Limbaugh: "Sotomayor was following her basic instinct; she is racist" Video ››› June 29, 2009 1:29 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the June 29 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show: Loading the player reg... Previously: Conservatives react to historic Supreme Court nominee by smearing Sotomayor as "racist," "bigot" Limbaugh calls Sotomayor "a reverse racist," appointed by "the greatest living example of a reverse racist" Rush reacts to Newt's backtracking on Sotomayor "racist" charge: "I'm not retracting it." Short Link copy link Network/Outlet Premiere Radio Networks Person Rush Limbaugh Show/Publication The Rush Limbaugh Show 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.