Skip to comments.The Rush Limbaugh LIVE Radio Show Thread - Wednesday, March 7, 2012
Posted on 03/07/2012 9:04:37 AM PST by rightwingintelligentsia
AND NOW . . . amidst billowing clouds of fragrant, aromatic first- and second-hand premium cigar smoke. . . it is time for . . . that harmless, lovable little fuzz ball, the highly-trained broadcast specialist, having more fun than a human being should be allowed to have, from behind the golden EIB microphone, firmly ensconced in the prestigious Attila-the-Hun chair at the Limbaugh Institute of Advanced Conservative Studies, serving humanity simply by showing up, and hes not retiring until every American agrees with him, do NOT doubt him, with shrieks of joy at the mere mention of his name (thats Rush, for those in Rio Linda),the Mandarin of Talk Radio, with talent on loan from G-d, at the cutting-edge of societal evolution, with half his brain tied behind his back just to make it fair, the all-knowing, all-caring, all-sensing, all-feeling, all-concerned Maha-Rushie! Americas anchorman, truth detector, and doctor of democracy. A Real Man, a living legend, a way of life. Commander in Chief of U.S. Operation Chaos. Chief Waga-Waga El Rushbo of the El Conservo Tribe. Chief of the Patriotism Police. Leader of the Conservative Movement. A Weapon of Mass Instruction. El Rushbo (a little Spanish lingo, there). He is the man who is running America (you know it and I know it). He knows the Democrats like every square inch of his glorious naked body. He is ready to do what he was born to dothats host. Get ready to what you were born to dothats listen (and post your comments on the Rush Limbaugh LIVE Radio Thread).
The left tried boycotting some Orange Juice growers on Rushs show years ago. Listeners responded by sending sales through the roof. As Rush says the Left did not make him, so they cannot break him. ( Rush can only hurt himself , such as apologizing for telling the truth , for example. )
I think you mean, “Don’t Fluke with Rush.” Can I say that and not be considered a hate monger?
By letting them back though, if they continue to prosper while other former advertisers wither and disappear, it would be a much more powerful message.
“Seriously, an advertiser will go where the money/audience is.”
One of the interesting things to me, through all of this broo ha ha, was to find out the strong connections some of Rush’s advertisers have with liberal causes. They want to advertise on Rush’s show because they know that’s who people are listening to. No one listens to liberal talk radio. Now that I know about their liberal leanings I will boycott them for that, even if they do come back. But I hope Rush tells them to take a hike.
Could be just a mkt correction. Any official word on CARB?
Ok, thanks. For some reason it wouldn’t link when I was trying to post it on this thread.
I agree! Eff ‘em.
Think you mean, “Fluke ‘em.” Can I say that?
I used to wear dresses to the games, but now something nice with jeans is appropriate. I do like to dress up. It makes the occasion more special.
Mr. Penny is a local figure and very well liked. He is known by many as the man who does push-ups when our football team scores. He has been in the news lately and I would have given you an update. It isn’t really important if you don’t already know him.
For three years the demands to abandon modern talk radio represented by "Fort Sumter" has been building and now the shelling has commenced. . . .
Pray that the military and LEO (the professionals) step up to handle it but whatever.. let's just get it over with.
I have had the following corospondence with Vitacost one of the sponsors that pulled from Rush.
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My Last reply
Thank you for your response. Just so you know I was highly offended that Ms Fluke was insisting that I pay for her abortions, contraceptions and whatever just so she and her associates may wallow in guilt free, consequence free promiscious sex. By your response and the actions of Vitacost I assume you support these notions as good behavior , good policy and good for society. I however do not. I have no interest in controlling what people do with their bodies and they should equally loose their interest in my wallet.
Your high horse is not so high in my opinion.
On Mar 7, 2012, at 8:56 AM, Virginia Vanderhoff wrote:
Thank you for contacting Vitacost.com. I want to apologize for any and all inconvenience(s). Wed like to address an issue with our radio ads— one of which aired on the Rush Limbaugh radio show. To put it frankly, Mr. Limbaugh’s recent comments have been unsettling, and many of our fans have voiced concern that Vitacost endorses these views. These comments are definitely not in line with our brand values, and in listening to our fans we’ve decided to remove our advertising from the program. Here at Vitacost.com, our goal is to take the cost out of healthy living by offering thousands of healthy products at affordable prices. To promote
this mission, we launched a national radio advertising campaign in January that airs on many different programs, including the Rush Limbaugh show. As a result of the derogatory comments Mr. Limbaugh made on his program, we decided to remove our advertising. We appreciate and support Mr.
Limbaughs right to voice his opinion, just not how he delivered his message. Our decision was in no way a statement about Mr. Limbaughs or his listeners political views, but rather his lack of respect for another human being. Vitacost.com takes healthy living very seriously, and we believe that respect for others is a huge part of that healthy lifestyle. Again, I sincerely apologize for any inconveniences.
If you need further assistance in this matter, please dont
hesitate to ask. Thank you for choosing Vitacost.com for all of your
vitamin and supplementary needs.
Senior Customer Service Representative
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From: ContactUsForm@vitacost.com [mailto:ContactUsForm@vitacost.com]
Sent: Tuesday, March 06, 2012 8:14 PM
Subject: My account - Please cancel my account From: -——
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Due to your recent unfair action against Rush Limbaugh I choose to no longer do business with you. Please remove my infformation from your files.
