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  •  one thing you can't take away from Flush (1+ / 0-)
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    he has more money than 99% of the people on this planet. He will live in absolute luxury even if he was cut off from all new money right now.

    Tell me something that will take that crappy taste out of my mouth

    •  He has to live with himself. (6+ / 0-)

      What could be a worse fate than having to live with a miserable person like Rush Limbaugh?

      "We the People of the United States...." -U.S. Constitution

      by elwior on Sun May 05, 2013 at 11:17:01 AM PDT

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    •  Historians: AKA The Cruelty of Karma (5+ / 0-)

      The thing that Rush Limbaugh dreads the most, in all of life, guaranteed, is how historians will treat him when he's no longer on the planet to counter their critical analysis.

      I predict that Rush "The Idiot Whisperer" Limbaugh, will go down in history as one of the best snake oil salesman, selling idiocy to idiots, in the history of mankind.

      But, thank Nature's God that, at the same time, he will also be accurately and correctly considered to be one of the most science-challenged morons, of all time.

      This was my first post on the Daily KOS. This place looks like a ton of fun for critical thinkers, I can't wait to write my first diary.

      •  I don't think will go down in history at all. (3+ / 0-)
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        He will simply be forgotten, as if he were never there.

        In the scheme of things, he is unimportant.

        In the time it took Adam Lanza to reload, eleven children escaped. What if...

        by Sixty Something on Sun May 05, 2013 at 01:32:53 PM PDT

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        •  Unfortunately, he will be (1+ / 0-)
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          First, Limbaugh is enough of a cultural phenomenon that some historians will look at his effect on 20th/21st century America.

          Second, it appears he had some sort of effect on the policies of a certain president, who is the odds-on favorite for worst president ever. As long as historians study that loser, they'll also study the other loser.

          If it weren't for the fact one ignores history at one's peril, I'd be very happy if neither of those two are ever mentioned again. And if a certain building at CMU is leveled & replaced with a mosque.

        •  Limbaugh, Palin, Romney- (1+ / 0-)
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          I think history will show that as Patriarchy/Domination reached its greatest destructive extent (environmental and economic), it was voiced by only these trifling people who showed it to be nothing but childish vanity and cupidity.

          Like in calculus where when the function has increased to its highest point, the force that increased it has shrunk to zero, then goes negative and pulls it back down again.

        •  Fr. Coghlan (5+ / 0-)

          and the other fascist radio and political personalities in the 1930's through 50's will be remembered in history, as will Rush.  But they will forever be remembered for what they are - opportunistic, cruel, bigoted liars.  

          “If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.” Charles Darwin

          by ivorybill on Sun May 05, 2013 at 04:56:31 PM PDT

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      •  ...we'll have to see about Rush...welcome... (0+ / 0-)
        Welcome from the DK Partners & Mentors Team. If you have any questions about how to participate here, you can learn more at the Knowledge Base or from the New Diarists Resources Diaries. Diaries labeled "Open Thread" are also great places to ask. We look forward to your contributions.

        Ignorance is bliss only for the ignorant. The rest of us must suffer the consequences.

        by paradise50 on Sun May 05, 2013 at 07:23:28 PM PDT

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    •  Rush has to live in his skin. (3+ / 0-)
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      elwior, ivorybill, lineatus

      How do you think that tastes? How would you like to crawl around in his mind every fucking day? No thanks. Some things are not worth any amount of money.

      Time makes more converts than reason. Thomas Paine, Common Sense

      by VTCC73 on Sun May 05, 2013 at 01:41:18 PM PDT

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    •  He's got a lot of money (2+ / 0-)
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      But would you trade places with him?  Poor health, can't keep a relationship alive, depends upon a vast audience of losers to fortify his ragged, broken, hollow ego?

      If I get bitter about all the money Rush has, and how unfair it is, I think about the people in my life, and the places I've gone walking on this fine beautiful planet, and the fact that a clean conscience is the best pillow. Screw Rush.  Don't let him feed any bitterness.

      “If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.” Charles Darwin

      by ivorybill on Sun May 05, 2013 at 04:54:41 PM PDT

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