Rush Limbaugh, a well known radio personality with not much character, must have forgotten he also received endorsements from companies that funds his radio show. He decides to attack Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke by calling her a prostitute and slut because she decided to go before Congress to discuss the issue of birth control not being covered by insurance companies for all women regardless of the religious opposition by an employer or institution.
Sponsor withdrawals reported from
- 1. “Due to Rush Limbaugh’s continued inflammatory comments along with the valuable feedback we have received from our clients and team members, Quicken Loans have suspended all Advertising on “The Rush Limbaugh Radio Program”.
- 2. “Due to recent commentary by Rush Limbaugh that does not align with our values, we’ve made the decision to immediately suspend all advertising on that program, Gabby Nelson, Sleep Number company spokeswoman.
Personally, I don’t follow much into his statements because I believe ignoring ignorance is a good practice but in this case it is hard to ignore; especially, when it offends women in general. Limbaugh has gone too far and it’s too bad his funds will not meet half way. Hopefully
Shortly but surely this list will go on.