Re: Rush Limbaugh a fraud? (extropians-digest V4 #251)

stencil (
Thu, 16 Sep 1999 14:48:53 -0400

On Sun, 12 Sep 1999 10:09:25 -0700 (PDT) "Robert J. Bradbury" <> wrote:

>About a year ago I ran across an article on the Net that basically
>said Rush was a fraud. The article indicated that Rush was an
>actor who had done the character first as a spoof and found that
>it played well so he continued doing it.
>a) Truth or fiction, anybody know?
>b) So do we put Rush & Jerry Springer in the same class
> (talented entertainers leading a subset of the mindless lemmings)?
I believe it is virtually impossible to find (in the US) an elected official, or wannabe, under the age of 50 who would not profile as an entertainer.
All the Political Scientists (Philosophers, Engineers...) are employees. The parallels with movie and tv production are endless, and endlessly ...entertaining.

"Democracy is two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner. Liberty is two wolves attempting to have a sheep for dinner and finding a well-informed, well-armed sheep."