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(9,090 posts)
Wed Jul 29, 2020, 12:12 AM Jul 2020

Republicans are killing the goose that laid the golden cud

Limbaugh's got stage four lung cancer and has to take time off to get and recover from treatment.

Trump and company must be freaked out that their most important tool and the horse that brung them is falling apart and may have to drop off for good at any time. Putin has been using talk radio around the world like the old Voice of America and here since at least 2008 when he used Manafort and Limbaugh to push Palin on Mccain. He will also be disappointed to lose the most important weapon in his propaganda operation.

If limbaugh drops off all of a sudden their most unique advantage will fall apart - no one can take his place, much less someone they can trust, to lead messaging on 1500 radio stations, police Republican politicians, and attack their opponents. All those talkers will start going their own way, as they jockey to replace limbaugh and those who replace those who replace limbaugh on different stations.

The ad industry is or will be freaking out too and would be stupid not to adjust. 600 limbaugh stations, many of the loudest in the country, reach a huge number of ears but without limbaugh they'll have to start charging less and owners and managers of those stations will be looking for different alternatives - some of them may decide they need to change programming all together.

But with one disaster after another lining up and a massive election theft to sell, Limbaugh is needed more than ever to make excuses, deflect blame to Democrats, and attack their enemies. They must be pushing him to keep showing up when he should be resting. A lot like the virus that Limbaugh denied for Trump for the last 5 months and thanks to them has killed thousands, they want to reopen too soon.

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Republicans are killing the goose that laid the golden cud (Original Post) certainot Jul 2020 OP
If Limpy is truly stage four, Wellstone ruled Jul 2020 #1
sorry, it sounds awful. an aunt and great aunt died with it a long time ago when they certainot Jul 2020 #2
Most likely. Wellstone ruled Jul 2020 #3
and probably whatever secret treatment the russians have certainot Jul 2020 #4
Doubt if there is ar are secret treatments. Wellstone ruled Jul 2020 #5
I read once that Laura Inghram in angling for Limbaugh's spit. Blue_true Jul 2020 #6

Wellstone ruled

(34,661 posts)
1. If Limpy is truly stage four,
Wed Jul 29, 2020, 01:56 AM
Jul 2020

really surprised he has not bought the farm by now. Lost two SIL's five years ago next week to Cancer,and lost my BIL 21 years ago to Cancer,all three Lung Cancer victims.

Like anyone here whom had a friend or Relative with stage four,the last months can be very ugly. By ugly I mean,this crap can or will spread to other parts of your body within days or it may take months,but,it is sure ugly.

Watched three vibrant people destroyed by Cancer within months,and two had been in remission for more than a year.



(9,090 posts)
2. sorry, it sounds awful. an aunt and great aunt died with it a long time ago when they
Wed Jul 29, 2020, 10:16 AM
Jul 2020

probably didn't have much more than pain killers.

i think he said it was diagnosed february which might be a lie since it sounds like they were trying to finalize a new 50mil/yr contract. i imagine theyre trying the state of the art experimental on him.


Wellstone ruled

(34,661 posts)
5. Doubt if there is ar are secret treatments.
Wed Jul 29, 2020, 06:54 PM
Jul 2020

There are Cancer Treatment Centers that only treat High End folks with Platinum Insurance Policies.

With a total of five Relatives who lost their battle with Cancer,do recall just how the system works.


(31,261 posts)
6. I read once that Laura Inghram in angling for Limbaugh's spit.
Wed Jul 29, 2020, 08:00 PM
Jul 2020

She has to inner nazi and general heartlessness such a role requires.

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