American citizen-turned-Taliban fighter John Walker Lindh is due to be released after spending seventeen years in prison …Are there certain crimes for which you should never get out of prison? …Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls those who took her claims about humanity's imminent peril due to climate change seriously as having “the social intelligence of a sea sponge” …Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer appeal to President Trump for $2 Trillion in infrastructure spending …Why are so many on the Left fighting for high-speed rail? …Stu says that, even on their best day, trains just can’t compete with planes.
NPR updates its guidelines for talking about abortion …It’s all part of a larger effort to deny science by downplaying the significance of a fetal heartbeat …How often do “partial-birth abortions” actually happen? …Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) claims that the new abortion laws being implemented across the country “criminalize women for simply existing” ...“Pregnancy kills, abortion saves lives” – That’s not satire, that’s from The New York Times …Why has the Left been completely overcome by science denial? What on Earth is a “flickering pulse”?! …Caller asks why brain activity isn’t discussed in abortion debates – If someone is legally dead after it stops, why isn’t someone alive when it begins? …Many individuals who call themselves “pro-choice” have a stricter stance on abortion than Republican lawmakers.
Mark Levin, host of LevinTV, joins the program to discuss his new book ‘Unfreedom of the Press’ …There is almost no freedom of thought in newsrooms – The news cycle is nothing but groupthink …President Trump has not attempted to manipulate the press through abuses of power like Kennedy and Johnson did …Pat is tired of America being “the world’s policeman” and attempting to introduce democracy to people who don’t want it …Managing war is an exercise in central planning – Such exercises usually don’t work very well …Three cheers for Chick-fil-A and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott …Jeffy Fisher is living healthy in 2019, but the same can’t be said for another Blaze Media host …Kamala Harris continues to harp on the “gender pay gap” as part of her campaign, but she’s hiding something in that regard.
Hour 1: It seems like it's not okay for you to believe in life... No place for a pro-life person in the Democratic party... Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) wants to make sure women have basic civil rights when it comes to abortion... Mayor Pete says Roe V. Wade should be the framework for abortion... It seems like Kamala Harris is still trying to be relatable to the Millennial voters in a CNN 'Candidate Mixtape' segment... A clever way to get the left to save the unborn.
Hour 2: Tech companies tracking their customers... Robocalls, scammers, and spammers... oh my!... FCC on the move to keep these robocalls from calling you... Who are their targets?... We take calls to see the different ways these scammers catch their prey... Stu went to a rap concert and smoked cigars at 4am?
Hour 3: Elizabeth Warren is sticking to her wealth tax... We go over more details from Robert Smith's decision to pay for the graduating classes student debt... Why are there rotting piles of garbage in Los Angeles?... Why can't people see that states who implement socialist ideas aren't doing so well?... It seemed like Ben Carson was a bit hungry while testifying before Congress... New internet challenge... kissing cows?
None of the plethora of Democratic candidates will tolerate any limit on abortion – Pat finds that staggering …Is Alyssa Milano even a C-List celebrity? Jeffy says the answer is yes ...94-year-old WWII veteran will parachute into Normandy on anniversary of D-Day …ESPN President admits that sports fans tuned into his network don’t want to hear about divisive politics …How can a species be labeled as “functionally extinct”? Are one million species really on the verge of going extinct? …Caller asks what the solution to China’s unfair trade practices is if tariffs are off the table …Pat gets his revenge against the Metric System.
In a recent study, over 40 percent of Americans polled said that socialism in this country would be a good thing …The age of the universe is up for debate – New research suggests that the established figure may be off by as much as a billion years …Of all the people that social media giants could target for “inciting hate”, why are they going after Candice Owens for stating facts about liberal oppression? …A Canadian listener says that the hysteria over climate change is much more extreme north of the border …Pat’s Box Office: Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' is controversial for all the wrong reasons.
