Glenn hits the mic... AND the pain meds

GLENN: Now I do want to tell you -- it says on the prescription bottle "Do not operate heavy machinery". Stu, I don't actually have to lift any of the 300 transmitters.

STU: Right.

GLENN: Okay? I'm not turning them on or off. I haven't -- you know, I don't have to actually do any of the work on the satellites because that's heavy machinery.

STU: Right.

GLENN: Or the networks.

STU: That's true.

GLENN: The cameras, the Internet.

STU: Does this have anything to do with the operator being heavy?



You might assume that the medication Glenn is taking would be responsible for him dressing like this... However this picture is about 2 years old.

ENN: No, it says don't operate heavy machinery.

STU: So it's not don't be heavy and operate machinery.

GLENN: So I think I'm good.

STU: For now I think you're okay.

GLENN: I don't think that there's anything for us to worry about on doing national radio and television, just high as a kite.

STU: And Glenn, I don't mean to talk down to you here.

GLENN: Yeah.

STU: Because I know you're a somewhat accomplished person, in some ways. But I am placing you on a probationary -- you're on a short leash today.

GLENN: Am I?

STU: Because of the medication.

GLENN: Yeah. Yesterday didn't do any medication. Yesterday I was pretty good. Today, not so much.

STU: Lots of medication today.

GLENN: Yeah. Was on Good Morning America and it was nice. Stu said, you were sitting like you were very uncomfortable.

STU: I felt like it almost looked as if you were trying to make it look as if you were just very interested in what Tania was saying but I think you were just trying to sit on your side.

GLENN: Nope, I was just trying to sit on my side. If I could have actually sat on my hip, I would have. But so the reason why I'm telling you this is today's show might become very, very frank and also very, very wrong quickly.

STU: There is a possibility that some collections of letters that are said won't form words.

GLENN: Yes, there's a possibility that all of a sudden you have -- you know that feeling that you always have every Christmas with your grandfather where you're like, oh, dear God, he didn't just say that, did he? That may happen today.

STU: Right.

GLENN: You don't know.

STU: Right, you don't know. You should be excused for anything that you do in the next, say, six to twelve years.

GLENN: I have a feeling that that's not going to happen.

STU: No, I don't.

GLENN: So stay close, Stu.

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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.

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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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