Steny Hoyer to Sandra Fluke: You should probably sue Rush, you know

posted at 10:11 pm on March 5, 2012 by Allahpundit

Given the insane mileage Democrats are getting from this story, he could probably get David Boies to represent her pro bono. Anything to keep the headlines coming.

Someone, I forget who, tweeted a few days ago that they’d happily bet ten grand that Fluke will get a cameo speaking appearance on one of the first nights of the Democratic convention. Anyone want to take that bet? Bear in mind, Obama’s already dialing up women’s colleges and inviting himself to speak at commencement in hopes of squeezing every last drop of war-on-women goodness out of this fiasco. At the rate we’re going, Fluke might introduce him at his acceptance speech.

“I’d like to see her take him to court,” said Hoyer, who was in Selma for the annual Bridge Crossing Jubilee. “She is not a public figure and, for that reason, she should be able to sue for slander, libel or whatever else might be involved.”…

Joseph Lowery, former president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, said he is familiar with “vintage Rush Limbaugh.”

“(Fluke) has ample room to sue him and I hope she does because he’s gotten rich off the mess he causes,” said Lowery, who joined Hoyer and other national leaders in condemnation of Limbaugh.

She’s got two problems trying to beat him on a defamation claim. One: Hoyer’s probably wrong when he says she’s not a “public figure” for First Amendment purposes. Courts will treat someone as a “limited-purpose public figure” under certain circumstances; according to the EFF’s summary of the law, typically that applies to someone who “(a) voluntarily participates in a discussion about a public controversy, and (b) has access to the media to get his or her own view across.” Fluke voluntarily testified before Congress and, lord knows, she has all the access to the media she could ever want. Assuming she’s a “limited-purpose public figure,” that means she’d have to show that Rush was more than just negligent in calling her a “slut” but acted with reckless disregard for whether it was true. Not an impossible standard to meet but more difficult, and his extended apology today may affect the calculus. The other problem is that, at bottom, he was making a crude joke more than a sincere accusation of fact. His point was that if you want someone else paying for your birth control then you’re kinda sorta being paid to have sex, in which case you’re kinda sorta a prostitute. That analogy is obviously different from claiming earnestly that someone’s promiscuous, but Rush did go on and on and on with it, especially in riffing on the absurdity of the $3,000 figure, so who knows how a jury would disentangle it. Would the line, “She’s having so much sex it’s amazing she can still walk, but she made it up there,” be viewed in the larger context of the point he was making or would it be viewed as a bona fide assertion of fact? I don’t know. Defamation lawyers, any insights?

You’ll be pleased to know that Bill Maher, the chief villain in Kirsten Powers’s j’accuse of liberal men this weekend, has a nifty new HuffPo post up talking about what it’s like to grow up a poor man and then donate $1 million to Obama’s Super PAC, Priorities USA. Among the people circulating his post on Twitter: Bill Burton, senior strategist and co-founder of … Priorities USA. You know, I’m starting to think they might not give back the money.


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First…Steny…cmon now….lets let bygones be bygones…

MooCowBang on March 5, 2012 at 10:13 PM

limited-purpose public figure

Heh. we could have some fun with this one.

ted c on March 5, 2012 at 10:13 PM

I would like to know much more about Fluke….court might be a good place to get more information.

d1carter on March 5, 2012 at 10:14 PM

Heckuva job, Rush.

Jon0815 on March 5, 2012 at 10:15 PM

Can this story just die already?

JPeterman on March 5, 2012 at 10:17 PM

Given the insane mileage Democrats are getting from this story, he could probably get David Boies to represent her pro bono. Anything to keep the headlines coming.

They desperately need something to keep people’s attention from the failures of the Downgrade Administration.

Chip on March 5, 2012 at 10:17 PM

Excellent. An National discussion on the meaning of the word slut. At 5.00 per gallon, still won’t work. Nice try.

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:17 PM

They could call Bill Maher as the first witness.

Jailbreak on March 5, 2012 at 10:17 PM

Think was Rush did was moronic, but there is no basis for a lawsuit.

Can’s sue someone because your feelings were hurt.

Pablo Honey on March 5, 2012 at 10:18 PM

I knew this would happen, especially after she refuses his apology.

But then, if he apologized he’s admitting a wrong, so how is she damaged?

