Rush Limbaugh

U.S. judges did the right thing by stepping in to protect abused inmates at Wisconsin juvenile detention centers. more

Jun 27, 2017 1:06 PM Taking Liberties 6 Comments

During most of the Obama presidency, George W. Bush has maintained a decorous silence. Keeping quiet may not always have been easy for Bush, watching his more

Jul 21, 2013 11:07 PM News Features

Like many men who volunteered for the U.S. Army in World War II, my late father never boasted about his years in uniform. A patriot to his core, he nevertheless more

Jul 7, 2013 5:39 PM News Features

Savvy Republicans know that something is deeply wrong with the GOP—frequently mocked these days by Republicans themselves as "the stupid party"—which has lost the popular vote in five of the last six presidential more

Feb 21, 2013 3:58 PM News Features

For honoring his conscience on the issue of marriage equality, President Obama earned angry rebukes... more

May 21, 2012 12:00 AM News Features 3 Comments

During his long career as the most famous talk radio host in modern history, Rush Limbaugh has only rarely... more

Mar 9, 2012 12:00 AM News Features 6 Comments

I had the pleasure of interviewing media reform activist Sue Wilson, producer of the documentary Broadcast Blues, which she'll screen in eight Wisconsin communities this September. Wilson sees Broadcast Blues not just as a movie, but as the beginn.. more

Sep 14, 2011 8:00 PM Daily Dose

Back in the 1980s, Rush Limbaugh was just getting his radio career off the ground. In 1984, the conservative pot-stirrer launched his local talk show on Sacramento's KFBK AM station before syndicating his show nationally and becoming... more

Sep 14, 2011 12:00 AM Issue of the Week 6 Comments

If volunteerism is suddenly unpatriotic and even "socialist," that will come as a nasty surprise... more

Sep 6, 2011 12:00 AM News Features 1 Comments

One of the last controversial plays of the 20th century, Terrence McNally’s Corpus Christi aroused a great deal of anger from people who probably don’t generally attend that much theatre. The play is a re-telling of the story of Jesus Christ set.. more

Sep 10, 2010 9:43 AM Theater

Vaudeville was a huge, network of variety performances that proliferated in an era dominated by only one major broadcast medium. By the late 1920’s, Vaudeville had almost died out due to the proliferation of cinema. About twenty years after the .. more

Aug 18, 2010 4:36 PM Theater

When a writer and photographer set forth on an expedition to document the places associated with America’s most notorious serial killers, they never imagined that the man responding to their rideshare posting would turn out to be a serial murder.. more

Aug 15, 2010 2:23 PM I Hate Hollywood

In the era somewhere between the sexual revolution and the popular realization that indiscriminate sex can kill, a young David Mamet wrote a play about the sex lives of young, urban Midwesterners. Some 30 years later, the once-controversial... more

Jul 16, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 7 Comments

Once upon a time, conservatives liked to say that “ideas matter.” They attribu 2008 Creators Syndicate Inc. What’s your take? Write: or comment ,News Features more

Mar 11, 2009 12:00 AM News Features 1 Comments

Comingoff of two devastating elections, where the Republicans lost control ofboth houses of Congress and the presidency, the factions within theconservative movement se,Expresso more

Mar 11, 2009 12:00 AM Expresso 1 Comments

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Mar 4, 2009 12:00 AM Art for Art's Sake

Not surprisingly, liberal pundits and commentators heard a speech that was, according t Your neighbor thinks he can be financially successful raising bees in his backyard to harv ,Left and Right more

Mar 3, 2009 12:00 AM News Features 6 Comments

I first started listening to the Rush Limbaugh program during the Clinton Administration, or as Rush liked to call it “America Held Hostage.”  Regardless of what you may think of his pol,Left and Right more

Mar 3, 2009 12:00 AM News Features 3 Comments

How fortunate for BarackObama that Rush Limbaugh, big radio personality and leader of the %uFFFD 2008 Creators Syndicate Inc. What’s your take? Write: or comment ,News Features more

Feb 4, 2009 12:00 AM News Features

As right-wing talk-show hosts see their political power waning in America,they are worrie What’s your take? Write: or comment on this story online at www.ex ,Taking Liberties more

Nov 5, 2008 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 3 Comments