The Left Lauds Beck's Border Trip to Help the Children

Celebrity conservative Glenn Beck is heading to the Texas border this Saturday.  He’ll be accompanied by rabbis, pastors, and politicians.  On Monday, Beck told Fox News host Bill O’Reilly the $1.8 million in donations his Mercury One Fund took in will be used to stock church pantries and soup kitchens “for quite some time.” The controversial media entrepreneur has been sounding the trumpet the last few weeks, urging his audience members to think about the children.  Beck believes that Americans “have a personal responsibility for mercy … we all love the children and we all have a responsibility.” Beck’s appeal on children’s behalf has endeared him to left-wing writers at sites like Daily Kos, MSNBC, and Mediaite.  Progressives have always seen kids as an effective way to "broaden the base for change.”  Never mind that most of the illegals flooding the Southwest are adults; one NBC report...(Read Full Post)