believes many black Americans — notably celebrities such as Kanye West, Ice Cube, and 50 Cent — are breaking from the "façade" that President Trump is a "flaming racist."

"I really believe the facts are starting to speak for themselves, and that Donald Trump's record of accomplishments, particularly as it relates to African Americans, speaks for itself," Jason told Glenn. "He actually has a record to stand on, unlike even Barack Obama. When [Obama] was president, I don't think he had much of a record to stand on, in terms of, 'Hey, what did he actually deliver for African Americans?' President Trump has things he can stand on and, you know, beyond that I think black people understand when he starts talking about black unemployment rate. And America's unemployment rate. And then, when you add in for black men, the façade we've been putting on [President Trump] … you know, this whole thing that he's some flaming racist, it just doesn't ring true."

Jason suggested that Trump's fearlessness, unabashed masculinity, and record of keeping his promises resonates with men in the black community. He also weighed in on how media and social media's bias plays a huge role in convincing people to hate President Trump while ignoring Antifa and others on the Left.

"I keep explaining to people, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, they're some of the most secular places on earth. And we've reduced everyone to a tweet, that we disagree with," he added.

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Megyn Kelly is not happy about the "disgusting" media coverage of President Donald Trump, specifically pointing to Lesley Stahl's "60 Minutes" interview on CBS Sunday.

On the radio program, Megyn told Glenn Beck the media has become so blinded by the "Trump Derangement Syndrome" that they've lost their own credibility — and now they can't get it back.

"It's disgusting. It's stomach-turning," Megyn said of the media's coverage of the president. "But it's just a continuation of what we've seen over the past couple of years. Their 'Trump Derangement Syndrome' has blinded them to what they're doing to their own credibility. They can't get it back. It's too late. They've already sacrificed it. And now no one is listening to them other than the hard partisans for whom they craft their news."

Megyn also discussed how she would have covered the recent stories about Hunter and Joe Biden's alleged corruption. Watch the video below to catch more of the conversation:


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