Barbara Bush, a lady until the end

The Lord called Barbara Bush home last night. She was 92 years young. The country truly has lost an American icon. She was the matriarch of the most successful American political dynasty in modern history. She was the helm of the entire Bush family ship. I want to take just a few minutes to celebrate Mrs. Bush and her amazing life.

Barbara Pierce was born in Manhattan in 1925. When she was 16, she met the man she’d one day spend the rest of her life with. George H.W. Bush was her first kiss, and they began their adventure together in 1945. They married while George was on leave during World War II. This past January, Barbara and George celebrated their 73rd wedding anniversary. That makes them the longest married couple in US presidential history.

After the war, the Bush's moved around a lot. TWENTY-NINE TIMES to be exact. They eventually settled in Texas, and it was there that tragedy first tested the Bush family. Their daughter, Robin, died of Leukemia in 1953. She was only three years old. Barbara Bush said, “I was combing her hair and holding her hand. I saw that little body, I saw her spirit go.”

Barbara and George persevered. In the end, they proudly boasted six children, 14 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. They were successful in everything they did. First, the Texas oil business, and then politics. Barbara would become the Second Lady from 1981 to 1989, First Lady from 1989 to 1993 and the mother to the president from 2001 to 2009.

In the end, I’m sure she saw her family as her greatest achievement.

For many Gen X’ers, Barbara Bush was the FIRST First Lady they remember. Her look was iconic. Everyone remembers the white hair and pearls. Barbara said her hair was never colored due to her intense love of the outdoors and swimming. She was always outside enjoying nature. Barbara flashed her granddaughter, Jenna, a sly grin and told her that her signature pearls were “to cover the wrinkles, which they no longer do. You can’t wear pearls all over your face.”

Barbara’s crusade over the years has been universal literacy, and she founded the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy. She holds honorary degrees from five different universities.

But in the end, I’m sure she saw her family as her greatest achievement. To quote Barbara one more time, “I’ve been the luckiest woman in the world, truthfully, and I know it.”

Following President Joe Biden's first joint address to Congress, Glenn Beck joined fellow BlazeTV host and author of the new book, "American Marxism," Mark Levin to expose what they called the "Liar-In-Chief's" radical plans for our country and to explain why the far Left's proposals and programs are really a "frontal attack" on our Constitution, our country, and our way of life.

"Substantively, this is a frontal attack on our Constitutional system of limited government. It is a frontal attack on our capitalist system. He's basically throwing out all the bromides for the radical left groups that now form the base of the modern Democrat Party. And I make the case that ... this is Marxist bullcrap in its broadest sense," Levin stated.

"Here we are, a country now where one man can get up in the middle of the night and make a list of everything he wants to do to the country," he added, speaking figuratively. "It's like an unreality where we're living in separate worlds ... the whole thing is a fraud."

Watch the video clip below to hear Levin expose the lies and misinformation in Biden's speech and explain why he believes the true message is absolutely chilling for the future of our nation:

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After months of delays and COVID-19 excuses, President Biden finally delivers his address to the joint session of Congress. It is a truly historic moment, as only a few hundred members of Congress received an invite. While some have compared this speech to JFK's moon landing challenge, it will likely be more like FDR's New Deal nightmare. Will Speaker Pelosi continue her tradition of ripping up the president's speech? Will VP Harris cackle to a quiet audience?

Glenn Beck teams up with fellow BlazeTV host Mark Levin, author of the new book "American Marxism," to take on the progressive plans that could completely transform our economy and our way of life. Steve Deace, BlazeTV host and author of "Faucian Bargain," joins to discuss why it's not enough for conservatives to just lament the dangerous Democrat agenda; we must activate against the woke infection of our institutions. Plus, a power panel to rival CNN talking heads: Stu Burguiere, BlazeTV host of "Stu Does America," and Jason Buttrill, head researcher and writer for Glenn Beck.

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The less-than-favorable reaction to Caitlyn Jenner's bid for governor of California as a Republican has shown that leftists and so-called "transgender rights activist" care more about political party than actual transgender rights. Despite the fact that if she wins, Jenner would be the first trans governor in our nation's history — and prove that Republicans aren't 'transphobic' — Leftist activists would rather back Gavin Newsom — a cisgender, white male.

"Make no mistake: we can't wait to elect a #trans governor of California. But @Caitlyn_Jenner spent years telling the #LGBTQ+ community to trust Donald Trump. We saw how that turned out. Now she wants us to trust her? Hard pass," tweeted Equality California, one of the state's largest LGBTQ-rights groups.

"With all due respect, @Caitlyn_Jenner, you are running as a Republican?! Republicans deny your existence and are trying to erase trans youth. HELL NO," tweeted leftist activist and actress Alyssa Milano.

"Well done Caitlyn Jenner, running for governor wins you the one medal you never got: stupidest mother***ker on earth. Running as a Trump Republican & entering a world that hates you," tweeted "Sons of Anarchy" star Ron Perlman.

In this clip from the "Glenn Beck Radio Program," Glenn and producer Stu Burguiere discussed the Left's hostile reaction to Jenner's candidacy for California governor and agreed that leftist trans activists are showing themselves to be more "leftists" than "trans activists."

"If Caitlyn Jenner did, let's say, run for governor and win as a Republican, wouldn't that go a long way to advance what [trans rights activists'] goal supposedly is? Like, if you really believe Republicans hate trans people and what you want is for society to have trans people accepted more broadly, what better way to accomplish that than having a Republican trans candidate?" Stu asked.

"Yeah, see, but you just said the key words: 'If you really believe.' They don't really believe anything. I don't think they even really believe that Republicans hate gay people. I don't think they actually believe that. That's just a slogan that's been drilled in their head," Glenn said. "It doesn't have anything to do with race or gender, or really anything else. It has everything to do with politics. That's it."

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The New York Times reported this week that U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate and former Secretary of State, John Kerry, allegedly leaked classified Israeli military information to one of its biggest foes: Iran. So, where's the media outcry?

Donald Trump Jr. joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday to discuss the allegations against Kerry and the corporate media's blatant hypocrisy and the Left's double standards.

"It's sort of amazing what you can get away with if you're a Democrat," Trump Jr. said. "I would think, Glenn, these people would lose their minds if someone in the Trump administration did this."

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