All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘rush limbaugh’

Rush Limbaugh Fights Back Against Media Matters

Today in a tweet, @RushLimbaugh has brought to peoples attention the prevalent problem of media matters trying to put not only him, but other businesses out of business because they don’t share their political point of view. (image)@rushlimbaughRush LimbaughStanding up against advertiser intimidation by @mmfa. They will fail. You can help small business by going to http://t.co/3mO1vchc(image) 13 hours ago …

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Limbaugh Advertiser Says Ad Boycott Is “Terrorism”

Mark Stevens advertises on Rush Limbaugh’s show, even after the latest Limbaugh scandal. He remains unbowed by the current advertiser boycott that is decimating Limbaugh’s advertiser base. Yesterday, Mark Stevens was on the Fox Business Network show Varney and Co. He made some interesting remarks about the current Limbaugh advertiser boycott: “I just want… The reason why I want … …

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Twitter Quitters: Celebrities Jump Ship

Twitter can be a great tool for boosting one’s popularity, or at least public profile. But, some celebrities are deciding that its just not worth the trouble. Recently, Alec Baldwin dropped off Twitter, then came back. But, then he ended up fending off a Twitter attack on his girlfriend from a stalker. He enlisted the help of his fans and …

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Limbaugh Spokesman Hits Media Matters Over Boycott

Brian Glicklich, a spokesperson for Rush Limbaugh’s show, published an opinion piece yesterday in Politico that takes aim at Media Matters For America. Limbaugh has maintained for weeks that the backlash against his “slut” comments about Sandra Fluke has not bothered as many people as you might think. Instead, he says that ll the outrage is manufactured by MMFA. Limbaugh …

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Rush Limbaugh Reassures Affiliates It’ll All Be OK

After all the advertiser upheaval of late, Rush Limbaugh has taken a little time to send a message to his radio show affiliate stations. The recorded reading of a message refers to his calling Sandra Fluke a slut, talks about his apologizing for that, and assures his affiliates that this too shall pass. Limbaugh has said on his show that …

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Rush Limbaugh Launches New Twitter Offensive

On Thursday, March 15, Rush Limbaugh announced to his listeners that he was starting to tweet. Over the course of a couple of days, he explained Twitter to them. Limbaugh compared Twitter to CB radio and made announcements on the air when he sent out tweets. “Twitter is almost like digital CB radio now. But all of this social networking, …

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Rush Limbaugh, Bill Maher Sexist Comments Are Different Says Axelrod

In an interview to air on CNN’s “Out Front with Erin Burnett,” David Axelrod the senior adviser to President Barack Obama makes the arguement that the sexist comments made by radio host Rush Limbaugh and comedian Bill Maher are both distasteful but should be understood differently. That because Rush is the “Political Figure” of the Republican party, and Bill Maher …

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Howard Stern Talks About Rush Limbaugh

Here at the week’s end, after all the further mess Rush Limbaugh has faced this week, we present a clip from the Howard Stern show. Stern cuts right to the chase about Limbaugh’s current predicament. He says that it’s a mess, but it’s got people talking about him. Stern also has an opinion on Limbaugh’s birth control argument, during which …

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Rush Limbaugh Should Be Fired, Say Most Republicans

Right about now, Rush Limbaugh may be wishing he had not called Sandra Fluke a slut. Even after an apology that few think he meant, advertisers have bailed on Limbaugh in record numbers. The flagship station for his show, WABC in New York, have been forced to play unpaid PSAs rather than commercials in most of his ad slots. Unprecedented …

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Rush Limbaugh Gets A Twitter Serenade

Kevyn Smith and Jeremy Johnson’s “social experiment in music” involves taking some of their favorite tweets and putting them to music – as in they make a song out of them. The project is called We Sing Your Tweets and they call these creations “sweets.” On their blog, you’ll see that the duo picks a wide range of Twitter personalities …

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Rush Limbaugh’s Rights Defended By Window Cleaner

A residential window cleaning company in Knoxville, Tennessee has bought its first radio ad in over ten years of business. In it they talked very little about their service and spent most of the ad defending what they saw as Rush Limbaugh’s free speech rights. The ad states: Rush Limbaugh recently made some morally wrong statements. A number of dangerous, …

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Rush Limbaugh’s Comments Worse Than Bill Maher’s?

Ever since Rush Limbaugh called Sandra Fluke a slut and a prostitute, talk about civility in political discussion has been all the rage. Limbaugh has faced a backlash of advertiser bailouts, both in his national commercials, as well as at the local level, leaving radio stations across the country to have to evaluate their lineup. But, some conservatives have been …

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