Rush Limbaugh Defended Roger Ailes

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Rush Limbaugh is going to bat for Roger Ailes, and he uses a new conspiracy theory to do so. Cenk Uygur, Ben Mankiewicz, Ana Kasparian, and Jules Suzdaltsez hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

"RUSH LIMBAUGH : I'm sure that you are all aware of the sexual harassment lawsuit that's been filed by Gretchen Carlson against Roger Ailes at Fox News. It's a lawsuit not aimed at Fox, it's targeted specifically at Roger Ailes and I've had people email me, "why haven't you commented on this?" Well, A, I actually didn't think it was necessary, but I'd be happy to. But before I do, I just want to remind you that as I knew what happened, there have been a plethora of women employees at Fox who have stood up, and said they don't understand it, they've never seen it, they've never seen any evidence of it, they've never been treated this way, they were shocked and stunned. Let's see if I can remember the women, we have Kimberly Guilfoyle, Sandra Smith, Jeanine Pirro of Judge Jeanine, Ainsley Earhardt — there’s a bunch of them — Neil Cavuto has publicly, even Geraldo [Rivera] has weighed in. And Martha MaCallum weighed in, Greta Van Susteren has — they are all saying that they've never seen this, they've never been treated this way, they've never seen any sign of it anywhere."

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  40 comments for “Rush Limbaugh Defended Roger Ailes

  1. dobwatches
    July 21, 2016 at 6:53 PM

    Rush and Bill O’Reilly are both perverts too! They both play to their
    ignorant audiences for money and are total harassers and pervs behind the
    scenes.

  2. Roger
    July 21, 2016 at 6:35 PM

    Limbaugh is so delusional. And he is justifying Ailes that behavior is ok
    and rather than realize how extremely unprofessional and uncouth. Limbaugh/
    Ailes birds of a feather.

  3. Tippersnore
    July 21, 2016 at 6:31 PM

    What ailes(sic) these clowns?

  4. Kate Linnell
    July 21, 2016 at 1:31 PM

    of course he did, he’s probably a rapist too.

  5. craigcreationz
    July 21, 2016 at 12:15 PM

    I’m not even surprised when 1 Racist tries to defend another Racist.

  6. Mat Broomfield
    July 21, 2016 at 10:13 AM

    Given Limbaugh’s own despicable politics, it comes as no surprise to find
    this corpulent grease ball standing up for Ailes.

  7. Shaun Dabare
    July 21, 2016 at 6:38 AM

    How did Megyn Kelly get that prime time spot…

    • Richard Abrams
      July 21, 2016 at 7:36 AM

      Because they probably mean that so that fox can say that they’re a new
      network

  8. Knight of Gascogne
    July 21, 2016 at 5:03 AM

    The Hutt Cartel always defend their own.

    • el80ne
      July 21, 2016 at 6:26 AM

      No wonder Rush went to bat for Cosby.

  9. Terri Morgeson
    July 21, 2016 at 4:29 AM

    No, Cenk. I can’t believe you missed the ultimate issue for Rush. I am so
    disappointed. Ailes shared the women with Limbaugh. Remember what Ailes
    told the RNC interview lady, “you have to blow my friends too.”

    • Pierre Wartelle
      July 21, 2016 at 9:37 AM

      That might be true but considering the evidence available, Cenk can’t say
      that…..yet.

  10. Viv Written
    July 21, 2016 at 3:41 AM

    Rush “Rapey Rapey” Limbaugh

    • el80ne
      July 21, 2016 at 6:23 AM

      When’s Rush gonna get hit with his own slew of sexual harrassment
      allegations? His opiate and viagra addictions were so long ago. We need
      some new Limbaugh scandals.

  11. The softest parf of a woman's breast is?
    July 21, 2016 at 2:42 AM

    I have a feeling Fox New will still stand after this because at the end of
    the day the people that really watch fox news for news are so brainwash
    that all fox news have to say at the end of the day is; that Liberal Media
    man!