JellyToast on March 5, 2012 at 10:18 PM

Ho yer.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:18 PM

She is not a public figure and, for that reason, she should be able to sue for slander, libel or whatever else might be involved.”…

And here is the crux of the problem…
The “whatever” will be discovered in court..

I doubt Fluck wouldn’t want to expose her “whatever” without control over it…

Electrongod on March 5, 2012 at 10:18 PM

Discovery would be interesting, having Nancy P & co. deposed. They might want to think twice about that.

gbear on March 5, 2012 at 10:18 PM

Discovery could get real gnarly.

*Shudder*

Chip on March 5, 2012 at 10:18 PM

There needs to be a well-organized PR campaign to tie Maher’s comments to Obama via the Priorities USA donation just like the left is doing to Republicans with Rush. Turn their own tactics on them.

drewwerd on March 5, 2012 at 10:19 PM

Mark Levin would represent Rush pro bono. Just for fun.

beatcanvas on March 5, 2012 at 10:19 PM

The clock is running on this 30-something so-called ‘college coed’ fame seeking feminista activist’s wholly contrived and liberal backed 15 minutes.

Tick

Tock

FlatFoot on March 5, 2012 at 10:19 PM

A little refresher on “slut”

The word “slut” has been getting around a lot lately. Just this week, MSNBC host Ed Schultz was suspended after calling conservative radio talk show host Laura Ingraham a “right-wing slut.” Soon after, he went on TV to express his regret at length and, interestingly, became choked up when he apologized to his wife in particular. This follows the hubbub over emerging global SlutWalks, edgy anti-rape protests staged in response to a Canadian official’s remark that women should protect themselves by not dressing like “sluts.” The marches have garnered international coverage all month long and revived debate about whether the slur can be reclaimed.

BobMbx on March 5, 2012 at 10:20 PM

yea Sandra… you don’t want to miss any of your 15 minutes of fame…

BobScuba on March 5, 2012 at 10:20 PM

They will milk it, and milk it, and milk it just like the contraceptives thing…wait this IS the contraceptives thing!

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:20 PM

Its not worth suing him-remember what happens when you fight with a pig-you both get dirty and the pig(Limbaugh) likes it!

Enough sponsors have bailed that Limbaugh is being taught a valuable lesson about the free market of ideas-i.e. companies don’t want to have to pay for him to be an idiot.

Mr.Mark on March 5, 2012 at 10:20 PM

Somehow an Obama administration assault on religious freedom turns into a win for the Democrats…

Political circus, and the Republicans are the clowns.

BadgerHawk on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

Stainy.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

limited-purpose public figure

So she is one notch above our zero-purpose leader?

hillsoftx on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

she should be able to sue for slander, libel or whatever else might be involved.”…

Definition of character?

malclave on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

Please sue Rush, Sandra. His attorneys will dig up so much dirt you on during discovery, it’ll be hilarious watching the Democrat/media complex abandon you quicker than they did Cindy Sheehan after Obama’s inauguration.

Speaking of dirt on Fluke, it’s being reported that at one point she was advocating that insurance companies pick up the tab for sex change operations. And the Democrat Party wants to make her their new poster girl? I say bring it on.

Doughboy on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

She is a pubic figure.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:22 PM

Hey, how’s that unemployment rate? Gas prices rock. That national debt is an Obama treasure!

Distractions. Distractions.

I just love these honest and fair Democrats. Love. Them.

/

conservative pilgrim on March 5, 2012 at 10:22 PM

I’m sure not a lawyer and don’t play one anywhere, but wouldn’t she have to show she was damaged? Will her sure-to-come book tour, Moochelle-style job offers and religion-of-the-left celeb status tend to negate feigned damages?

mredly on March 5, 2012 at 10:22 PM

limited-purpose public figure

Is this the direction that the Women Rights Movement wants to be labeled as?

Fluck has no shame.

Electrongod on March 5, 2012 at 10:22 PM

So she is one notch above our zero-purpose leader?

hillsoftx on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

FTW!

ted c on March 5, 2012 at 10:22 PM

Paging Gloria Allred! Paging Gloria Allred!

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:22 PM

Among the people circulating his post on Twitter: Bill Burton, senior strategist and co-founder of … Priorities USA. You know, I’m starting to think they might not give back the money.

