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Bill Maher Explains the Difference Between Himself and Rush Limbaugh

Since everybody in the media seems to enjoy pretending that Bill Maher calling Sarah Palin "the c word" (as discerning news outlets describe it) is the exact same thing as Rush Limbaugh calling Sandra Fluke a "slut" and a "prostitute," it has apparently fallen upon Maher himself to point out the obvious difference… "To compare that [...]
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CNN Contributor Argues Limbaugh's Remark Was Worse Than Bill Maher's Vitriol Against Palin

US Politics / Conservative : NewsBusters (3 years ago)

LIberal comedian Pete Dominick, a CNN contributor, listed the "differences" he saw between Rush Limbaugh's crack at Sandra Fluke and Bill Maher ripping Sarah Palin in vile fashion, on CNN Wednesday. "[T]here still is a difference in... Read Post

Romney’s Double Standard: Gives Limbaugh A Pass For Sexist Remarks, But ‘Outraged’ At Bill Maher

US Politics / Liberal : The Wonk Room (3 years ago)

When Rush Limbaugh called Georgetown Law student Sandra Fluke a “slut” and a “prostitute” repeatedly, all Mitt Romney could say was that “it’s not the language I would have used.” Asked later about Limbaugh, Romney added, “I’m not g... Read Post

Bill Maher: There's No Double Standard, Because I'm Funny, and Rush Isn't

News : Reason (3 years ago)

In a brief interview with ABC's Jake Tapper, Bill Maher explains why calling Sarah Palin a "cunt" or a "twat," as he has, is in no way equivalent to calling Sandra Fluke a "slut" or a "prostitute," as Rush Limbaugh did: I'm a comedi... Read Post

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