Pope Francis named Time's 'Person of the Year'... but who does Glenn think should have received the honor?
Given the leftist progressive tendencies of the new pope, it's no surprise the media is fawning over him. Time magazine was no exception as they named Pope Francis their 'Person of the Year' for 2013. Glenn, however, was not so sure about the pick. If the honor shouldn't go to the pope - who is more deserving? Glenn explains his choice(s) for the title HERE.
TONIGHT don't miss part II of Believe Again...
Watch as nine artists from diverse musical and religious backgrounds come together to produce and record an album of Christmas classics and originals. Don't miss part II of Believe Again, tonight at 8PM ET only on TheBlaze. Miss last night's premiere? Watch part I of Believe AgainHERE. Learn more about the program and purchase the album HERE.
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Have we lost the 'Christ' in 'Christmas'?
We have all considered the commercialization of Christmas in our culture. But the two stories Glenn shared on radio this morning really make you question whether we have completely lost the 'Christ' in 'Christmas'. Disney Parks have removed a Christian essay from its 'Candlelight Processional' despite nearly 40 years of tradition. Meanwhile, a South Carolina Air Force base removed a nativity scene after it received ONE complaint. What has happened to our culture? Glenn reacts HERE.
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11-year-old told to beg for money to pay for her braces, now running a small business
Remember Madison Root? Last week, TheBlaze reported how Madison was told not to sell her mistletoe at the Portland Saturday Market because it violated city ordinance. When Glenn read the story, he asked his team at The Marketplace to provide the budding entrepreneur a place to sell her merchandise. And within an hour, 'Madison's Mistletoe' was completely sold out. Madison joined Glenn on Tuesday's Glenn Beck Program to give an update on how business is going… and it is booming. WATCH
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Tomorrow night, come home for Christmas
Join Glenn and his family at their Idaho ranch as they rediscover the true spirit of Christmas in Searching for Grandpa's Christmas. Glenn searches for the true meaning of Christmas and harkens back to the time honored traditions of his grandfather as he looks to embrace life's simple pleasures. Searching for Grandpa's Christmas premieres TOMORROW, Thursday, December 12, at 8PM ET, only on TheBlaze.
Learn more about TheBlaze's full holiday lineup HERE.
Share the real meaning of Christmas with this beautiful rendition of 'O Holy Night'
On radio this morning, Glenn shared several stories that seem to suggest we as a culture have eliminated the message and meaning of Christ's birth from Christmas. But Glenn also offered a clip from last night's premiere of Believe Again that helps re-focus the true meaning of the season and what we really celebrate on Christmas day. WATCH
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'This is not a parody': Glenn shares tips to ensure that you survive the snow and ice season safely Glenn was forced to close his Dallas offices on Friday and Monday because of the massive winter storm that rocked much of the country late last week. While Glenn admitted he was totally ill-prepared for the storm (he didn't even own a shovel!), a new report from the Snow & Ice Management Association might just take preparedness to a whole new extreme. Check out the entertaining tips for walking in snowy and icy conditions HERE.
Tonight's primetime lineup on TheBlaze TV:
5pm ET - The Glenn Beck Program: Glenn has been talking about the importance of Stephen Mansfield's book, Mansfield's Book of Manly Men, for a number of weeks now. And tonight, Stephen joins Glenn to discuss the importance of redefining 'masculinity' and 'manliness'.
6pm ET - Real News: With HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius returning to the Hill this morning to testify before an Energy and Commerce Committee hearing called "PPACA Implementation Failures: What's Next?", the panel takes a look at Obamacare's supply and demand problem.
7pm ET - Wilkow!: Round of applause – the federal government is going to save $23 billion over 10 years. They're also going to spend $65 billion. So how does that work? Andrew attempts to make sense of it all.
8pm ET - Believe Again: Part II: Nine Christian musicians from diverse backgrounds come together in a house and struggle to record a Christmas album in less than one week.