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Advertisers Drop Rush Limbaugh After He Calls Woman “Slut” On Air

Several advertisers have pulled ads from Rush Limbaugh’s radio show after he called a woman a “slut” and “prostitute” on air Wednesday and suggested that she film her sex acts and put them online. Activists Twitter-bombed Rush’s advertisers, threatening a boycott, and so far two sponsors — mattress stores Sleep Train and Sleep Number — [...]
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Ad Boycott Of Rush Limbaugh Over 'Slut' Remark Cost ABC Radio $5.5 Million

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

Rush Limbaugh may end his affiliation with Cumulus Media's 40 radio station network after its boss complained that the advertiser boycott triggered when Limbaugh called a college student a slut on air cost his company up to $5.5 mil... Read Post

Rush Limbaugh Says He's 'Fine' With His Advertisers Dropping Like Flies

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

Rush Limbaugh opened his show Monday by addressing the exodus of radio advertisers after he called a Georgetown University law student a "slut" and "prostitute" on his show, and he seemed almost completely unfazed by their loss. Les... Read Post

Advertisers Pull Out After Limbaugh's Controversial 'Slut' Rant

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

One advertiser has pulled its commercials from Rush Limbaugh's popular radio show after the conservative host called a Georgetown Law student a "slut" and a "prostitute" Thursday, and other commercial sponsors are contemplating foll... Read Post

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