Business works two ways you know....
Good afternoon, megaBiggirlListeningToUConnMenInBigEastTourneydittos from Biggirl.
Boy, howdy, do I so agree with you! Fluke is the quintessential slut. While I don't like the word, it fits her.
Happened here also. Our distance is not close from what can tell.
Wonder why all the tree huggers haven’t rushed out to buy a Volt???
I usually listen to Rush on Tunein Radio on my Roku but I can’t get it to come up!
I thought it was my interntet connection but that’s working!
Fits her like a hand in glove, like a .... (never mind.)
Not for a moment.
Been listening to UConn men’s basketball. Glad that you were able to find another station to listen to Rush.
Why am I still hearing Republican ads today? The vote was yesterday, candidates! Geesh.
Advertisers don’t really care about who listens-— only those who listen and buy.
I think that Fluking Slut has had her 15 minutes.
I vote next week.
Just heard a Rush-narrated LifeLock commercial. I guess they’re sticking.
My Roku radio is not working either. No content available.
I’m gonna get me some Payton Manning pj’s. They are slut proofed.
Apple Ipad event, at least I think it is about the ipad.
above my abilities
hello where can i go to get away from leftist “heath worker” ads by hollywood numb nuts?
No surprise; Rush has the largest audience in talk radio, with more than twice as many listeners as his nearest competitors. And, according to a Pew Research Study, his audience is more affluent and better-educated than that of the MSM. Rush is in the enviable position of being able to pick-and-choose his sponsors; I’ve also heard that he has a waiting list of advertisers, like the late Paul Harvey. With that kind of clout, it’s easy to replace the cowards that bailed last week.
Incidentally, a 60-second commercial on Rush’s network will set you back $16,000. Local stations also charge premium rates for spots that air during Rush’s show. And lest we forget, Rush’s program is one of the few syndicated radio talk shows that stations must pay to carry. Most are provided free, with the “network” retaining a certain percentage of the commercial slots each hour.
There’s a reason stations gladly pay to air Rush’s program—he delivers. When the Fluke “controversy” exploded, there was nary a peep from Rush’s syndicator (Premier Radio), or the vast majority of his affiliates. In fact, the only stations that have cancelled his show are a couple of teakettle outfits in MA (go figure) and HI (ditto). And, in many cases, a cancellation is actually a convenient cover for other reasons, i.e., the station can’t afford to pay the syndication fee to carry Rush’s show.
Okay, but why still have ads running in OHIO?!
[ Wonder why all the tree huggers havent rushed out to buy a Volt??? ]
Because a Volt can also run on “Evil” Gasoline....
Of course they will buy a Nissan Leaf instead which will charge it’s batteries from a radiation spewing COAL plant before ever admitting that they pollute more using a Leaf than a decent Gasoline car....
There oughta be a law — every tree hugger should have to buy a Volt- a mandate
Put your money where your mouth is
There is no escape.
Good afternoon, madame.
algae or algore? Same difference
fThere is something wrong with the Tune In Server. I can’t get any show from it on my iPad.
Hey folks .... I know Rush is saying all is well; however, I sent an e-mail to my local radio station yesterday to thank them for carrying the Rush show because I was certain they were coming under some pressure from the Left. The message I got back was:
It hasnt been easy. The opposition is very organized...but thanks.
I guess I should not have been surprised . but I was. This is a strong Rush market and I did not expect the station to be coming under such pressure.
If you are so inclined, PLEASE contact your local Rush radio station and let them know that you support them for carrying Rush. If you have state ping lists, let them know this is going on. Enlist the aid of your friends and relatives living in the area ... whatever resources you have to get the message to these beleaguered radio stations, use them!
If you want some interesting if not shocking reading on how organized these Leftists are, heres an article worth reading (its a few pages long, please read it all):
Another good website is Brent Bozells who says hes fighting back ... he just cant stand by and do nothing:
Regardless of what you may or may not think of Rush, we CANNOT let the Left win this war and make no mistake, it is a WAR.
We are living in the times described by George Orwell when he said In an era of universal deceit, the truth is a revolutionary act. I say: To cower in silence is no longer an option. I know the power of FReepers when they get together and ACT this is the time to DO something!!!
WTF is a health care worker?
Sad day for Pro Football. I didn’t hear all of the press conference but I did hear Peyton choke up. Sad. I’ll miss him but hope that he gets completely healthy before going to another team.
Ummm, I dunno.
this is like firin Nolan Ryan when he only has 2 no hitters
( for the records challenged.....Nolan had 7 no no’s....12 one hitters and 18 two hitters }
FUNNY! And spot on in your replies.
I LOL’d when I heard Kookspinach lost his primary, I guess the aliens did it.
What kind of ads are these? I don’t think I’ve seen/heard any.
I have seen some propaganda ads put out by the unions, basically glorifying the American worker (by which they mean union member, since in their world nobody who is not in a union actually works.)
LOL - he can always find work as a double for Rocky the Squirrel.
and all those ferral cats poopin in the wide open spaces and then coverin it up.....
Can’t wait to see who they are.
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