Limbaugh: Matthew Shepard's Murder Wasn't A Hate Crime

Rush Denies Shepard Was Victim Of "Anti-Gay Bigots"

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From the February 24 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show:

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LIMBAUGH: What we have here is a portion of the play-by-play of the Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins, the first openly gay player to actually play in a professional sports game. It happened last night. The Brooklyn Nets against the Los Angeles Lakers. This is the Nets play-by-play announcer Ryan Ruocco, as Jason Coll -- who by the way took number 98 in solidarity with Matthew Shepard, who was, it's now been proven didn't happen, but reputed to have beaten up by a bunch of anti-gay bigots.

Previously:

Right-Wing Media And The Return Of Matthew Shepard Trutherism

What's Really Behind Right-Wing Media's Matthew Shepard Trutherism

Rush On Gay NFL Prospect Michael Sam: Heterosexuals "Are Under Assault By The 2 - 5 Percent That Are Homosexual"

Rush: "If You Want To Say You're Gay, Fine. But Does It Have To Be Rammed Down Everybody's Throats?"

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