Category Archives: rush limbaugh

Rush Limbaugh Losing Cumulus. Will Clear Channel Wake Up?

Cumulus Media is reportedly dropping both Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity from their talk show lineup at the end of the year. On one level, this is about the overall decline of conservative political rhetoric. But it also represents victory for … Continue reading

Posted in rush limbaugh | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

#StopRush Down To Stripping Limbaugh’s PSAs

A dedicated StopRush volunteer named Carol Wallin will deliver 188,000 signatures to the AARP’s Washington, DC office at 10:00 AM today asking them to pull their PSAs from his show. I cannot improve on this press release. On Thursday, July 25, … Continue reading

Posted in rush limbaugh | 1 Comment

Moments Brought To You By #StopRush: Limbaugh’s New Contract

Even after admitting that #StopRush has ruined his advertiser base, Rush Limbaugh is deflecting blame for the resulting losses at Cumulus Media — and says that if the CEO doesn’t stop saying mean things about him costing the company money, … Continue reading

Posted in rush limbaugh | 637 Comments

This Moment Brought To You By StopRush

Yesterday, Rush Limbaugh admitted that the StopRush movement has virtually destroyed his advertiser base. He could no longer pretend otherwise, as 2,638 advertisers have dumped his show. This morning, David Corn reported at Mother Jones that Republican consultant Frank Luntz … Continue reading

Posted in rush limbaugh | 2,757 Comments

Moments Brought To You By #StopRush

In the heady days of 2009, Michael Steele had to apologize for calling Rush Limbaugh “incendiary.” Four years later, Michael Steele isn’t apologizing for calling out Rush Limbaugh’s idiotic remarks about Tom Perez, Obama’s nominee for labor secretary. StopRush has not only … Continue reading

Posted in Kulturkampf, Michael Steele, rush limbaugh | Tagged | 1,972 Comments

This Moment Brought To You By #StopRush

Via Media Matters, we have confirmation from the CEO of Cumulus Media Inc. that Rush Limbaugh is dragging the entire edifice of right wing radio down with him. Which was the point of all that activism, right? As cheerful as … Continue reading

Posted in rush limbaugh | Tagged , | 1,689 Comments

Rush Limbaugh Will Go The Way Of Glenn Beck

Back at the beginning of the StopRush movement, I called our grassroots social media backlash “a market correction in the value of Rush Limbaugh. We will not stop until Excellence In Broadcasting is a penny stock — just like Glenn … Continue reading

Posted in Kulturkampf, rush limbaugh | 1,901 Comments

Rush Limbaugh’s Biggest Fan On Twitter

Christopher Hermann of Canton, Ohio is a big fan of Rush Limbaugh. The above photo comes from his FreedomConnector profile at FreedomWorks, because Hermann is also a big fan of right wing political organizing on behalf of the 1%. As he is unemployed … Continue reading

Posted in rush limbaugh, Worst Blogger | Tagged , , | 2,570 Comments

Former Rush Limbaugh Producer Also Tried To Win Time With Sandra Fluke

Last week, I reported that former James O’Keefe associate Kenneth C. Larrey had tried winning a charity auction for a strategy session with Sandra Fluke. A second “hostile bidder” has now been identified: The winning bidder was apparently RosieR, who bid … Continue reading

Posted in rush limbaugh | Tagged , , , , | 518 Comments

Former Associate of James O’Keefe Tried To Win Time With Sandra Fluke

Rush Limbaugh spent three days smearing Sandra Fluke for the crime of telling Congress about her perspective on birth control access in health care plans; that hatchet-job sparked the StopRush movement. Yesterday, the Daily Caller reported that a charity auction had … Continue reading

Posted in James O'Keefe, rush limbaugh, Virtual Reality Living, wingnutosphere | Tagged , , , | 142 Comments

Morning Awful: Limbaugh Newsletter Lift

The picture on the left is a “Nightmare Beast” from the 2002 edition of the Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual. The one on the right is from the latest edition of Rush Limbaugh’s newsletter. Needless to say, it took about … Continue reading

Posted in games, Morning Awful, rush limbaugh | 584 Comments