Political commentator, author, and frequent guest host of The Rush Limbaugh Show, Mark Steyn wrote that he owes “almost everything” to Limbaugh, who passed away Wednesday morning after a year-long battle with lung cancer.
The witty Steyn, who often introduced himself as the “undocumented” guest host when Limbaugh was away from the EIB (Excellence in Broadcasting) microphone, wrote at his website Steyn Online that the conservative “giant of American broadcasting” was “the indispensable man.”
“It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of Rush Limbaugh, a giant of American broadcasting, a uniquely talented performer, and a hugely generous man to whom I owe almost everything…”
— Mark Steyn (@MarkSteynOnline) February 17, 2021
In his memorial post, Steyn adjusted Limbaugh’s popular tag line, “Talent on loan from God,” to “Talent returned to God.”
Steyn noted he had been scheduled to serve as