TG’s Political Wire: Advertisers Keep Bailing on Limbaugh.
“It is perceived by many as an attack on young women who represent the holy grail for ratings. Women 25-54 is the prize demo for most advertisers. Rush’s remarks strike at the heart of the audience they’re trying to reach, hence the apology.” The close tracking of social stats is probably fueling this advertiser-response - smart capitalist moves any Republican should admire. I’d wondered what made this crass insult more virulent than the last hundred. Perhaps this is finally the time when such political entertainers will have to face real accountability.