I belong to the Republican Party...What he represents of the Republican Party has nothing to do with my side of it. I don't know what the man means, I don't know what he's talking about. I think [Steele] was exactly right when he defined this man as an entertainer.
John McCain's mom Roberta, speaking about Rush Limbaugh on Jay Leno.
So, will Rush ignore this like he did Sykes, or will he go after her because she's McCain's mom. Limbaugh hasn't exactly been that kind to him since he lost the election. Does Rush Limbaugh have what it takes to attack an old woman? Certainly he does. It takes a special kind of seething, bitter, person to go after the elderly.
People on the Right have slandered the elderly before in order to justify their own behavior or the behavior of the elderly.
In Bill O'Reilly's book "Culture Warrior", he claimed that his own mother suffered from dementia when she recalled a story from Bill childhood to a reporter to the Washington Post. He did this to validate his claim that he came from "humble" beginnins.
And now, we sit back and wait.