Radio host Rush Limbaugh slammed the “racism” and bigotry” of MSNBC during his show yesterday, pointing out that the network has embarked on a “hysterical” campaign to label any criticism of Obama whatsoever as a racist slur.
The primary target of Limbaugh’s ire was MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell, who reacted to Mitch McConnell’s speech in which the Kentucky Senator joked that Obama had spent so much time playing golf he should try for the PGA tour, by claiming the jibe was a racist effort to connect Obama with Tiger Woods and his notorious lifestyle.
“Now these people have lost it. I mean, they’re worse than in the tank. Their minds have been corrupted. They have actually become perverted. It’s as though there’s a poison eating away brain cells. They’re becoming hysterical, nonsensical,” said Limbaugh, adding that Obama’s cheerleaders in the media have abandoned attempting to defend Obama’s record and instead resorted to framing his every political adversary as a racist.
“They’re going to find a link between whatever any speaker says, to racism. They are a political operation. MSNBC is not a news network. They’re not a cable network. They are a political network,” remarked Limbaugh. Read more......