It comes as no surprise that sponsors are continuing to pull their ads from "The Rush Limbaugh Show"-- no company wants to be part of a program that's the subject of a major national backlash. Apparently there *is* such a thing as bad press, and right now Limbaugh is at the top of the countryâ€™s shit list for his degrading and misogynistic comments about Sandra Fluke.
According to ThinkProgress, 142 companies have dropped their ads from Limbaughâ€™s show since his comments on Fluke. Among those withdrawing their ads is Premiere Networks, which syndicates the show. Itâ€™s got to sting a bit that your own network doesnâ€™t want to be associated with you, huh?
But will the loss of ads change anything? Limbaugh has built a 40-year-long career off offending people, and his dedicated listeners don't seem to mind. Is this incident any different? Do you think this the end of Limbaugh, or just a momentary struggle he'll eventually recover from?
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