Limbaugh criticizes media for saying GOP taking hard line in Sotomayor hearing to appease Rush Video ››› July 15, 2009 2:44 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the July 15 edition of Premiere Radio Network's The Rush Limbaugh Show: Loading the player reg... Previously: Limbaugh: "I am resigning as the titular head of the Republican Party" Limbaugh spoke for conservatives during last Sotomayor nomination, too Rush responds to Republican's claim that he lost position for criticizing Limbaugh by calling him "schlub," "podunk" Short Link copy link Posted In Government, Nominations & Appointments, The Judiciary Network/Outlet Premiere Radio Networks Person Rush Limbaugh Show/Publication The Rush Limbaugh Show Stories/Interests Supreme Court Nominations, Sotomayor Nomination We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.