It was prescribed. The doctor told the prosecutor he wrote the prescription in his own name in order to, errr, avoid negative publicity for Rush. Matt Drudge said on his radio show the other day that the sheriff’s office supposedly leaked the story to the press within one hour of the bottle being found.

I should probably show some indignation here towards the faux-privacy heroes on the left, but the truth is, the next time Teddy gets caught walking around with his pants down or Patches is spotted stumbling through the halls of Congress in an Ambien-fueled haze, I want to know about it right away.

Update: Our affiliate, Expose the Left, has audio of Rush from this afternoon. He’s suspicious, as well he should be.