Conservative talker Rush Limbaugh on Monday’s broadcast of his nationally syndicated radio show said Fox News was turning on its base conservative viewers.
Partial transcript as follows:
LIMBAUGH: There’s a key rule I’ve always believed in media, which is what I’m in. I’m in talk radio. And it actually goes back to the William Holden quote here in that movie, The Wild Bunch.
You do not turn on your base. You do not turn on your audience, unless you’ve had some kind of — you just don’t — you don’t do it for the sake of the approval of your enemies. You don’t turn on the people who got you where you are because you would rather be friends with other people. You just don’t do it. And that appears to be what’s happened here.
We’ve got Donna Brazile all over the place. We’ve got everybody on a talking head