Word: Rush's new bitch
Rush disses Obama. Obama disses Rush. Gingrey disses Rush. Gingrey begs Rush for forgiveness.
“I would be honored if the drive-by media headlined me all day long: 'Limbaugh: I Hope Obama Fails.' Somebody's gotta say it."
— Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh on his Jan. 16 show
"You can't just listen to Rush Limbaugh and get things done."
— Pres. Barack Obama to GOP leaders on Jan. 23
“Its easy if youre Sean Hannity or Rush Limbaugh … to stand back and throw bricks. You dont have to try to do whats best for your people and your party.”
— U.S Rep. Phil Gingrey, R-Marietta, as quoted in a Jan. 27 Politico.com article about criticism of Obamas economic stimulus plan.
“I clearly ended up putting my foot in my mouth … and I just wanted to tell you, Rush, that I regret those stupid comments.”
— Part of Gingreys lengthy apology on Limbaughs Jan. 28 radio show