Dave Griffey, Rush Limbaugh and Mark Shea

  Dave Griffey at his blog Daffy Thoughts wrote this about the recent comments by Rush Limbaugh regarding sexual morality:   What Rush Limbaugh said is here.  What Rush Limbaugh didn’t appear to say in the least was that rape

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Limbaugh on Planned Parenthood

          Rush Limbaugh tends to take a lot of grief from Catholic commenters.  Some of it is deserved, but much of it is not.  When it comes to abortion, he has been one of the major

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PopeWatch: Rush

  Father Z highlighted some interesting commentary from Rush Limbaugh with comments by Father Z: RUSH:  Well, folks, the left’s honeymoon with Pope Francis may be coming to an end.  Remember the pope went out there and released an economic

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PopeWatch: The Cover of the Rolling Stone

But the thrill we’ve never known Is the thrill that’ll getcha when you get your picture On the cover of the Rollin’ Stone Dr. Hook, The Cover of the Rollin’ Stone Although it is only a pale shadow of the

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PopeWatch: Rush

  PopeWatch assumes that Rush Limbaugh is viewed as the Devil Incarnate by many Pope Francis fans, for his criticisms of the economic portions of Evangelii Gaudium, but actually Rush has a much shrewder view of the Pope than the empty praise that

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PopeWatch: Obama and Limbaugh

  Well, what do you know.  The most anti-Catholic President in our nation’s history is suddenly quoting popes. During a Wednesday speech on income equality, Obama remarked, “Across the developed world, inequality has increased. Some of you may have seen

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The New First Amendment

Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem have written an op-ed in which they call upon the FCC to revoke the licences of radio stations that carry the Rush Limbaugh show. That makes this a fitting time to inquire of his

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Jesuitical 13: Rush and Georgetown

Part 13 of my ongoing survey of the follies of many modern day Jesuits.  Georgetown University, founded in 1789, is the oldest Jesuit college in the United States.  Last week it found itself at the center of the debate over the

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Rush Limbaugh vs. The Classics

Kyle is filled with righteous indignation against Rush Limbaugh. In case you had any lingering doubt that Rush Limbaugh makes a good charlatan’s living espousing half-baked pseudo-ideology slyly disguised as principled conservative philosophy, the winning radio host informs us that

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Klavan v. The Right Wing Devils

  Right you are Klavan on the Culture!  Conservative talk show personalities do owe a great debt to one group which has contributed more to their success that any other group:  Liberals.   Many liberals, through their over the top hatred

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Rush Limbaugh, Race Baiter

I have to say, I try to keep my expectations for political personalities on the radio and television low. But this is pretty appalling: It’s Obama’s America, is it not? Obama’s America, white kids getting beat up on school buses

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Partisanship and Empty Rhetoric

It seems in recent week that an ever-increasing focus has fallen on Rush Limbaugh and his radio show.  Not only have the usual suspects worked themselves into a frenzy over him, but we’ve even had President Obama command Congressional Republicans

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