One day after Rush Limbaugh called on W. Mitt Romney to use racist attacks against the President, Romney dispatched campaign surrogate John Sununu to deliver a message to the first African American President of the United States: we will teach you how to be an American.
Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.
Instead of working on the economy the GOP has focused on denying women access to health care.
Bristol Palin is still waiting for her phone call from President Obama after comedian Bill Maher made derogatory comments about her.
As GOP presidential hopefuls continue to vie for their party’s nomination, the words and actions of conservative shock-jockey Rush Limbaugh have forced the front-runners to weigh in on a rather touchy subject.
President Obama made his feelings felt about Rush Limbaugh after the conservative radio talk show host called a Georgetown law student a “slut” over her stance on birth control.
After reportedly posting several Twitter messages supporting Rush Limbaugh for his comments about Georgetown University student Sandra Fluke, Patricia Heaton first deleted her account, then returned to apologize for her words.
A Big Island radio station is no longer airing the Rush Limbaugh show after he called a law student a “slut” for her testimony in support of birth control coverage in her college health plan.
Rush Limbaugh said his apology to the Georgetown law student he called a “slut” was sincere but also joked that he, too, got a busy signal Monday when he called the show to join the growing roster of advertisers abandoning it.
Radio host Rush Limbaugh said his apology to the Georgetown law student he called a “slut” was sincere but also joked that he, too, got a busy signal when he called his show to join advertisers who are abandoning it.