Category Archives: Blog Action

404 Day: A Day of Action Against Censorship in Libraries

404 Day: A Day of Action Against Censorship in Libraries (via EFF) Join EFF on April 4th for 404 Day, a nation-wide day of action to call attention to the long-standing problem of Internet censorship in public libraries and public … Continue reading

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Rally For Roger: Legal Defense Fund Created For Legal Schnauzer

Please support our Rally.org fundraiser for the Shulers’ legal defense fund. Roger Shuler, the Birmingham-area blogger known as Legal Schnauzer, was beaten and arrested one week ago today by Shelby County Sheriff’s deputies. They were acting on a warrant for … Continue reading

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Occupy Stranahan: Monday, September 17 is “Everyone Blog About Lee Stranahan Day”

I’d like to try a scientific experiment. What happens when the Breitbart.com blogger who started “Everyone Blog About Brett Kimberlin Day” gets a day of his own as the focus of liberal blogs? Better yet, what if sincere conservative bloggers … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh Loses Another Station

Rush Limbaugh is a toxic asset, and one more radio station has figured that out. NYT spin cycle via ThinkProgress: The move does not appear to be directly related to the recent ad boycott against Mr. Limbaugh, which was started … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh Uses Actual, Real, Not-Imaginary Astroturfers

The story Rush Limbaugh’s comeback management wants you to believe is that #stoprush is astroturf, whereas he is really extraordinarily popular and an entertainer. Actually, there’s nothing entertaining about Rush Limbaugh anymore, except unintentionally, and he’s not actually popular. Take … Continue reading

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StopRush: Demand William Jacobson Include the Volunteers

The mustard-obsessed Associate Clinical Professor at Cornell Law School still has me unsettled this morning. It isn’t that I crave credit for myself in the mythopoeia of his paranoid style, it’s that an enormous number of people have taken part … Continue reading

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I Demand to be Included in Legal Insurrection’s Sinister StopRush Conspiracy Theory

I had forgotten about Legal Insurrection and its author, William Jacobson, an Ivy League law professor who’s nuttier than a pecan-pistachio-peanut butter sandwich. He last appeared as a subject in this blog nearly three years ago, when he spent the … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Action, conspiracy theory, Dijongate, Netroots Nation, rush limbaugh | 520 Comments

Rush Limbaugh Wouldn’t Recognize Real Activism if it Smacked Him in the Head with an “Occupy” Sign

When porcine hate-radio host Rush Limbaugh finished calling Sandra Fluke a “slut” for nine hours, he discovered that two hundred thousand Americans were already using social media to separate him from his sponsors. It caused something of a panic at … Continue reading

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HARM Strike: Rush Limbaugh’s Denial Phase

Rush Limbaugh has lost his national advertising, and Premiere Radio has put its talk lineup on national advertising hiatus for two weeks. The whole world of hate radio is being rocked by citizen action, including this petition to remove Rush … Continue reading

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Ignore Gloria Allred. Let’s Take Down Rush Limbaugh and Hate Radio Ourselves

Gloria Allred, the biggest self-promoting legal hack on Earth, wants Rush Limbaugh charged with a crime for his on-air misogyny. That’s incredibly stupid, not to mention counterproductive. The Homing Anti-Rush Movement (HARM) and StopRush never asked for her input or … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh is Not Too Big to Fail

The Daily Beast’s most frustrating writer has a libertarian notion that Rush Limbaugh’s livelihood(!) is threatened by the StopRush campaign (and by extension, my continuing blog action to get 25,000 signatures on the White House petition to remove Rush from … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Sullivan, Blog Action, rush limbaugh | 550 Comments