Millennial views on free speech are really something – a large percentage of young people don’t want their feelings hurt …What did older generations do to instill a culture of “everybody deserves to win” in their children? …Hollywood “conservative” bashes the GOP – How does the conversation go from taxes to racism in the blink of an eye? …Drake is a climate change activist – and has a new private jet …Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders are in a virtual tie for the lead in Iowa …The candidate currently polling third is a surprise, though …The best way for a school to combat bullying against gay students is to…bring in drag queens?
President Trump ramps up his rhetoric on potential conflict with Iran …British Admiral says that the U.S. would need one million troops to successfully pacify Iran …New abortion bill in Missouri places a cutoff of eight weeks with no exceptions for rape or incest …The Right has been reinvigorated on the abortion issue by the Left’s callous quest for late-term and after-birth abortions …Perhaps the GOP should be looking to address the disparity in cost between adopting a child and getting an abortion …How long will it be until big movies are only released on streaming services instead of in theaters?
Bernie Sanders attempts to use the salaries of baseball players to push his agenda …Multi-billionaire announces that he will spend $40 million to pay off the student loan debt of Morehouse College's latest graduating class …A Starbucks coffee cup made it to the final cut of ‘Game of Thrones’ …Pat laments about how much he hated ‘The Last Jedi’ and reveals what he dreams the next Star Wars film will be like …Fort Worth, Texas kidnapping case solved by a video doorbell and social media …Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is buying into the Leftist fad of re-writing history.
Phone companies may now be permitted to start blocking spam calls before they reach customers …Have you ever been sold something that you didn’t know you needed? …Maine passes law prohibiting all public schools and universities from using Native-American themed mascots like “Indians” or “Warriors” …The state legislature did this in spite of the fact that no schools statewide currently use those mascots …Former NBA player Lamar Odom reveals in upcoming tell-all book that he has been on a wild ride over the past few years.
This week, Glenn sits down with Senator Mike Lee of Utah who has spent his career defending the basic liberties of Americans and Utahns as a tireless advocate for our founding constitutional principles. Senator Lee acquired a deep respect for the Constitution early on. His father, Rex Lee, who served as the Solicitor General under President Ronald Reagan, would often discuss varied aspects of judicial and constitutional doctrine around the kitchen table, from Due Process to the uses of Executive Plenary Power. He attended most of his father's arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court, giving him a unique, hands-on experience and understanding of government up close. He serves on Judiciary, Commerce, and Energy Committees and is currently the Chair of the Joint Economic Committee. He is consistently one of the most conservative members of the U.S. Senate and also one of the nicest and most well-liked on both sides. He is also a New York Times Best-Selling author of 3 books including his latest, "Our Lost Declaration: America's Fight Against Tyranny from King George to the Deep State." They talk about everything from Thomas Jefferson and the Constitution all the way to John Roberts on the Supreme Court.
Hour 1: President Trump outlines his immigration reform plan – Says that a merit-based system is necessary if we want the best and brightest immigrants …The Democrats were essentially conservatives on immigration in the 1990s …The TSA at the Border? Will any agents volunteer to fill such a role? …The President’s approval rating in a non-Rasmussen poll stands at 51 percent …A caller defends family members immigrating via chain migration …How long will it take for prices to rise with tariffs on the way?
Hour 2: Bill O’Reilly joins the program and starts by describing how due process is thoroughly dead …Boycotts of media personalities should be called extortions, because that’s what they are …Bill isn’t all that surprised that Brett Kavanaugh is not taking a conservative stance on the Supreme Court …The Right is fighting back on the abortion issue to defend states’ rights as much as the lives of the unborn …Bill estimates that there is a 1-in-5 chance that the U.S. and Iran engage in some form of hostilities …It’s incredibly difficult to win a trade war with China because the government in Beijing doesn’t care about its people.
Hour 3: Students’ SAT scores may soon be weighted to compensate for one’s perceived advantages …Why should Harvard be attempting to even out the distribution of ethnicities on campus? Why shouldn’t they only be admitting the best and brightest students? …A man gave birth to a stillborn baby – Actually, no, a WOMAN did! …Trying calling Planned Parenthood about prenatal care and see where it gets you …A caller reiterates that it’s not one’s socioeconomic background that determines potential as a student, it’s the values instilled in them by their parents …Alyssa Milano claims that everyone is pro-life and no one wants to get an abortion – What is she doing as an “expert” on cable news?
