Former Fox News personality Glenn Beck declared Donald Trump the last real "male role model" — and compared the president he used to oppose to James Bond.
First reported by the Daily Beast, Beck's bombastic comments calling Trump "an alpha dog" are unsurprisingly making waves on Twitter.
As writer Robbie Couch noted, Beck "explaining in earnest why [Trump] is one of the last 'male role models' does more to highlight how ridiculous our perceptions of gender norms are than any liberal take on toxic masculinity."
I feel like Glenn beck explaining in earnest why trump is one of the last “male role models” does more to highlight… https://t.co/B7IpOcQzqS— Robbie Couch (@Robbie Couch) 1551892020.0
"I'd be curious as to which of Donald Trump's qualities children should model," another Twitter user mused. "The constant lying? The constant infidelity? Perhaps it's his management of money that resulted in a string of bankruptcies."
"C'mon Glenn," the user implored, "be specific."
I'd be curious as to which of Donald Trump's qualities children should model. The constant lying? The constant in… https://t.co/fjVe2BX9ak— 🇺🇸Ryan Church ⚽️ (@🇺🇸Ryan Church ⚽️) 1551892233.0
Check out more responses below:
@pattymo lol remember when glenn beck tried to be a resistance grifter for like a week before everyone told him to fuck off— Dr. Andy Money, Pretty Huge Dumbass (@Dr. Andy Money, Pretty Huge Dumbass) 1551891781.0
glenn beck is the baby boomer version of baked alaska— holiday season enjoyer (@holiday season enjoyer) 1551895325.0
guys when did glenn beck start looking like uncle colonel sanders https://t.co/zG4mdu8L0W— celine 🥥👼 (@celine 🥥👼) 1551895280.0
the absolute expert on role models, glenn beck, has logged on. https://t.co/Lbcxf78LUQ— 𝗵𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗵 (@𝗵𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗵) 1551893696.0
The right sure is obsessed over “masculinity”... Like, just live your life and quit worrying about socially constru… https://t.co/E9rGNy9DQ1— Ryan Fagan (@Ryan Fagan) 1551893733.0
It really is time for men to be done. https://t.co/vjR8BdfGw5— It's a case. It's a controversy. (@It's a case. It's a controversy.) 1551894007.0
Pack it up, men. We are fucking finished https://t.co/LCzgznbm24— Pres-Elect Biden deal with it (@Pres-Elect Biden deal with it) 1551893370.0
When I think about whose opinion I value on the topic of "male role models", Glenn Beck is right up there with the… https://t.co/mnCg1uIfd7— El Dee (@El Dee) 1551891851.0
I see Glenn Beck's efforts to reinvent himself as a never-Trump woke conservative are going swimmingly. https://t.co/AVyFJ4buO9— The Unbearable Lightness Being (@The Unbearable Lightness Being) 1551892155.0