More and more, I am beginning to think it's true that Glenn Beck is simply a real-life troll. His statements are becoming more and more outrageous. When he connected Robert Greenwald to Che Guerva, compared U.S. progressives to Mao, and most recently when he said that the Japan earthquakes are a message from God. I shit you not:
Glenn Beck Say Earthquake In Japan Is A ‘Message’ From God, Because The 10 Commandments Aren’t Followed |
His quote from Forbes magazine pretty much puts the nail in the coffin: "We don't give a crap about politics, it's all about the money", or something to that extent.Glenn Beck says Japan‘s earthquake might be a “message” from God.
“We can’t see the connections here,” he said on his show Monday. “I’m not saying God is causing earthquakes – well I’m not not saying that either!”
“What God does is God’s business,” Beck continued. “But I’ll tell you this…there’s a message being sent. And that is, ‘Hey you know that stuff we’re doing? Not really working out real well. Maybe we should stop doing some of it.’ I’m just saying.”
Beck continued trying to make a connection between human behavior and the natural disasters that have wreaked havoc in Japan, even casually mentioning “radical Islam” before revealing what he called “the answer.”
“The answer is, buckle up!” he said. “Because it’s going to be a bumpy ride.”
In light of the disasters that have devastated Japan, the Fox host stressed people should follow the biblical Ten Commandments, or what he referred to as “10 rules of thumb.”
“What do you say we start doing those things?” he asked. “Because the things we are doing really suck. And they’re not getting better.