Heh

Dr Evil on March 5, 2012 at 10:23 PM

Rush should sue Fluke for not getting what he will have paid for….

Wolfmoon on March 5, 2012 at 10:23 PM

Its not worth suing him-remember what happens when you fight with a pig-you both get dirty and the pig(Limbaugh) likes it!

Enough sponsors have bailed that Limbaugh is being taught a valuable lesson about the free market of ideas-i.e. companies don’t want to have to pay for him to be an idiot.

Mr.Mark on March 5, 2012 at 10:20 PM

wow. Is you first name “way off the”

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:23 PM

i didn’t know that it’s against the law to call someone mean names. well conservatives have so many reasons to sue liberals now…

Speaking of dirt on Fluke, it’s being reported that at one point she was advocating that insurance companies pick up the tab for sex change operations. And the Democrat Party wants to make her their new poster girl? I say bring it on.

Doughboy on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

i’m not surprised, i’ve seen liberals say that before. they want everything free, and i mean everything, no matter how ridiculous.

Sachiko on March 5, 2012 at 10:23 PM

Mark Levin would represent Rush pro bono. Just for fun.

beatcanvas on March 5, 2012 at 10:19 PM

You know, I was thinking that what that case would need was more attention and publicity.

KingGold on March 5, 2012 at 10:24 PM

Someone, I forget who, tweeted a few days ago that they’d happily bet ten grand that Fluke will get a cameo speaking appearance on one of the first nights of the Democratic convention. Anyone want to take that bet?

Five minutes. Sure. Why not? Even if she’s the most robotic talking-points generating machine I’ve ever seen. From the little I’ve seen of her, she’s devoid of human qualities. P.S. So sue me.

Paul-Cincy on March 5, 2012 at 10:24 PM

Rush could ask every single man Fluke has slept with to come forward as witnesses, if every one of them were given 15 minutes to testify the trial would be tied up for a decade.

Bishop on March 5, 2012 at 10:25 PM

That would take exactly zero minutes. The woman doesn’t need any contraceptives FOR HERSELF, and I’m not making any comments about her looks.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:24 PM

Rush could ask every single man Fluke has slept with to come forward as witnesses, if every one of them were given 15 minutes to testify the trial would be tied up for a decade.

Bishop on March 5, 2012 at 10:25 PM

Rush would welcome the suit, as it would give him an opportunity to (1) refocus the religious liberty point and (2) truth is an absolute defense in a case of libel or slander. The suit will never be brought because courts deal in facts, and facts are not the strong suit of the leftists, like Fluke and Obama, to whom facts are but flies at their picnic, annoying and in need of death.

TXUS on March 5, 2012 at 10:25 PM

Testifying before a Congressional hearing makes one a public figure.

Case dismissed.

profitsbeard on March 5, 2012 at 10:26 PM

Speaking of dirt on Fluke, it’s being reported that at one point she was advocating that insurance companies pick up the tab for sex change operations. And the Democrat Party wants to make her their new poster girl? I say bring it on.

Doughboy on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

It’s reasonable to say that, sometimes if not always, sex change surgery is a cruel fraud.

Paul-Cincy on March 5, 2012 at 10:26 PM

Hi-tech castration of Rush Limbaugh.

SouthernGent on March 5, 2012 at 10:26 PM

Is that Gloria Allred I smell?

diogenes on March 5, 2012 at 10:26 PM

Coming from a lib, Hoyer is an ass. Never could stand him. He smells of a total sell out washington insider.

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

“Uppereastside”? I never would’ve guessed you were a lib.

/sarc

Doughboy on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

Coming from a lib, Hoyer is an ass. Never could stand him. He smells of a total sell out washington insider.

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

Stop it. Just STOP it.

Rush should have said: “If we are to take this woman at her word, then she has her legs in the air all day long. What other definition comes to mind?!”

He shouldn’t have apologized. He should have doubled-down.

John the Libertarian on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

And while i think Rush is an ass, the man apologized (albeit a fake apology). Let’s move on already.

Libs run a risk of over riding this bs.

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:28 PM

What is this!!

