RUSH: What happened illustrates something that I have thought for a long time and have said so to one degree or another. Twitter is a sewer. Twitter is a repository for the demented and the unhinged. They're primarily liberals. They are just reprobates. The problem with Twitter is that the Drive-By Media now uses Twitter as a news source.
RUSH: They're gonna try to make it the Trump story, have it segue from Harvey to Trump on the basis that, "Hey, if sexual predators are bad guys and we gotta send 'em to sex rehab in Arizona, is Trump next?"
RUSH: They have succeeded in neutering the Republicans in Washington. But Bannon hasn't been neutered, and Bannon's out trying to recruit other Republicans that actually want to win and defeat Democrats. And the media finds this very troubling.
RUSH: This illustrates exactly what Beltway media elite intellectual conservatism has become: Pleasing the enemy, gaining the approval of the left, being singled out as above the fray of the rabble of conservatism.
RUSH: I have to tell you, I really believe that we have a very good chance, and I think Mitch feels the same way of getting the taxes done, hopefully fairly long before the end of the year. That's what we'd like to see.
RUSH: I've got this iPhone 8 Plus — I have two of them here — and I have never seen battery life like this. I have never encountered it, and I haven't made any changes in my system settings or anything.
RUSH: We've been bombarded all weekend with all the pundits complaining about it — Trump undoing Obama's legacy — because in their mind whatever Obama did, legal or not, was good and was supportive and should have never been challenged. And whatever Trump is doing is absolutely wrong and incorrect.
RUSH: No longer is this just gonna be a long list of stories that I might mention on the program. Now, you will get specifically the stories that I talk about on the program and a select list of a few others that I intended to get to but ran out of time. It's going to be more of a real-time base feature rather than just a generic list of places that I go to prep the show.
RUSH: Over the weekend, the flagship paper of the Drive-By Media, the New York Times, expressed concern for the Republican-led Congress.