What charming gentlemen. Limbaugh’s statement was certainly NOT an apology. At best it was the typical ‘not sorry, just sorry I got in trouble’ response. The only thing he got right was his description of his word choices as insulting. They certainly were.
Originally posted on polentical:
This week Rush Limbaugh went on record that women who have sex are sluts. It’s rare for him to backtrack on his bile, which is why his statement
I sincerely apologize to Ms. Fluke for the insulting word choices.
is being misunderstood as an actually apology, rather than what it is, which is a weasel’s claim that style is what counts here, and not substance.