Why didn’t anyone jip Netanyahu’s speech~! ?

wtf

amend2 on March 5, 2012 at 10:29 PM

Since she’s a Georgetown Law student, she could represent herself, pro se and get legal advice from Steny for the trial hearing portion. Since she is poor and all, can’t afford BC pills and high-end condoms for all her paramours, she could let Steny take out in trade whatever his fees for legal advice would be.
.
How would ya like that, Steny? Could ya handle it, Steny?

ExpressoBold on March 5, 2012 at 10:29 PM

Would the line, “She’s having so much sex it’s amazing she can still walk, but she made it up there,” be viewed in the larger context of the point he was making or would it be viewed as a bona fide assertion of fact? I don’t know.

If that’s where you need the jury to come down, brother, might as well start writing the settlement check now.

e-pirate on March 5, 2012 at 10:29 PM

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

“Uppereastside”? I never would’ve guessed you were a lib.

/sarc

Doughboy on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

Coming from a lib, Hoyer is an ass. Never could stand him. He smells of a total sell out washington insider.

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

Mr. Peabody! The Wayback machine is making me dizzy!

Paul-Cincy on March 5, 2012 at 10:30 PM

She could hire Clinton as an expert witness.

diogenes on March 5, 2012 at 10:30 PM

these comments… i’m dying

She is a pubic figure.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:22 PM

Rush could ask every single man Fluke has slept with to come forward as witnesses, if every one of them were given 15 minutes to testify the trial would be tied up for a decade.

Bishop on March 5, 2012 at 10:25 PM

Mr.Mark on March 5, 2012 at 10:20 PM

wow. Is you first name “way off the”

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:23 PM

Definition of character?

malclave on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

Sachiko on March 5, 2012 at 10:31 PM

Nah. Rush doesn’t deserve any more attention but even a fat pig like him does deserve freedom of speech. Fluke is now a public-ish figure for better or worse.

lester on March 5, 2012 at 10:31 PM

You know, I was thinking that what that case would need was more attention and publicity.

KingGold on March 5, 2012 at 10:24 PM

Just click your heels and say 15.5 trillion, 5$ per gallon, I wanna go home.

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:31 PM

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

.
UpperYeastside… now there’s an adventure in bakin’…. Get it?

ExpressoBold on March 5, 2012 at 10:31 PM

I think Rush’s stuff on Fluke belong in the Hall of Fame of Satire.

Dr. Tesla on March 5, 2012 at 10:32 PM

Doughboy on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

Interesting. How come your reply was before comment? Very freaky :)

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

Is that Gloria Allred I smell?

diogenes on March 5, 2012 at 10:26 PM

Doubt it…

Fluck, being a Gender exchange and reproductive freedom activist for 10 years has left a paper trail..
And an agenda, motive..

Gloria is smart enough to stay away..

Electrongod on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

Heckuva job, Rush.

Jon0815 on March 5, 2012 at 10:15 PM

It’ll blow over, soon enough. But yes, he really stepped in it this time.

The thing that gets me is that the libs have been winning elections with nothing since 2006, and it is starting to look like we are going to hand them this one too…

ghostwriter on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

Let’s go. It will be fun getting her whole history as a professional activist on the public record.

kingsjester on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

Interesting. How come your reply was before comment? Very freaky :)

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

It not a bug….
It’s a feature….

Electrongod on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

Stop it. Just STOP it.

Rush should have said: “If we are to take this woman at her word, then she has her legs in the air all day long. What other definition comes to mind?!”

He shouldn’t have apologized. He should have doubled-down.

John the Libertarian on March 5, 2012 at 10:27 PM

Unlike you, the man has mouths to feed and he was running a risk of not feeding those mouths.

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

I think Rush’s stuff on Fluke belong in the Hall of Fame of Satire.

Dr. Tesla on March 5, 2012 at 10:32 PM

Agree..
But not yet…

It’s still working on the libs…
:)

Electrongod on March 5, 2012 at 10:34 PM

but even a fat pig like him

lester on March 5, 2012 at 10:31 PM

There’s that infamous liberal tolerance in full bloom.

John the Libertarian on March 5, 2012 at 10:34 PM

Look, I understand classy women like Tina Korbe being upset about the slut comment.

But not your average male. I laughed all over again as I read the liberal Washington Post guy’s summary of all of Rush’s “attacks” on Fluke.

