Unformatted text preview: Michael Savage is what most political scientists commonly refer to as a "douchebag." He is to intellectual political debate what the pork rind is to proper nutrition. He is the poop joke of radio talk shows, a format that is pretty full of crap as it is. This type of separatist mind set represents one of the biggest obstacles in this country's path to progress in both the international and domestic sectors. It was difficult to hear Savage over the sound of Ed Murrow turning over in his grave repeatedly. With every word that he spoke, Bob Woodward dies a little more inside. Of course, I speak not only about Savage in particular, but also Ann Coulter, Rush Limbaugh, Armstrong Williams, Sean Hannity, Bill O'Reilly, and the rest of the right wing nutsies over at the shining beacon of objective journalism that is the Fox News Channel. Savage is protected by the First Amendment, sadly. He is a shock jock, no more clever or worthwhile than Howard Stern. There is considerable irony in the fact that he trashes the ACLU whenever worthwhile than Howard Stern....
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- Spring '07
- Talk radio, Rush Limbaugh, Fox News Channel, Michael Savage