Tag Archive for Rush Limbaugh

A Fair and Balanced Armed Forces Radio Network

We have a Democratic president, 60 Democratic senators (ok 58, with 2 independents who side with Dems) and a majority in Congress. So why is windbag Rush Limbaugh the only talk show host on Armed Forces Radio? We don’t need a Fairness Doctrine to do one of two things; dump Rush or add a progressive…

Hugh Hewitt, Rush Limbaugh Call for a Boycott of GM

Orange County’s Hugh Hewitt continues to embarass himself with a call to boycott General Motors because the trouble automotive company accepted a government bailout. “Every dollar spent with GM is a dollar spent against free enterprise,” conservative talker Hugh Hewitt wrote online last week. Never mind that countless families and small businesses depend on GM,…

Sotomayor in Context

” “I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the richness of her experiences would more often than not reach a better conclusion than a white male who hasn’t lived that life” — Judge Sonia Sotomayer at a 2002 speech at Cal.   I remember being displeased with President George W. Bush’s selection of…

Why Do Newt and Cheney Get the Attention They Do?

One of my old neighbors recentoly sent me a email she got from being part of a conservative email list.  It was about “Queen” Nancy Pelosi and how she insists on flying in a military jet to and from her San Francisco district every week.  It was accompanied by a photo with Newt Gingrich (with…