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Skidmore Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-25-07 10:11 AM
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15. It could sure make some advertisers squeamish about buying
time if they could be tainted as being racists too when they support his broadcast.
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  -Is "Halfrican" enough to bring down Rush Limbaugh? maxrandb  Jan-25-07 10:01 AM   #0 
  - Not when a majority of his listeners think the same way he does.  gatorboy   Jan-25-07 10:03 AM   #1 
  - IN short, no.  JacksonWest   Jan-25-07 10:06 AM   #7 
     - or to launch a massive and effective boycott campaign  SemperEadem   Jan-26-07 11:17 AM   #88 
  - Please tell me he didn't really say that...  Momgonepostal   Jan-25-07 10:03 AM   #2 
  - No kidding! WAAAAAAY over the top!  Ishoutandscream2   Jan-25-07 10:05 AM   #5 
  - Very offensive  lancdem   Jan-25-07 10:13 AM   #18 
  - He's just parroting ...  SpankieJane   Jan-25-07 10:12 AM   #17 
  - Apparently not  galadrium   Jan-25-07 10:03 AM   #3 
  - No  atreides1   Jan-25-07 10:04 AM   #4 
  - Nothing will bring down Limbaugh  TomInTib   Jan-25-07 10:05 AM   #6 
  - Maybe not enough to get fired  Pirate looks at 50   Jan-25-07 10:07 AM   #8 
  - If Oxy-Boy is still on AFN, we need to write our senators about this.  tabasco   Jan-25-07 04:12 PM   #68 
  - If he still has a job after the Oxycontin and Donovan McNabb comment  LynneSin   Jan-25-07 10:07 AM   #9 
  - Don't forget the Michael J. Fox mocking. (eom)  tblue37   Jan-25-07 10:18 AM   #22 
  - One of these days, he's gonna slip ...  Pigwidgeon   Jan-25-07 10:07 AM   #10 
  - That's his "stock in trade"  Tesha   Jan-25-07 10:28 AM   #27 
  - He and his demonic handlers...  Bigmack   Jan-25-07 10:08 AM   #11 
  - He should also call Limbaugh , "Cheney's favorite broadcaster"  SoCalDem   Jan-25-07 10:12 AM   #16 
     - I love how KO refers to him as..  all_hail_gwb   Jan-25-07 10:58 AM   #38 
  - Just give it a little time.  lpbk2713   Jan-25-07 10:08 AM   #12 
  - There! That gif is the one I was referring to. The jerking little dance he did  tblue37   Jan-25-07 10:20 AM   #23 
  - I think I know what will get him kicked off the air  maxrandb   Jan-25-07 01:28 PM   #47 
     - Select Sleep Number Beds do Air America Radio, too  krispos42   Jan-25-07 01:57 PM   #55 
  - So you're saying he's in his "last throes"?  maxrandb   Jan-25-07 10:28 AM   #28 
  - I think of him as a cult leader.  SmokingJacket   Jan-25-07 10:09 AM   #13 
  - He's not an "employee" of a station  SoCalDem   Jan-25-07 10:09 AM   #14 
  - It could sure make some advertisers squeamish about buying  Skidmore   Jan-25-07 10:11 AM   #15 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-25-07 10:16 AM   #19 
  - Rush Limbaugh has peaked  Robson   Jan-25-07 10:16 AM   #20 
  - Everyone is saying this is way over the top, even for him--  tblue37   Jan-25-07 10:17 AM   #21 
  - He's trying to emphasize "foreign-ness"  treestar   Jan-25-07 10:22 AM   #24 
  - Yeah, Limbaugh's crossed the line.  meldroc   Jan-25-07 10:24 AM   #25 
  - No. Racism brings in the right-wingers, and their money.  Hong Kong Cavalier   Jan-25-07 10:25 AM   #26 
  - How can this pig  on the EDGE   Jan-25-07 10:58 AM   #39 
     - Because there are people in this country who agree with him.  Hong Kong Cavalier   Jan-25-07 01:34 PM   #51 
  - Perhaps the NAACP or some other organization will  MidwestTransplant   Jan-25-07 10:31 AM   #29 
  - It's hard for white folks to fire other white folks over racism....  BlooInBloo   Jan-25-07 10:34 AM   #30 
  - He's Vile,  Irishonly   Jan-25-07 10:37 AM   #31 
  - If there is a God. This is what happens to Limbaugh  maxrandb   Jan-25-07 01:52 PM   #53 
     - Good one.  lpbk2713   Jan-25-07 02:55 PM   #62 
     - Oh my!  cat_girl25   Jan-25-07 02:57 PM   #63 
     - ROTHL  Irishonly   Jan-25-07 04:58 PM   #74 
     - LMAO!!!  EOO   Jan-29-07 02:49 PM   #101 
  - Here's KSFOs Brian Sussman calling Obama Halfrican  Oreo   Jan-25-07 10:46 AM   #32 
  - who are his advertisers?  mopinko   Jan-25-07 10:49 AM   #33 
  - Not unless it's a beloved sports figure  librechik   Jan-25-07 10:53 AM   #34 
  - Here's the clip from Media Matters  Oreo   Jan-25-07 10:53 AM   #35 
  - He's hardly a "half minority" in America. Unfortunately,the "one drop" rule  argyl   Jan-25-07 11:38 AM   #43 
     - Many "white" people in the US have AA blood and don't even know it  me b zola   Jan-25-07 05:37 PM   #78 
  - I heard on NPR that he said that an NFL football game  adigal   Jan-25-07 10:55 AM   #36 
  - Are you kidding? Outrage turns dials on the radio.  slj0101   Jan-25-07 10:56 AM   #37 
