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Letter: Rush crosses the line




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March 14, 2012 | 1,864 views | 37 comments

Editor:

I cannot believe that Elaine Kolodziej was defending Rush Limbaugh’s recent behavior (WCN 3-7-12).

The media and everyone else should go after Rush for this one. He crossed the line of human decency by slandering this young woman’s character, calling her a slut and prostitute. What was her crime? I believe it was testifying in favor of contraception being included in health insurance.

Elaine rationalizes Limbaugh’s behavior because someone else had said mean things about people she likes. Don’t we teach our children that just because someone else does something wrong that it does not make it acceptable?

I do not listen to Rush Limbaugh or any other commentator. I find their inflammatory rhetoric to be counterproductive. I also find the extremists on the left as well as the right equally contemptible.

Who will take the moral high ground in the sewer of politics?

Shame on you, Rush Limbaugh, for your behavior, and shame on you, Elaine, for defending him.

RICK RUTLAND

Stockdale
 

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4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 21, 2012 9:04am
 
So, an Elenor Roosevelt, Laura Bush, of a Lady Bird Johnson wouldn't look good about right now? I'll pray for a white First lady.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
March 21, 2012 8:53am
 
Meanwhile, back on the Obama campaign money raising tour.... A typical racist remark by a loyal hollyweird actor, Robert Denaro, (De Niro?): "Callista Gingrich. Karen Santorum. Ann Romney. Now do you really think ... More ›

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
March 21, 2012 7:53am
 
"about time to put those "Snuggie" ads to bed for the year." I think it's about time Mommy Gobment started issuing snuggies.....Well, ain't it a right to be comfy and warm while soaking up all that ... More ›

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 20, 2012 3:16pm
 
I think it's about time to put those "Snuggie" (see left side of this page) ads to bed for the year. I hope the next time a Snuggie is needed we'll have a new President and a New Senate...otherwise we are all in ... More ›

 
Who—Asked You  
POTHole, Tx  
March 20, 2012 1:41pm
 
here's some reading for you Mr. Bogert and your wonderful president: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/03/20/bristol-awaits-obamas-call-shoulder/#ixzz1pg8koPKN touche...bristol...touche

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
March 20, 2012 6:29am
 
"Change the dial. Get a grip. " Alvin, that's the most intelligent thing you've said.

 
Alvin Charmaine  
March 20, 2012 6:13am
 
Rush is a radio personality. He can say whatever he wants. Change the dial. Get a grip.

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
March 19, 2012 12:03pm
 
Oh Trace, if you can find that Rush said anything as bad as what Mahr said I'm sure you would have had it out here before. Do you still have your KKK white sheet? Those guys were Demos too, right. They didn't like minorities ... More ›

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
March 17, 2012 7:03am
 
"Colossus of Rhodes " Now, that's funny right there. Yeah, Colossus of Chicago.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
March 17, 2012 6:53am
 
"Rock n chair do you attend church? " Don't you just love it when the party of infanticide wants to start talking religion? .....Just sayin'.

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