Limbaugh Bizarre Batman Conspiracy Theory

Discussion in 'Media' started by JoeB131, Jul 19, 2012.

  1. JoeB131
    Online

    JoeB131 Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2011
    Messages:
    91,822
    Thanks Received:
    7,811
    Trophy Points:
    1,815
    Location:
    Chicago, Chicago, that Toddling Town
    Ratings:
    +19,447
    http://thecelebritycafe.com/feature/2012/07/rush-limbaugh-batman-villain-bane-jab-romney

    Of course, the character of Bane has been in Batman comics since 1993, and this is the second time they've had the character appear in a film. (The first being the awful "Batman and Robin".) But shhhhh... don't tell Limbaugh. He thinks they planned this out years ago when they started filming in 2009.
     
  2. Peach
    Offline

    Peach Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2009
    Messages:
    20,765
    Thanks Received:
    2,674
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Ratings:
    +4,298
    Opioids can do permanent damage, yes.
     
  3. whitehall
    Offline

    whitehall Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2010
    Messages:
    32,900
    Thanks Received:
    5,453
    Trophy Points:
    1,140
    Location:
    Western Va.
    Ratings:
    +16,734
    Another tax exempt Media Matters scoop? My wife wanted to watch an inane movie starring Bette Midler and Dennis Farina last night and I sat through it and noted that Hollywood never misses a chance to bring politics into movies including grade B comedies. The Midler character noted that the stodgy character her daughter was marrying was ...gasp....a republican and as it turned out the republican and his republican senator father character were made to be hated. It's simple logic. Anything hollywood comes out with is left wing politics. Media Matters (tax exempt) might cherry pick a Rush comment about the new Batman movie but who really cares except the salivating lefties who are desperate to be insulted by a radio personality?
     
  4. JoeB131
    Online

    JoeB131 Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2011
    Messages:
    91,822
    Thanks Received:
    7,811
    Trophy Points:
    1,815
    Location:
    Chicago, Chicago, that Toddling Town
    Ratings:
    +19,447
    More than Media Matters noticed this bit of stupidity.

    The funny part is that Limbaugh didn't know enough about what he was talking about to know

    1) Bane has been a major villian in the Batman Franchise since 1993.

    2) HE's already made an appearence in a Batman movie.
     
  5. Political Junky
    Offline

    Political Junky Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 27, 2009
    Messages:
    23,825
    Thanks Received:
    3,693
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Ratings:
    +8,975
    A day later Rush attacked the "Liberal" media for lying about what he said.
    They showed the video of him saying exactly what he said.
     
  6. edthecynic
    Offline

    edthecynic Censored for Cynicism

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2008
    Messages:
    30,576
    Thanks Received:
    3,643
    Trophy Points:
    1,130
    Ratings:
    +8,109
    the pathological liar always does that, say something one day and deny he ever said the next day when the media calls him on it. It doesn't matter to him that his own transcripts prove he is a liar, even after being exposed to the truth, his DittoNutzis will believe his proven lies, and he knows it.

    August 18, 2010
    RUSH: The Tea Party is not even weighing in on the mosque.* The Tea Party's worrying about other things, like jobs and the economy and Obama's single-handed destruction of it.* Imam Hussein Obama mmm, mmm, mmm.* I want to be fair, too.* He probably is the best anti-American president the country's ever had.* So I don't want to be misinterpreted here as just a knee-jerk critic.* Ed Gillespie is the former RNC chairman saying that we should downplay the mosque, don't overplay it here.

    August 19, 2010
    POWERS:* The reason for that is that you have people like Rush Limbaugh referring to him as Imam Hussein Obama.

    RUSH:* No, I have not said Imam Hussein Obama.* I've never thrown Hussein in there, I just said Imam Obama.*
     
  7. Stephanie
    Offline

    Stephanie Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2004
    Messages:
    70,236
    Thanks Received:
    10,820
    Trophy Points:
    2,040
    Ratings:
    +27,376
    omg, what YOU PEOPLE will get all worked up over
     
  8. ClosedCaption
    Offline

    ClosedCaption Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2010
    Messages:
    53,245
    Thanks Received:
    6,662
    Trophy Points:
    1,830
    Ratings:
    +20,752
    Wait, Rush was talking about something he knows nothing about? Thats normal..he knows jack shit and seeks to be the victim of Hollywood, the Media, Cholesterol, Elitist etc.

    Playing the Victim is very important to cons...so much so that if they arent attacked they make it up and proclaim they survived said attacks. From the ashes and all that stuff
     
  9. Warrior102
    Offline

    Warrior102 Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 22, 2011
    Messages:
    16,554
    Thanks Received:
    4,020
    Trophy Points:
    183
    Ratings:
    +4,033
    Most adults don't keep up with comic books, numbnuts.
     
  10. Trajan
    Offline

    Trajan conscientia mille testes

    Joined:
    Jun 17, 2010
    Messages:
    29,048
    Thanks Received:
    4,754
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    The Bay Area Soviet
    Ratings:
    +4,763
    ahh, so the ole obama 2 step- I didn't say what I just said flip flop is alive and well in the media when it suites them? :eusa_whistle:
     

Share This Page