Rush Limbaugh was called the leader of the "conservative movement". He will always be important to the "conservative movement" (or "greatest con of the millennium"... last millennium that honor went to the Roman Catholic Church) because he represents the heart and soul of the Republican Party (new GOP post Nixon).
THE WORD - SHAMELESS OCTOBER 30, 2006 - Stephen addresses Rush Limbaugh's comments on Michael J. Fox's disease, and lets us know what shameless really means. (3:53)
RUSH LIMBAUGH'S COMMENTS NOVEMBER 15, 2006 - Stephen and other pundits like Rush Limbaugh are having a tough time dealing with the results of the midterm elections. (3:30)
BACK IN BLACK - LIMBAUGH OCTOBER 9, 2007 - Lewis tears into the Senate for wasting time on Rush Limbaugh and Fox News for trying to link Barack Obama's lack of a U.S. flag pin to Bill Clinton. (3:57)
THE WORD - MEDIUM MATTERS OCTOBER 8, 2007 - The Constitution gives the media the right to say anything, but not everyone has the right to listen. (4:28)
Since then we discovered this:
BBC-Guardian Exposé Uses WikiLeaks to Link Iraq Torture Centers to U.S. Col. Steele & Gen. Petraeus
...and that Petraes had an affair (which got him in trouble). The belief that crimes committed by Generals, as long as its not made public, is fine, continues.
In some ways America is a very strange country. Sex misdemeanors have serious consequences for the famous while actual crimes by the same people is defended by "pundits" with profiles of mad criminal geniuses straight out of a Batman movie.
THE WORD - BARACK-HANDED COMPLIMENTDECEMBER 3, 2008 - Rush Limbaugh isn't the only one who compliments Barack Obama's scheming. (5:24)