    • Ariel Epouhe
      July 21, 2016 at 7:41 AM

      Or, mostly because most (f not all) of the accusations came from Fox News
      employees who want to keep their job and who Fox News viewers will support.

  12. Sopho Cles
    July 21, 2016 at 1:50 AM

    Limbaugh and Ailes … hewn from the same cloth

    • Preston Wright
      July 21, 2016 at 2:15 AM

      Jabba the hutt’s loser cousins.

  13. Oliver Pine
    July 21, 2016 at 1:10 AM

    Rush sure knows a lot about vicious attacks. I doubt Murdoch changes much.
    They will just get a new Mr. Potter. I liked how Ana talked about her
    frustration with the victim thing. It is understandable, but keep in mind
    that rape is not the only case where you have an accuser/witness/victim
    that get’s thrown under the bus. Hell if you get murdered they will try to
    bring in some dirt to try to confuse the issue. It was a hard thing to do
    what Gretchen did. She knew that if Ailes dodged the bullet and no one else
    came forward her career was probably over. That’s a tough choice to make
    and probably the reason the other ladies didn’t speak up.

    • el80ne
      July 21, 2016 at 7:01 AM

      Wise strategy to pursue the case solely against Ailes to drive the
      hopefully fatal wedge between him and Fox and pry loose as many colleagues
      to her camp as possible. She had to be concerned the ones she suspected of
      sleeping with him might work to undermine her. I could see her toasting a
      glass of Dom with her council over the developments of the last couple days.

  14. eqsmooth
    July 21, 2016 at 12:29 AM

    Chris Christie, Rush Limbaugh and Roger Ailes all belong on Jabba’s Sail
    Barge.

    • CabinINthewoods 1974
      July 21, 2016 at 5:05 AM

      No way. That barge couldn’t fly with those fat fuckers. It would be like
      trying to piggyback three elephants.

    • Christian Thomas
      July 21, 2016 at 10:51 AM

      W

    • Larry Nocella
      July 21, 2016 at 11:23 AM

      That’s gon require Skywalker-strength force lift to keep that barge
      airbourne.

  15. Wilbur Jenkins
    July 21, 2016 at 12:27 AM

    I don’t know why, maybe I’m dyslexic, but for a split second I read the
    title as “Rush Limbaugh Dies” and I was really happy for an instant.

    • Billy Navidson
      July 21, 2016 at 2:37 AM

      You see what you wanna see, you hear what you wanna hear. – Stoneman, The
      Land of Point.

    • Anita Smith
      July 21, 2016 at 11:22 AM

      lol I wish I had such a beautiful momentary lapse. well someday it’ll be
      real 🙂

  16. BrotherAlpha
    July 21, 2016 at 12:25 AM

    There is a 100% chance Rush Limbaugh has sexually harassed women.

    • Aztec MC
      July 21, 2016 at 5:30 AM

      little boys too

    • bflo1000
      July 21, 2016 at 9:22 AM

      After all, pig faced, gluttonous fucks back their own kind.

    • Ultra BoBo
      July 21, 2016 at 12:52 PM

      101% CHANCE

  17. Sean Binkley
    July 21, 2016 at 12:16 AM

    I like TYT- Special prize to the first person who posts a hateful reply!

    • Jarred McCleese
      July 21, 2016 at 12:20 AM

      hateful reply!!! now give me my prize please :0

    • Eater 999
      July 21, 2016 at 12:01 PM

      a hateful reply!

  18. jo smith
    July 21, 2016 at 12:15 AM

    he found a story on Breitbart……..

  19. Oliver johnson
    July 21, 2016 at 12:07 AM

    Just saw a Trump ad on a TYT video. What is this madness?!!!?

    • ira moser
      July 21, 2016 at 7:57 AM

      Trumpception?

  20. Miguel Ocampo
    July 21, 2016 at 12:07 AM

    He would defend Trump if he lynched people.

    • rurutu M
      July 21, 2016 at 2:04 AM

      I would defend Trump if he lynch the kardashians.

    • HConstantine
      July 21, 2016 at 11:26 AM

      No, He would cheer Trump if he lynched people.

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