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RUSH LIMBAUGH IS COMING BACK!...WHY NO JAIL TIME FOR RUSH?

With the Windbag-of-the-Air coming back on the air next Monday, there are still a few out-
standing items yet remaining to be addressed....WHY?
Limbaugh Update: 30 Days in Rehab and Still A Law-Breaking Hypocrite

A BUZZFLASH READER COMMENTARY
by AWOLBush.com

Mr. Buzz,

Did you notice how the 30 day deadline on El Drugbo's rehab came and went without comment from anyone? Not good. We need to keep this issue front and center.

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The Hillbilly Heroin Update

November 11, 2003

It's been 33 days since Rush Limbaugh abandoned his ditto monkeys for a rubber room at the Hotel California (you can check out any time you like, but you can never leave). For the first time in 15 years, what's left of American culture has brief respite from Slimebaugh's frenzied right wing disinformation campaign.

As El Lardbo's drug saturated brain dries out, the mean and stupid of the world are sobering up from a 15 year hate binge. Not a pretty sight ... and the number of anti-drug rants from Limbaugh's substitute hosts? El Zero.

So where do we stand at this point? Let's review, shall we?

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The official spin on the Maha Gasbag's fall from grace is:

1. Everyone makes mistakes;

2. Anyone can become addicted to drugs;

3. He deserves a second chance;

4. Blah, blah, blah...

This is what's known as the Change The Subject Doctrine. Popular with the Unelected Fratboy Administration.

The real issue isn't wether or not Limbaugh is a drug addict. It's true anyone can fall prey to addiction (just make sure you're rich and politically connected when you get caught). The real issue is that, according to reports, Mr. Family Values knowingly broke the drug laws FOR YEARS. He also pressured his housekeeper (an employee) into breaking the drug laws. All this coming from someone who's built a lucrative career on ruthlessly attacking the frailties of other people.

Imagine if a prominent Democrat were in El Blowhard's shoes. The media storm from the radical right wing would be deafening, with Limbaugh leading the charge.

It will be interesting to see how this latest, and most flagrant right wing hypocrisy to date, shakes out with Limbaugh's hardcore following -- the ditto monkeys. The smart money says he'll emerge from this scandal as someone who courageously "took responsibility" for and overcame an addiction to drugs. The wanton, long term violation of the drug laws will be conveniently overlooked. Classic Republican hypocrisy not seen since a lynch mob of right wing adulterers crucified President Clinton for ... adultery.

Double Standard Alert!

Remember, during the impeachment farce of our last legally elected President, all those self righteous sermons about the "rule of law"?

And finally -- as for those government ads about illegal drug use helping terrorists -- not to worry. There won't be any secret tribunals for the Maha Junkie.

 http://www.awolbush.com
dittoheads have never been easier to silence 12.Nov.2003 14:43

cynic

Whenever anyone mentions anything about Rush I just say, "You mean the guy who broke the law, admitted it publicly, and then never went to jail." Regardless of what point they're arguing that defeats all of them. It's fun to watch them act all indignant about it. It's so easy to defeat any counter arguments like, "he was in pain" to which I've replied "So it's ok to break the law (or alternatively: so you shouldn't be sent to jail) if you feel you have a good reason for your actions." Rush was always good for laughs but for this much entertainment I feel I should be paying the guy something, except I have a personal policy about not giving money to drug addicts since the money goes straight into their habit.

With Liberty and Justice For Sale 12.Nov.2003 16:11

Reality

Is this not a shure sign of the hypocrisy of the right wing.
What makes me sick is the fact that we live in a society that claims to defend the rights of all it's people, But look at the facts.

If it was you or me that was caught with the drugs that he had, we would be in jail, not rehab.

It only shows that the scales of justice as dictated by the statue that we know, is nothing more than idealism.
The truth has allways been that the people that make the laws, have all the power.
Does it not say, by the people and for the people.
Corporations have lobbyist in washington looking out for them 24-7.
But what about the people.

Look at the standard of politics in Washington DC.
We have a government that is claimed to be by the people.
If that were true, corporations would not be running our government.

look at the facts of what they have tried to cover up in the past.
Lets take the power plants in Montana for example, they said that by doing away with regulation of the industry that the prices would be lower for the customers.
Sixty minutes did a story about it a couple of months ago.
The cost of energy went through the roof after they sold the company to make some quick cash.
The customers got the shaft and the corps got the cash.

Some of you might be saying, but what does this have to do with rush.
It's only an example of the hypocrisy in Washington.
In the city that passes new laws, that are suposed to be for the benifit of the people.
It has only become a place for a corporate poker game.
They have control of the cards and change the rules to benifit them at will.

If you got rid of all the corporate lobbyist, it would be a step in the right direction.

We know the problem, but what can be done to fix it.
How about passing a new law that requires that the truth be toled.

Rush Link for e-mail 12.Nov.2003 16:23

Bird Dog

Call him and talk about the Hypocrisy of his problem, but remember to be nice when they ansewer the phone line and sound like you like the guy.
Then when he takes your call, let him have it with both barrels.

Send the mail to Mr.Flush.

YOU can call The Rush Limbaugh Show program line between 12 Noon and 3PM Eastern Time at: 1-800-282-2882

You can e-mail Rush at:  rush@eibnet.com

You can fax Rush at: 212-563-9166

You can write Rush at:
The Rush Limbaugh Show
1270 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10020

TOO BAD TOMMY CHONG CAN'T GO TO PARAPHENALIA SELLING REHAB! 12.Nov.2003 16:54

QUISLING

If drugs could be at fault...they should be illegal, but drugs just are. It does not matter how you choose to spend your money, but if you are going to steal my money..I don't care if you are paying the rent, buying drugs, or buying tiddly-winks with it....my money or property is mine and if you try to take it and get caught...then you should go to jail and have a "time-out" to think about theft and why it is wrong. Rush seems to have changed his tune a little now that he's been caught in the wrong....Tommy Chong never changed his tune, he's one of the only artists to make a recent comeback who wasn't just selling out for the money.. he was back in good form on "That 70's Show" and if Rush can come back so easily, so should Tommy. Besides it's not like he was selling drugs.

A little test... 12.Nov.2003 16:55

mcj

This may not be so easy.

Pick the flaming Nazi gas bag.
Pick the flaming Nazi gas bag!
Pick the flaming Nazi gas bag!

Thanks mcj for the Nazi gas bag pics 12.Nov.2003 17:04

beeray

Thanks mcj, that's wickedly funny...glad you went to the effort to us this great giggle...thanks!

take a look in the mirror 14.Nov.2003 14:42

jeffrey thezimmerman2000@yahoo.com

your article, while condemning self-rightous and hatemongering people, was riddled with derogitory comments and intolerance.

i personally don't care for mr. limbaugh's opinions, and the double standards in this situation are glaring. but the point that i think has been avoided or has simply gone unnoticed is that mr. limbaugh shouldn't go to prison, but rather rehab. it is my opinion that drug addiction should be handled medically, not criminally.
sure, anybody else who isnt wealthy or a celebrity would almost surely face the full extent of the law, (i could be wrong, but doesn't mr. limbaugh already have two prior convictions for the same crime? and wouldn't that send him away for life under the "three strikes" policy?), but shouldn't we be addressing the larger issues of special rights or the criminality of drug use itself?

Dear jeffrey 15.Nov.2003 14:50

That,s the point of all this information

Legalization.