Hour 1 Economic Warfare and Financial Terrorism with Kevin Freeman
Hour 2 Best Selling Author, Peter Schweizer
Hour 3 Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson sits down with Glenn
Hour 1 Happy Hump Day with 'Glenn Beck Super Fan' Fred Mckostraff ...Beto continues to blow it while Biden says AOC needs to 'calm down' ...Don't know much about 'Adam Smith' with Charlie Munger ...Rashida Tlaib blames 'racist idiots' for her hatred of Jews ...Exercising our American muscle
Hour 2 Texas bartender, charged for serving killer before deadly shooting spree. Her attorney joins Glenn to discuss his personal outrage ...Teenage girl defends her controversial videos ...The Dark Art and Curious Science of Creating Magic in Brands with author Rory Sutherland. Brilliant capitalism is the The art of knowing what people want
Hour 3 Jordan Peterson mentor and marketing professor, Dr. Gad Saad joins the show. Quality of Physicians is on a decline worldwide. The silent majority in academics does exist, but they need start speaking out. The importance of elevating conversations that actually have meaning
Best of the Program | 5/15
- Happy Hump Day with 'Glenn Beck Super' Fan Fred Mckostraff - h1
- Racist Idiots are to blame? - h1
- 'She's a hero'? -h2
- Dark Art & Curious Science (w/ Rory Sutherland) - h2
- God Bless Dr. Gad Saad? -h3
Hour 1 Global warming to a recession. Farmers are losing patience with President Trump tariff war with China ...Bartenders are being blamed for drunk customers. Acts heroism are now criminal
Hour 2 The New Right with author Michael Malice. A Journey to the Fringe of American Politics. Loosely connected group of individuals, dedicated to taking over the world. Conservative Jihadi's coming together as one ...China Tariff talk with CATO Institutes's Dan Ikenson
Hour 3 Beneficiaries from a China US trade war. Apple App store monopoly continues to grow ...Senator Mike Lee discusses his relationship with President Trump. "I will be voting for him in 2020"...Finally, a 2020 Democratic candidate comes on the show with Glenn
Best of the Programs | 5/14
- Warming To a Recession - h1
- Acts of Heroism are Now Criminal - h1
- The New Right (w/ Michael Malice) - h2
- China Tariff Talk (w/ Dan Ikenson) - h2
- First Time Ever (w/ Ami Horowitz) - h3
Hour 1 Breaking from Bette Midler sex. The actress Joins Sex Strike to Protest Georgia 'Heartbeat' Law ...Stu was just Yahoo'ed. Years of his emails we're just deleted ...Re branding Beto is underway and Pete Buttigieg is just a 'generational thing' ...The Media omits important details on most recent school shooting
Hour 2 Barking at Iran. Tensions of war ramp up. President Trump is bankrupting Iran while calling out John Kerry ...Rashida Tlaib stands by Holocaust comments ...A Mother's Day Game of Thrones Stu Recap ...Are You Kidding Me News
Hour 3 Humanity over disagreement with StoryCorps, Dave Isay. Tensions are tightening on both sides, we are not seeing each other as 'human.' A father and son discussion for the ages ...Is Life Really That Bad in 2019. Poverty is down and people are living longer. Modern medicine miracles hit home for Glenn
Best of the Program | 5/13
- No Sex Bet - h1
- Stu Got Yahoo'ed - h1
- War Drums Beating In Iran (w/ Jason Buttrill) -h2
- Game of Thrones Stu Recap - h2
- Humanity Over Disagreement (w/ Dave Isay) - h3
Glenn sits down with Andy Ionescu, who survived 26 years of socialism in Ceausescu's Romania before legally immigrating to America in 1999. They discuss the differences between socialism and communism, as well as Venezuela's demise under socialism and President Nicolas Maduro, who Andy describes as "more violent than Ceausescu."
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