Walter Williams passed away recently. I started reading his columns in the late 90s. I also got to listen to him as he, sometimes, guest hosted for ... Rush Limbaugh. The talent on loan from God has been paid back. There's no question that Rush was the major force on radio over the past three decades. May he rest in peace.
Rush Limbaugh changed politics, media and the consumption of information. His impact and influence cannot be overstated.— Rich "The People's Pundit" Baris (@Peoples_Pundit) February 17, 2021
Iconic just doesn't cut it. He's unrivaled.
His handling of his opioid addiction as a public figure was also beyond admirable, and should not be overlooked.
Here's a classic:
LMFAO Rush Limbaugh's Ribbons pic.twitter.com/lR0wMB1LhR— The Columbia Bugle 🇺🇸 (@ColumbiaBugle) February 17, 2021