“One need not agree with her substantive position to support her right to respectful free expression. And yet, some of those who disagreed with her position — including Rush Limbaugh and commentators throughout the blogosphere and in various other media channels — responded with behavior that can only be described as misogynistic, vitriolic, and a misrepresentation of the position of our student.”
Georgetown University president John J. DeGioia, defending Sandra Fluke, a student there who came “under incendiary attack from Mr. Limbaugh.”
- Georgetown President Decries Limbaugh’s ‘Misogynistic, Vitriolic’ Attacks (thinkprogress.org)
- A Tipping Point On Limbaugh? (andrewsullivan.thedailybeast.com)
- Georgetown president backs student, calls for civil discourse (thehill.com)
unless you’re a Dittohead:
Scozzafava has screwed every RINO in the coun — we can say that she’s guilty of widespread bestiality. She has screwed every RINO in the country. Everyone can see just see how phony and dangerous they are. You know, 2010 might be a nightmare for PETA. Two animals may become extinct; RINOs and Blue Dog Democrats. Pelosi’s gonna kill off the Blue Dogs, and the conservatives are gonna finally get rid of RINOs. The American people have had enough.
—Rush Limbaugh 11/2/09
…small men behind the curtain.
and what’s Limbaugh’s place in the world according to David Brooks?
In the media world, he is a giant. In the real world, he’s not.
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