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Archive for the 'Rush Limbaugh' Category

Rush Limbaugh, Classless As Always

by @ Saturday, July 24th, 2010. Filed under Dumbasses, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Rush Limbaugh

When I heard this on the road yesterday, I thought my ears decieved me, but they didn’t: RUSH: We’re sitting here and since everybody is buzzing in Vietnam about Chelsea Clinton’s wedding, we are, too. We’re buzzing about Chelsea Clinton’s wedding. We’re wondering if there is a Lewinsky in Chelsea’s husband’s future. Greetings, and welcome […]

Obama Rejects Golf Game With Limbaugh: ‘Rush Can Play With Himself’

by @ Wednesday, May 12th, 2010. Filed under Barack Obama, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Rush Limbaugh

Don’t expect President Obama and his chief public critic to be hitting the links together anytime soon: When President Obama was asked if he would play a round of golf with his talk-radio nemesis Rush Limbaugh, the response, relayed by a top Democrat, was: “Limbaugh can play with himself.” This is according to Zev Chafets […]

Rush Limbaugh Suggests That Oil Rig Explosion Was Part Of A Conspiracy

Twice yesterday, Rush Limbaugh spread the idiotic theory that the destruction of the oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico was part of a “conspiracy”: First, there was this: RUSH: I want to get back to the timing of the blowing up, the explosion out there in the Gulf of Mexico of this oil rig. […]

Donny Deutsch Off The Air On MSNBC After Telling The Truth About Keith Olbermann

by @ Wednesday, April 21st, 2010. Filed under Glenn Beck, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity

Advertising mogul and long-time MSNBC guest and fill-in host is off the air after criticizing Keith Olbermann yesterday: A week-long anchoring stint on MSNBC by Donny Deutsch ended abruptly on Wednesday, and four people briefed on the decision said the cancellation stemmed from an unflattering mention of that channel’s No. 1 anchor, Keith Olbermann, a […]

Rush Limbaugh Blames Icelandic Volcano On God Being Upset About ObamaCare

Rush Limbaugh, idiot: You know, a couple of days after the health care bill had been signed into law Obama ran around all over the country saying, “Hey, you know, I’m looking around. The earth hadn’t opened up. There’s no Armageddon out there. The birds are still chirping.” I think the earth has opened up. […]

The President Is Not A King And He Does Not Deserve Our Allegiance

by @ Tuesday, April 6th, 2010. Filed under Barack Obama, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Rush Limbaugh

Chris Matthews did a segment last night on Hardball about the new war between President Obama and conservative talk radio, and specifically Matthews’ apparent ire at Rush Limbaugh’s use of the word “regime.” You can watch the whole nine minute segment here, but I want to comment on this specific portion of the discussion: Visit […]

David Frum: Rush Limbaugh About As Influential As The Green Party

by @ Monday, April 5th, 2010. Filed under Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Rush Limbaugh

Yesterday on Reliable Sources, David Frum cut down to size the actual scope of Rush Limbaugh’s influence:

Is Chris Matthews’ Tingling Leg Telling Him To Kill Rush Limbaugh ?

by @ Tuesday, October 13th, 2009. Filed under Dumbasses, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Rush Limbaugh

Apparently so: CHRIS MATTHEWS: You guys see Live and Let Die, the great Bond film with Yaphet Kotto as the bad guy, Mr. Big? In the end they jam a big CO2 pellet in his face and he blew up. I have to tell you, Rush Limbaugh is looking more and more like Mr. Big, […]

Rush Limbaugh, Joe Scarborough Trade Insults

by @ Friday, October 9th, 2009. Filed under Joe Scarborough, Politicos & Pundits, Politics, Rush Limbaugh

On Monday’s Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough slammed Republicans like Rush Limbaugh who cheered when Chicago didn’t get the 2016 Olympics last week: Rush Limbaugh responded a few days later by saying Scarborough was “doing his best impression of … neutered chickified moderate:” This morning, Joe Scarborough fired back by calling Rush out on the fact […]

Talk Radio: Sound And Fury Signifying Nothing

by @ Friday, October 2nd, 2009. Filed under Glenn Beck, Political Parties, Politics, Republicans, Rush Limbaugh

David Brooks does an excellent job today of pointing out, using the 2008 election and talk radio’s inability to stop John McCain from getting the GOP nomination, the fundamental fact that conservative talk radio hosts such as Limbaugh, Beck, and Hannity aren’t nearly as influential as they pretend to be: So what is the theme […]

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