Less than a week after his death, Bette Midler has compared Rush Limbaugh to the Ku Klux Klan, tweeting a meme that shows a group of figures wearing white hoods and robes with the heading “Find Rush Limbaugh.”
Bette Midler tweeted the image Monday, just five days after the conservative talk radio legend died following a battle with lung cancer. The meme shows one of the hooded figures wearing the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which former President Donald Trump bestowed on Limbaugh last year.
— bettemidler (@BetteMidler) February 23, 2021
Last week, Midler implied that Limbaugh was going to hell. “#RushLimbaugh has gone to his reward. Bet it’s hot,” she wrote.
#RushLimbaugh has gone to his reward. Bet it’s hot.
— bettemidler (@BetteMidler) February 17, 2021
She also called Limbaugh “one of the vilest reptiles who ever trolled the plant.”
“NO, #Newt, his BIRTH was