Spocko vs. Rush Limbaugh

From SFGate: The campaign to pressure advertisers to leave conservative Rush Limbaugh’s radio  show after his misogynistic comments about a college  student looks familiar – it was presaged six years ago in a similar effort  directed at a San Francisco talk-radio station by an anonymous blogger called  Spocko. But the...

Patricia Heaton deletes twitter account after defense of Rush Limbaugh

She apologized after reinstating her account. More from the Los Angeles Times: The star of “The Middle” and “Everybody Loves Raymond” pulled an Alec Baldwin and temporarily deleted her Twitter account after siding with Limbaugh’s criticisms of Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke last week via a series of barbed tweets. She...

Twitchy gets email regarding Rush Limbaugh advertising

As you know, we here at Twitchy are showing our support for Rush Limbaugh’s First Amendment right to say even offensive things. Examples: Gaylord Hart [email protected] The assholes at twitchy support hate speech sponsored by Rush Limbaugh! Don’t do business with a–holes! ***** dr hogan [email protected] Supporting Rush Limbaugh? No...

Dueling petitions over Rush Limbaugh and Armed Forces Radio Network

The U.S. Army Times ran a story on two petitions dealing with Rush Limbaugh: With more than 21,000 electronic signatures so far on a petition calling for conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh to be banned from the Armed Forces Network radio station, Limbaugh supporters have launched a counter-petition to...

New advertisers drop content from Limbaugh’s show; UPDATE

The Hollywood Reporter: Rush Limbaugh can’t stop the bleeding. The conservative firebrand lost another round of advertisers for his syndicated program, The Rush Limbaugh Show, by Tuesday morning, putting at twenty four the number of sponsors retreating following his high profile attacks last week on Georgetown student Sandra Fluke. Update...

‘This is a slippery slope’: Rush Limbaugh pushes back on Trump over the NFL and the national anthem

Hmm… On Rush Limbaugh’s show today, he pushed back on President Donald Trump inserting himself into the entire debate over NFL players and the national anthem. Thank you @rushlimbaugh! Been saying that from day one. Trump is right about Anthem but he shouldn't be telling private business what to do...

Sarah Palin visits Rush Limbaugh at EIB studios [photo]

Sarah Palin and her daughters visited Rush Limbaugh’s EIB Network in Palm Beach, Fla., today, and they have the pictures to prove it (and to make liberal heads explode). @pambesteder MY TWO FAVORITE PEOPLE — Steve Webber (@Directorwebber) November 18, 2013 @pambesteder lol. I believe you are right. — Ross...

Politico: Rush Limbaugh’s pretty much like a serial murderer pulled over with bodies in the trunk

NewsBusters: According to Joe Williams, the senior White House reporter for Politico, Rush Limbaugh is like the “serial murderer” who was caught with “three bodies in the trunk.” The veteran journalist made the outrageous comparison on Tuesday’s Martin Bashir show, a program that included other liberal smears against the conservative...

Sandra Fluke campaign: ‘I fought Rush Limbaugh — and won’

What did Sandra Fluke do to beat Rush Limbaugh? We’re a little hazy on the details, but we know that, even though his name looms large on Fluke’s campaign materials alongside some boxing gloves, Rush is still going strong. Much like @SandraFluke didn't bring down @rushlimbaugh alone, she cannot prevail...

Left blames Aurora shooting on Rush Limbaugh

Some Twitter users are speculating that the Aurora, Colo., shooter was inspired by comments made by Rush Limbaugh. On Tuesday July 17, Limbaugh said on his radio show that the name of the villain in "The Dark Knight Rises" is a thinly-veiled dig at Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney: But it was Democrats — not Limbaugh — who first linked the "Dark Knight Rises" villain to Romney.

Missouri legislature honors Rush Limbaugh, to the dismay of many

A bust of conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh was unveiled this afternoon in the Hall of Famous Missourians at the Missouri State Capitol. The event was closed to the public. https://twitter.com/#!/GGerling/status/202094442918842369 https://twitter.com/#!/MarshallGReport/status/202094803658358784 https://twitter.com/#!/WilliamPLynch/status/202104030753861632 This didn’t sit well with Planned Parenthood of Missouri, who attempted to get past state troopers...

Grab the popcorn: Rush Limbaugh to talk amnesty plan with Marco Rubio today; Update: Audio, interview highlights

Huge get for Rubio today: Rush Limbaugh will have him on the show this afternoon to discuss the Senate immigration plan, reports @mikeallen. — Adam Henry (@viewofadam) January 29, 2013 On his program Monday, Rush Limbaugh slammed the Gang of Eight’s amnesty pander-fest and lamented, “I don’t think there’s any...

Media Matters astroturf alert: ‘Stop Rush’ opens fire on Angie’s List

In March, Angie’s List sent out a noncommittal tweet indicating the company was not “currently advertising” on Rush Limbaugh’s website. @Units13 The ads shouldn't be there. We aren't currently advertising w/him, but our ad strategy includes many venues to share info about us. — Angie's List (@AngiesList) March 19, 2012...

CNN host Howard Kurtz: Should we care about Chris Dorner’s love of CNN (and MSNBC) hosts?

Howard Kurtz is one media personality who wasn’t name-checked in alleged killer Christopher Dorner’s lengthy manifesto, so perhaps he has the perspective to ask if we should even care that Dorner praised Chris Matthews, Joe Scarborough, Pat Harvey, Brian Williams, Soledad Obrien, Wolf Blitzer, Meredith Viera, Tavis Smiley and Anderson Cooper...

Neko Case fans horrified that she’s a woman who likes Rush

Singer/songwriter Neko Case shocked and disgusted some fans early Saturday by admitting that — gasp! — she’s a Rush fan. @NekoCase the band, right? please say the band, cause if it's Limbaugh ,we can't be friends anymore. — John Newfry (@jnewfry) September 15, 2012 @NekoCase Limbaugh? Yep, I believe you are. — James...