The American Prospect, a far-left publication, just ran a piece titled, “The Unbearable Whiteness of Liberal Media.” Under that headline is this question: “If left-leaning publications value diversity, why don’t they have any?”
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RUSH: We spent a lot of time on this story yesterday, and the upshot of it was that Hillary and Obama and Kerry, the State Department, the United States government, is blaming the Nigerian government for this and that the purpose of the hashtag is to bring pressure on the Nigerian government...The left-wing ideology believes militant Islam exists because Western civilization exists. And, make no mistake, that's their point. Western civilization, the United States, this immorally founded and unjustly founded to begin with country, then goes all over the world and imposes our corrupt views on everybody. We don't have the right to do that.
RUSH: Let's look at these 36,000 individuals released by ICE. CBS News breaks down who some of these people are. They have 193 homicide convictions and 426 sexual assault convictions. The president just said, "Hey, hey, these people are woven into the fabric of our communities! Their kids are going to school with our kids. Most of 'em are not making trouble; they're not causing crimes." They have 303 kidnapping convictions, 1,075 aggravated assault convictions, 1,160 stolen vehicle convictions, 9,187 dangerous drug convictions, 16,070 drunk or drugged driving convictions, 303 flight escape convictions.
RUSH: We don't need to do the We Are the World concerts anymore. We don't need Bono. By the way, do you remember all that food for the Ethiopians that were starving? It was stolen. The trucks were stolen en route. But the celebrities don't have to work anymore. They have to do these concerts to show how much they care.
RUSH: It was last Thursday that the media was saying the Tea Party was dead because a Tea Party in a primary in North Carolina was defeated. So the media was in a celebratory mood. Tea Party's done for. Ted Cruz, bye-bye. Mike Lee, bye-bye. Marco Rubio, bye-bye. Not so fast.
RUSH: Through the feverishly fast talents of Cookie up there, digging everywhere necessary and possible to find audio sound bites requested by me on the fly, we have it. ... We had a caller in the last hour who reminded us.
RUSH: I's a great point. Nancy Reagan, the precursor of the hashtag. Do you remember this? Every first lady has to have a cause. It's required. Barbara Bush and Laura Bush, literacy. Michelle Obama is -- well, what? It's everything. And Nancy Reagan was, "Just say no." Just don't do it. And she was ridiculed. I mean, the left and the media, and you may say they're the same thing, but we had Hollywood types and elected officials and the media combined, and it was vicious.
RUSH: Wherever you look in this story -- I mean, we're just playing sound bites of what's on television, and all roads lead to Magic Johnson in this thing.
RUSH: So they're quoting me on the CBS morning show... They just read the transcript of the program.
RUSH: So you've got somebody running opposed to Cantor that you want to support, you think he can win, so you think supporting him is worth it?
CALLER: Hey, I just changed my party to Democrat because I wanted to make some investments this year and not get audited. I can't be the only one that's thinking of this.