Dr. Tesla on March 5, 2012 at 10:34 PM

This is the same Steny Hoyer who is supposedly looking for a bill to deal with the budget in a bi-partisan manner in the House? This is a partisan hack who is looking to get re-elected and is willing to put on a show of bi-partisanship to do it.

When are the liberals in Congress going to call out the Bill Maher’s of this world? When Hoyer does something like this and refuses to call out Hoyer, it just shows the hypocrisy of the liberals and I don’t even listen to them.

bflat879 on March 5, 2012 at 10:34 PM

One word. Discovery. This feminazi could never withstand the scrutiny.

I also truly believe that Rush is at this very moment doing his own discovery. Given the death of AB, the bomb scare and the loss of his advertisers I don’t think he will go quietly into that goodnight.

FLconservative on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

This is the age of Obama: the future is behind us.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

We were the change we were think about?

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

Interesting. How come your reply was before comment? Very freaky :)

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

It not a bug….
It’s a feature….

Electrongod on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

This is the age of Obama: the future is behind us.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

What’s funny to me is the fidelity with which Ms. Fluke is repeating Rush’s most “offensive” remarks. The s!ut word. The “I’m surprised she can walk” comment. And others. She’s so upset, she repeats the insults verbatim. At numerous venues.

Paul-Cincy on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

I LOVE THIS!!!! I hope it never stops.

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

Interesting. How come your reply was before comment? Very freaky :)

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

It not a bug….
It’s a feature….

Electrongod on March 5, 2012 at 10:33 PM

I stopped liking wordpress a while ago. It’s becoming unbearable now. I wish HA would switch webware to something more suitable, something where you could directly comment to a commenter.

Wolfmoon on March 5, 2012 at 10:36 PM

The mental image of Ms. Fluke doing her talking schtick all around the TV and internet, when you think about it, it’s funny as hell. I think very few people are feeling any sympathy for her.

Paul-Cincy on March 5, 2012 at 10:36 PM

it’s being reported that at one point she was advocating that insurance companies pick up the tab for sex change operations. And the Democrat Party wants to make her their new poster girl? I say bring it on.

Doughboy on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

Drudge has it up–

REPORT: Student Sandra Fluke argued for employers to cover sex changes

FlatFoot on March 5, 2012 at 10:36 PM

Somehow an Obama administration assault on religious freedom turns into a win for the Democrats…

Political circus, and the Republicans are the clowns.

BadgerHawk on March 5, 2012 at 10:21 PM

Every time. They fold like a cheap deck chair every single time.

hawkdriver on March 5, 2012 at 10:36 PM

Rush could ask every single man Fluke has slept with to come forward as witnesses, if every one of them were given 15 minutes to testify the trial would be tied up for a decade.

Bishop on March 5, 2012 at 10:25 PM

That would take exactly zero minutes. The woman doesn’t need any contraceptives FOR HERSELF, and I’m not making any comments about her looks.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:24 PM

What the heck is going on? Can everybody but me travel in time? How can you reply to a post before it’s made? How about throwing out the next winning lottery numbers.

Oldnuke on March 5, 2012 at 10:37 PM

Every time. They fold like a cheap deck chair every single time.

hawkdriver on March 5, 2012 at 10:36 PM

At least deck chairs float. We need them on the SS.Obama.

Wolfmoon on March 5, 2012 at 10:37 PM

They fold like a cheap deck chair every single time.

hawkdriver on March 5, 2012 at 10:36 PM

More like they go into waiting mode. The ridiculousness is off the charts with this fake outrage.

John the Libertarian on March 5, 2012 at 10:38 PM

How’d you like to go through life with a name like “Steny”?

SlaveDog on March 5, 2012 at 10:38 PM

This is the age of Obama: the future is behind us.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

In my case…
It’s above me….
Got to scroll up to see the future….

Wait a tick….

Turn the monitor up-side-down……

It is the age of Obama!

Electrongod on March 5, 2012 at 10:38 PM

It’s that Japanese speech stifling thing. Attck Watch has modified it for the web.

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:39 PM

Mark Levin said it on Friday: you have a border patrol agent shot dead by a gun supplied to drug runners by this administration and his parents received no phone call from Obama and we are talking (to the Dem’s delight) about this Georgetown fool.

