President Obama has made Rush Limbaugh his bête noire before. Back in 2009, he told Republican Congresspeople, “You can’t just listen to Rush Limbaugh and get things done.” When Rush attacked Sandra Fluke for her bizarre testimony before Democrats in Congress, Obama got directly involved, calling Fluke for a heart-to-heart chat. And just a couple months back, Obama ripped “good, decent” Republicans who had gone into hiding thanks to “an atmosphere in which folks like Rush Limbaugh and Grover Norquist are defining what it means to be a true conservative.”
Now he’s going even further – he’s fundraising off of Rush. Here’s the latest Obama campaign email, titled, “Bad even by Rush standards”:
If I emailed you every time Rush Limbaugh said something nutty, I wouldn’t be allowed on the internet anymore.