Posted by | May 6, 2009 21:53 | Filed under: Top Stories

That’s what you get when you’re a Republican taking on the great Limbaugh.  The former secretary of state had the temerity to suggest the GOP is shrinking, and one if its problems is that people like Limbaugh and Sarah Palin are divisive.

He blasted radio commentator Rush Limbaugh, saying he does not believe that Limbaugh or conservative icon Ann Coulter serve the party well. He said the party lacks a “positive” spokesperson. “I think what Rush does as an entertainer diminishes the party and intrudes or inserts into our public life a kind of nastiness that we would be better to do without,” Powell said.


He also said that Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, McCain’s running mate last year, is “a very accomplished person” but became “a very polarizing figure.” He said the polarization was created by Palin’s advisers.


So what does El Rushbo do? He pulls out the race card, claiming Powell supported Obama only because they’re both black. Watch:

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