  - HALFRICAN? There are no words strong enough or bad enough...  Left Is Write   Jan-25-07 10:59 AM   #40 
  - Can't have a limbaugh thread withouot this creepy ass picture  Oreo   Jan-25-07 11:00 AM   #41 
  - Oh dear God, that is beyond creepy  krispos42   Jan-25-07 02:05 PM   #59 
  - Limbaugh Sponsors (from his website)  Oreo   Jan-25-07 11:12 AM   #42 
  - It should be, but it won't be.  Beelzebud   Jan-25-07 11:39 AM   #44 
  - The only good news is that his drug habit and his obviously love of fried foods  grace0418   Jan-25-07 11:49 AM   #45 
  - Playing to the base.  applegrove   Jan-25-07 01:13 PM   #46 
  - Limbaugh will be there making millions & millions of $$$ for as long as he wants!!!  GreenTea   Jan-25-07 01:29 PM   #48 
  - Please don't quote that asshole here. I refuse to acknowledge his existence.  spanone   Jan-25-07 01:29 PM   #49 
  - hell no...  lies and propaganda   Jan-25-07 01:29 PM   #50 
  - Why would it?  Kelly Rupert   Jan-25-07 01:39 PM   #52 
  - Do we lack the passion?  maxrandb   Jan-25-07 02:01 PM   #57 
     - There's a hell of a difference between affecting  Kelly Rupert   Jan-25-07 02:18 PM   #60 
        - Our whole media system is designed to remove responsibility from the guys at the top  dmesg   Jan-25-07 08:32 PM   #81 
  - Boy, that's so clever I'm surprised Michael Savage didn't think of it first.  Gormy Cuss   Jan-25-07 01:55 PM   #54 
  - What an absolute whog (half white guy, half hog). not  Vinca   Jan-25-07 01:59 PM   #56 
  - Nothing will bring down Rush Limbaugh  jmowreader   Jan-25-07 02:02 PM   #58 
  - Whoops, I guess i don't get what's demeaning about that. Is it  soothsayer   Jan-25-07 02:26 PM   #61 
  - Don't listen to him. He's paid to offend  Lord Byron   Jan-25-07 02:59 PM   #64 
  - Asswipe wouldn't say that to Obama's face!  cat_girl25   Jan-25-07 03:06 PM   #65 
  - He wouldn't say anything to anyone's face...  bobbiejo   Jan-25-07 08:24 PM   #80 
  - No. Limbaugh brings in hundreds of millions in ad revenue.  MrSlayer   Jan-25-07 03:31 PM   #66 
  - Right_Wing Scary People  Madspirit   Jan-25-07 04:08 PM   #67 
  - Nat Hentoff???  bagimin   Jan-25-07 08:57 PM   #83 
     - Really  Madspirit   Jan-26-07 11:00 AM   #86 
  - Remember - for every outspoken racist, there are a hundred enablers  entanglement   Jan-25-07 04:21 PM   #69 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-25-07 04:27 PM   # 
  - Awww! They deleted the post from Colio  maxrandb   Jan-25-07 05:03 PM   #75 
  - Not as long as his fellow racists keep buying from the advertisers.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-25-07 04:25 PM   #70 
  - Considering his listeners?  booley   Jan-25-07 04:27 PM   #71 
  - Not sure about bringing him down. But I will be shocked if someone doesn't pop a cap in his ass n/t  NNN0LHI   Jan-25-07 04:28 PM   #72 
  - Has this been emailed to Olbermann and mediamatters.org yet?  Mayberry Machiavelli   Jan-25-07 04:41 PM   #73 
  - Ah, those tolerant, big-tent compassionate conservatives are at it again.  DesertedRose   Jan-25-07 05:04 PM   #76 
  - No. Americans AGREE with him.  Karenina   Jan-25-07 05:05 PM   #77 
  - Limbaugh is Countdown's "WORST PERSON IN THE WOOOORRRRRLLLLDDD!!!"  cat_girl25   Jan-25-07 07:52 PM   #79 
  - I'm convinced nothing can take down the fat fuck.  EOO   Jan-25-07 08:34 PM   #82 
  - Not hardly  Lurking_Argyle   Jan-25-07 09:01 PM   #84 
  - I'm hoping that within a few years  maxrandb   Jan-26-07 06:31 AM   #85 
  - No, because his listeners would have to be angered enough to complain.  deadparrot   Jan-26-07 11:14 AM   #87 
  - pole smoking prick, eh? So you're no better than him  Little Wing   Jan-26-07 11:19 AM   #89 
  - I guess if I was calling him that  maxrandb   Jan-26-07 02:45 PM   #92 
     - Invalid argument  Little Wing   Jan-26-07 02:48 PM   #93 
        - Whatever!  maxrandb   Jan-26-07 02:55 PM   #95 
           - Nuh uh!  Little Wing   Jan-26-07 02:58 PM   #97 
  - Elephant sedative couldn't bring down Rush.  Rosemary2205   Jan-26-07 11:19 AM   #90 
  - the problem in this country is  leftofthedial   Jan-26-07 11:21 AM   #91 
  - The guy is a known drug addict and no one is trying to put a stop to it.  Rex   Jan-26-07 02:51 PM   #94 
  - The only thing that will bring down Jeff Christie ...  happydreams   Jan-26-07 02:55 PM   #96 
  - Maybe if he says "pole smoker" like you he'll get fired.  Marnieworld   Jan-26-07 03:06 PM   #98 
  - Wait a GD minute  maxrandb   Jan-29-07 02:43 PM   #99 
  - as long as people like you keep listening, he'll do just fine, thank-you.  QuestionAll   Jan-29-07 02:47 PM   #100 
 

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