Megyn Kelly just might get virtue signaled right off TV

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We're less than a week from Halloween, so you know what that means: It's time for the Cultural Appropriation Police to scour every Halloween party for culturally insensitive costumes and micro-aggressions. After all, what would a holiday gathering be without the constant politicization of every single action of every single person in attendance.

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We've even gotten a nice preview of the outrage this year, with all the tantrums that NBC News' Megyn Kelly caused with an, admittedly tone-deaf but overall harmless opinion on "Megyn Kelly Today," during what should have been a civil conversation between four adults. Here's the clip:


Megyn Kelly Apologizes For Blackface Comments: ‘I Was Wrong, And I Am Sorry’ | Megyn Kelly TODAY youtu.be


Melissa Rivers was the virtue-signaling in this segment. If only Megyn Kelly had towed the line and beat her chest with outrage.

Even Al Roker got steamed up about it:

The fact is, while she apologized to the staff, she owes a bigger apology to folks of color around the country. This is a history, going right back to the 1830s minstrel shows to demean and denigrate a race. It wasn't right.
I want to begin with two words, I'm sorry. The country feels so divided and I have no wish to add to that pain and offense. I believe this is a time for more understanding, more love, more sensitivity and honor. Thank you for listening and for helping me listen too.

Apologies do no good anymore. We're in the throes of cultural lawlessness, where executions are on-demand and context or common sense don't matter. Guess what happens next? She's probably going to lose her job, that's what all the signs seem to indicate.

NBC News Chairman Andy Lack released a statement following Kelly's comments:

There is no other way to put this, but I condemn those remarks. There is no place on our air or in this workplace for them. Very unfortunate.

What's unfortunate is that America has devolved into a country of over-sensitive babies who take offence at the slightest thing. Yes, Megyn Kelly ought to know that blackface is awful, that it is no longer acceptable, and that most people agree that any costume that purposely ridicules an entire race, as blackface has historically done, probably isn't kosher. But notice here what Kelly is getting in trouble, and possibly fired for: Words. It's not like she showed up to the set in blackface. She just asked why that particular example is racist.

The criteria for wrongdoing are narrowing to barely nothing. It's ridiculous how similar it is to the thoughtcrimes that Orwell wrote about in 1984.

Here's a passage, in which the main character, Winston Smith, is training himself to avoid thoughtcrimes:

The mind should develop a blind spot whenever a dangerous thought presented itself. The process should be automatic, instinctive. Crimestop, they called it in Newspeak. He set to work to exercise himself in crimestop. He presented himself with propositions—'the Party says the earth is flat', 'the party says that ice is heavier than water'—and trained himself in not seeing or not understanding the arguments that contradicted them.

Here's another:

If you made unexpected movements they yelled at you from the telescreen.

Swap "telescreen" with "Twitter" and you've got the reality of our current situation. And I don't want to ruin 1984 for you, but let me just say that it's not the kind of world we want to end up in.

On Monday's episode of "The Glenn Beck Radio Program," Glenn opened up about the tragic death of his brother-in-law, Vincent Colonna Jr., who passed away unexpectedly on April 5. He also shared some of the important thoughts and insights he's learned through the grieving process.

"Last Monday, I was sitting in this chair ... the two-minute warning comes and Stu said to me, 'You ready for the show?'' ... And that's when my wife [Tania] came to the door of the studio here at our house and said, 'I...' and she held the phone up. And then she collapsed on the floor in tears," Glenn began. "Tania's brother had passed. To say this was a shock, is an understatement."

Glenn described his brother-in-law as having "a servant's spirit."

"He was always the guy who lit up the room. He was always the guy helping others. He would never stop, because he was always helping others," Glenn said of Vincent. "He was on the school board. He was a little league coach. He was the soccer coach. He helped build the church. He took care of the lawn of the church. He was constantly doing things, raising money for charity, working over here, helping to organize this. But he was never the guy in the spotlight. He was just the guy doing it, and you had no idea how much he had done because he never talked about it.

"We also didn't know how much mental anguish he was in because he never talked about it. And last Monday morning, after spending Easter with the family ... he killed himself. This is now the third family member of mine that has gone through this. And I keep seeing it play out over and over and over again, in exactly the same way."

Glenn described his thoughts as he, Tania, and her family struggled to come to grips with the devastating loss.

"I learned some really important things as I was watching this wake. I'm seeing these people from all walks of life ... the people that were there, were there because [Vince] made a difference in their life. He was a true servant. As I'm watching this, all that kept going through my mind was, 'by their fruits, ye shall know them.' The fruits of his labor were on display. He was a servant all the time. All the time ... he found a way to love everybody.

"There are two great commandments: Love God with all your heart and mind and soul. And love your neighbor. So those two great commandments boil down to: Love truth. Because that's what God is," Glenn said.

"Love thy neighbor. That's where joy comes from. The opposite of joy is despair, and that is the complete absence of hope ... and how do you find joy? You find joy by rooting yourself in the truth. Even if that's a truth you don't want to accept. Accept the truth," he added. "But we have to stop saying that there's nothing we can do. What are we going to do? Well, here's the first thing: stop living a lie."

Watch the video clip below to hear more from Glenn:


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After imprisoning a pastor for refusing to follow COVID-19 restrictions, Canadian officials barricaded his church. And when some church members retaliated by tearing down part of the fence, Canadian Mounties arrived in riot gear.

Rebel News Founder Ezra Levant joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to give his insight on the crazy situation. He described the new, armed police presence surrounding GraceLife Church in Edmonton, Alberta, and how it not only encouraged hundreds of protesters to stand with the church in support but forced congregation members underground to worship as well.

What's happening is eerily similar to what occurs everyday in China, Levant says, and it must stop. Who would have thought this type of tyranny would be so close to home?

Watch the video below to hear Ezra describe the religious persecution taking place in Canada.


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Enough prayers? Why is supposed Catholic Joe Biden suggesting that Congress ought to stop praying for after someone commits acts of gun violence?

On Friday, Stu Burguiere and Pat Gray filled in for Glenn and discussed President Joe Biden's remarks during his speech on gun control. "Enough prayers. Time for some action," Biden said. Stu and Pat were surprised how dismissive Biden appeared to be on the idea of prayer.

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Just days after Canadian pastor James Coates was released from prison for refusing to bow to COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, several police officers showed up at another church to ensure restrictions were being followed. But Polish pastor Artur Pawlowski of the Cave of Adullam Church in Alberta, Canada, knew his rights, telling the cops not to come back until they had a warrant in hand.

Filling in for Glenn Beck on the radio program this week, Pat Gray and Stu Burguiere played a video of the interaction.

"Please get out. Please get out of this property immediately. Get out!" Pawlowski can be heard yelling at the six officers who entered his church.

"Out! Out! Out! Get out of this property immediately until you come back with a warrant," he continued. "Go out and don't come back. I don't want to talk to you. You Nazis, Gestapo is not allowed here! ... Nazis are not welcome here! Do not come back you Nazi psychopaths. Unbelievable sick, evil people. Intimidating people in a church during the Passover! You Gestapo, Nazi, communist fascists! Don't you dare come back here!"

Watch this clip to see the heated exchange:

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