“The movie has been in the works for a a long time, the release date's been known, summer 2012 for a long time. Do you think that it is accidental, that the name of the really vicious, fire-breathing, four-eyed whatever-it-is villain in this movie is named Bain.”
This evil villain in the new Batman movie is named Bane,” Limbaugh continued. “And there's now discussion out there as to whether or not this was purposeful, and whether or not it will influence voters.
“It's going to have a lot of people. This movie, the audience is going to be huge, lot of people are going to see the movie. And it's a lot of brain-dead people, entertainment, the pop-culture crowd. And they're going to hear Bane in the movie, and they are going to associate Bain, and the thought is that when they start paying attention to the campaign later in the year, and Obama, the Democrats keep talking about Bain, not Bain Capital, but Bain, Romney and Bain, that these people will think back to the Batman movie -- "Oh yeah, I know who that is" That's -- there are some people who think it will work.”
He lied when he said he hadn't accused the movie makers of having political motivations in naming the villian Bain and releasing the movie close to an election.
It's just coincidental that Fox News is a biased "news," organization that exists purely to further a political agenda. Or did you miss their "reporting," on Obama's 2010 trip to Mumbai? Or their "reporting," about how Obama is going to ban guns? Or, well...everything on this website: http://foxnewslies.net/
Pro scientia et humanitate.
People listen to Jon Stewart. Judging by viewership numbers, he is probably the most influential liberal on television.
It is admittedly a very small sample size (3 statements), but his politifact file speaks ill of him. Amusingly enough, he went ahead and told his audience every time politifact disputed his claims and admitted he was wrong.
PolitiFact | Jon Stewart's file
This led to one of Jon's best segments ever: