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Carbonite Drops Ads from Rush Limbaugh but Not Ed Schultz?

The recent manufactured flap by the mainstream media had a new entrant recently.  Carbonite, a company that provides online backup support and apparently hasn’t heard of DropBox, released a statement declaring the end of their sponsorship of the Rush Limbaugh Show following remarks by Rush in which he questioned the definition of the word “slut” as a result of recent testimony by feminist and world’s worst contraception shopper, Sandra Fluke.
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Carbonite Stock Still Tanking After Decision To Drop Ads On The Rush Limbaugh Show

US Politics / Conservative : Say Anything Blog (3 years ago)

Via Glenn Reynolds, take out this chart comparing Carbonite’s stock to the Down Jone’s Industrial Average. It was a good day overall for the stock market today, but not for Carbonite: I’d posted about Carbonite’s stock downturn righ... Read Post

Carbonite Drops Limbaugh — But A-OK with Ed “Laura Ingraham Is a Slut” Schultz

US Politics / Conservative : Patterico's Pontifications (3 years ago)

So a whole bunch of advertisers are dropping Rush Limbaugh. I always feel ambiguous about boycotts, pressure on advertisers, and such. For me, it generally comes down to the rightness of the cause. Here, I can’t get terribly excited... Read Post

Carbonite Drops Limbaugh Despite His ‘Apology’ Because He’s Beyond ‘Bounds Of Decency’

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (3 years ago)

Moments ago, Carbonite – a company providing backup software for computers – announced that it will no longer advertise on Rush Limbaugh’s show. CEO David Friend made clear in a Facebook statement that, despite Limbaugh’s “apology” ... Read Post


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