Rush Limbaugh’s Ratings Are In a State Of Complete Collapse

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    Bad ratings news is rolling in for Rush Limbaugh as his show has fallen to 22nd in New York and 37th in Los Angeles. Limbaugh’s ratings are in a state of major decline.

    Rush Limbaugh’s claim to radio fame has always been that he is a right wing talker who brings big ratings to major markets in blue states, but this isn’t the case anymore.

    As Jerry Del Colliano, publisher of the radio-centric Inside Music Media put it, “We’re watching the end of right-wing conservative talk radio. The genre is dying among ratings and dying among advertisers … Rush is at the end of his career. His constituency is all wearing Depends. And he’s getting himself into trouble he doesn’t need. So can you put Humpty Dumpty back together again? They have been able to improve their advertising picture, but they have not been able to come back.”

    The answer for why Limbaugh’s show is dying can be found in demographics. Rush’s average listener is 66 years old. Younger people aren’t turning on their radios to listen to Hannity, Beck, Limbaugh, and Savage. Their audience mirrors that of the Republican Party. It’s white, conservative, and male.
     
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    link?
     
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    BlackFlag I haz hoisted it!

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    Right wing talk radio isn't going away. It's like porn for cons.

    They'll listen to some Hannity and Levin and then complain about how the most famous news people are liberals. Fuckin lunatics :cuckoo:
     
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    The High Cost of Rush: Talker Bleeds Millions From His Carriers As Toxic Talk Slumps, Cumulus Seems Set To Part Ways With Rush Limbaugh - The Daily Beast
     
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    I want him to fail!!!!!
     
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    Nice try. And timely too!

    Moving right along...
     
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    Ha ha, dumbass. You idiots have been predicting Rush's demise ever since he started 25+ years ago. Do us all a favor and hold your breath until he's gone. Should be any second now right? Morons.
     
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    Prediction....
    Rush Limbaugh will be dropped for Randi Rhodes on the NYC station....

    Randi has been known to bring huge ratings wherever she has been...... :eusa_whistle:
     
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    Twenty five years of radio excellence....
    That is outstanding... :eusa_clap:
     

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