Obama deserves a 2nd term. He’s earned it by showing he’s smartest. Outside of Newt, I don’t see one Republican not allowing themselves to be led around by the nose by a complicit MSM.

Marcus on March 5, 2012 at 10:40 PM

What the heck is going on? Can everybody but me travel in time? How can you reply to a post before it’s made? How about throwing out the next winning lottery numbers.

Oldnuke on March 5, 2012 at 10:37 PM

You and me both. But, alas, HA’s been having time stamp issues the last few days. It’s kinda fun, really.

TXUS on March 5, 2012 at 10:40 PM

Outside of Newt, I don’t see one Republican not allowing themselves to be led around by the nose by a complicit MSM.

Marcus on March 5, 2012 at 10:40 PM

I think you have forgetten a lot of stuff about my Newtie Poo. Memories are short in politics. :)

Dr. Tesla on March 5, 2012 at 10:41 PM

Fiasco?

How so? The TruCon socons got they’re rocks off all week yelling slutty slutty whore, pontificating on invented slutty testimony, and handing out scores for ugliness and possible gay-dar pings.

How could that possibly be classed a fiasco.

Smells like winning to me.

freshface on March 5, 2012 at 10:42 PM

Obama deserves a 2nd term. He’s earned it by showing he’s smartest. Outside of Newt, I don’t see one Republican not allowing themselves to be led around by the nose by a complicit MSM.

Marcus on March 5, 2012 at 10:40 PM

How does a complicit media show he’s the smartest?

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:42 PM

I hope she sues. Her extensive background as a radical activist, who’s paying her tutition, her associates, her coordination with Pelosi and the democrats, her reasoning to go to Georgetown (which was to attack their policies) … all out in the light for everyone to see.

darwin on March 5, 2012 at 10:42 PM

Appease the Liberal/Progressive scum and this is what you get.

Still waiting on Obama to return Bill Maher’s $1 million re-elect contribution.

I personally don’t think he should have apologized.

FREE SPEECH is on trial………and this is nothing more than the Progressives trying to shut down opposition speech. The problem is we’ve got so many tens of millions of Lazy butted Americans that I’m not sure if you had TANKS IN THE STREETS and a compliant media that 90% of Americans would be fine with a dictatorship as long as they still got their iPhones every year and their schedules for Braden and Caitlin’s soccer games and birthday parties with friends weren’t interrupted.

America……….meet the drain…..

……you’re going down it.

PappyD61 on March 5, 2012 at 10:42 PM

Mr. Peabody! The Wayback machine is making me dizzy!

Paul-Cincy on March 5, 2012 at 10:30 PM

Quiet, you!

Lanceman on March 5, 2012 at 10:43 PM

This has Gloria Allred written all over it.

PappyD61 on March 5, 2012 at 10:43 PM

And to those comparing Rush and Bill Maher, Rush is the titular head of the republican party. Bill Maher is just a tool who thinks he is funny. His jokes are very dry. The man wished he were half as powerful as Rush is with the neo cons.

John Stewart is a fair comparison to Rush if you guys want to make that comparison.

Uppereastside on March 5, 2012 at 10:44 PM

Our side really does suck at politics.

BadgerHawk on March 5, 2012 at 10:44 PM

True. How else do you explain calling a woman a slut on national radio and doubling down for two consecutive days?

KingGold on March 5, 2012 at 10:44 PM

This is the age of Obama: the future is behind us.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

We were the change we were think about?

WryTrvllr on March 5, 2012 at 10:35 PM

Objects in the rear view mirror are stranger than they appear.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:44 PM

Every time. They fold like a cheap deck chair every single time.

hawkdriver on March 5, 2012 at 10:36 PM

Our side really does suck at politics.

BadgerHawk on March 5, 2012 at 10:44 PM

If Breitbart was still with us, I’ll bet he’d be able to dig up a video of Fluke being gang banged by the Koch brothers.

ardenenoch on March 5, 2012 at 10:45 PM

The contraception deception was all about perception from the inception.

Igor R. on March 5, 2012 at 10:45 PM

I love when liberals use “neocons”. They have no idea what it means but it sounds bad so they use.

Rush is not nor has he ever been a neocon.

SteveMG on March 5, 2012 at 10:45 PM

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