Read time: 1 minute

Rush Limbaugh Turns On Fox News As 'Never Trumpers'

Rush Limbaugh was the unequaled "Republican Majority Maker" in 1994. Now he's stuck defending Trump from Fox News. No, really.
Views:

Aw, isn't it too bad that Daddy Limbaugh and Mommy Fox News are fighting?

Donald Trump gave a speech in Florida and slapped Fox News without mentioning names: "We ought to start our own network and put some real news out there, because they are so bad, they are so bad for our country."

Don't let anyone blame liberals for all the "divisiveness" and "tribalism" in our politics. Democrats are decidedly united these days; it's conservatives who are engaged in a civil war over "the future."

Whether it's Rudy Guiliani fantasies versus Judge Andrew Napolitano's moments of legal clarity, Shep Smith versus Joe DiGenova, Sean Hannity vis-a-vis Chris Wallace, or Donald "Fox works for me" Trump versus Neil Cavuto and Brit Hume, there is no peace while Donald Trump commits crimes live on the air on the other stations.

We've already covered most of those feud outbreaks, but the Limbaugh outburst happened Wednesday.

RUSH LIMBAUGH: We've even got never Trumpers now all over Fox News. [mocking] 'This phone call very hard to defend. I wouldn't want to have to defend this phone call.' If i were the Republicans -- there's nothing hard to defend about the phone call, you just don't want to defend it. Fox ought to change the name of the network from the Fox News Channel to the Fox Never Trumper Network.

Looks like Trump is also unhappy with Fox. Ari Melber also mentioned a moment at Trump's "Medicare" speech where he suggested he might be interested in a "future career."

Can you help us out?

For 16 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit. We work 7 days a week, 16 hours a day for our labor of love, but with rising hosting and associated costs, we need your help! Could you donate $21 for 2021? Please consider a one-time or recurring donation of whatever amount you can spare, or consider subscribing for an ad-free experience. It will be greatly appreciated and help us continue our mission of exposing the real FAKE NEWS!

More C&L Coverage

Discussion

New Commenting System

Our comments are now powered by Insticator. In order to comment you will need to create an Insticator account. The process is quick and simple. Please note that the ability to comment with a C&L site account is no longer available.

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.

Please Do Not Use the Login Link at the Top of the Site.

In order to comment you must use an Insticator account. To register an account, enter your comment and click the post button. A dialog will then appear allowing you create your account.

We will be retiring our Crooks and Liars user account system in January, 2021.

Thank you.
C&L Team