March 04, 2012

Sixth Advertiser — Carbonite — Drops Limbaugh Despite His ‘Apology’ Because He’s Beyond The ‘Bounds Of Decency’

From ThinkProgress.org

Sixth Advertiser — Carbonite — Drops Limbaugh Despite His ‘Apology’ Because He’s Beyond The ‘Bounds Of Decency’: pMoments ago, Carbonite – a company providihttp://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gifng 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” issued tonight, the company was still pulling its ads because it wants to “contribute to a more civilized public [...]/p

2 comments:

  1. Mm-hm...what took so long? And why weren't all these advertisers dropping Rush when he was insulting POC?

    Why are white folks surprised and appalled at how low he's sunk? What did they expect? He's spent years getting away with verbally abusing POC until it got old and predictable - they didn't think he'd try to up the stakes?

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  2. I think what he did was deplorable, but I have a sneaking suspicion that if it was a black woman he'd done this to, there wouldn't have been this big of a backlash. *shrugs* Call me cynical...

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