Glen Beck is on tv calling suvivalists "Bubbas"

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by glocknut, Feb 21, 2009.

  1. glocknut

    glocknut Active Member

    Ol Glen is on Fox News calling anyone who wants to be self sufficient by the term (Bubbas) He's calling this gun buying and self sufficiency movement in the country "The Bubba Effect"....

    I sure am glad i live in Oklahoma and not where ever Glen Beck is...because there MUST BE something in the water out where he is!!!!!!!!!!

    WHY.... WHY...did Fox news bring this guy over from The Communist News Network (CNN)???? Can somebody answer me that? :mad:

  2. ponycar17

    ponycar17 Active Member

    Feb 17, 2005
    South Carolina
    I heard that and kind of laughed... It didn't bother me because I know it's not always true. There ARE some 'bubbas' out there who are willing to do whatever/whenever and that's what I thought about when Beck said it in his online video.

    With that said, let it go over as a grain of salt. I believe more than your average 'bubba' is preparing for whatever could happen next...
    Last edited: Feb 22, 2009

  3. I agree....I don't think he meant it in a bad way...and didn't the guy from the army call it the bubba effect? I can't remember right now cuz I've had a couple....:)

    Glen goes a little wacko....but they all have their moments....

    want a beer Glock? :D:D:D
  4. glocknut

    glocknut Active Member

    Already got one... ;)

  5. Terry_P

    Terry_P New Member

    Mar 23, 2008
    Beck is alright. I have heard him at other times and he has been decidedly pro-gun and pro-second amendment.
  6. CampingJosh

    CampingJosh Well-Known Member

    Sep 25, 2007
    Yes, this was a term that Glenn picked up from one of the experts he had on the TV program Friday. I want to say it was the Homeland Security guy, but I'm not sure.

    Glenn goes wacko a lot, but I think the radio show is really where he shines. He is better able to focus on principles, the founding fathers, etc. in the longer, less constrained radio format.

    He's not perfect (no one is), but he's definitely on our side. I for one am glad that he's now on Fox News... though I'd prefer him to be in the 7:00 time slot.
  7. me too....I don't get to see him at 5 and usually only catch the last 5 minutes of his show when I get home from work. I'm off on fridays so that's the only show I get to watch.

    I listen to Rush and Hannity on the radio from work...and by the time I get home I have to rush to this forum just to unwind... :D
  8. artabr

    artabr New Member

    Bubba will survive.
    Glenn is a Mormon, stocking up is part of their tenant.
    No offense met to Mormons, that is something I admire about them. :)
    Glenn is a gun owner. Give him a few views Mike.
    I wish him and O'wazhisface would swap time slots.

  9. Haligan

    Haligan Well-Known Member

    Feb 25, 2008
    FEMA Region II
    I have to agree with previous posters here, and I am gonna go out on ledge here for Glenn. Ya know like in the old mobsters movies. I'm vouching for the guy. So if he turns out to be a schmuck you can leave a dead horse in my bed. I say he's ok and didn't mean any disrespect, that's just what one of his guests, who's said he's heard that's what they call us.
  10. Haligan

    Haligan Well-Known Member

    Feb 25, 2008
    FEMA Region II
    Please don't leave a dead horse in my bed. My wife would never let me hear the end of it.
  11. shhhhh....don't give him any ideas....he's on a roll tonite! :D:D:D
  12. LurpyGeek

    LurpyGeek Active Member

    Nov 30, 2005
    None taken... :)
  13. artabr

    artabr New Member

    Last edited: Feb 22, 2009
  14. Popgunner

    Popgunner Active Member

    Dec 3, 2005
    None taken by me either Art:)
  15. bogus bill

    bogus bill New Member

    Sep 4, 2008
    None taken by me either. I am one of the few people who live in utah and aint morman.:)
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