Sandra Fluke's Super-Smart DNC Speech Should 'Slut-Shame' Rush Limbaugh Forever (VIDEO)

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sandra flukeIf only I could give Sandra Fluke a high-five right now! As a fellow American woman, I've been fuming over the incredibly disrespectful, ignorant, and downright detestable comments Rush Limbaugh made about the Georgetown Law University student since that oafish blowhard called her a "slut" on the air back in February (for daring to voice her opinion that universities should provide contraception coverage).

Oh, how I've been fuming -- and waiting, waiting for the moment when Fluke would have the opportunity to make Limbaugh look like a bigger fool than ever (dang, that's a big fool!). Then, just a few hours ago, that seemingly endless wait was finally over. Sandra Fluke took the stage at the Democratic National Convention -- the very same Sandra Fluke who was accused by Rush Limbaugh of "having so much sex she can't afford the contraception" -- and wiped the floor with Limbaugh and the rest of his misinformed, misogynist kind.

It was truly a beautiful thing. If you missed it, I urge you to watch the video below (repeatedly, if necessary). But first, check out these 5 quotes from Fluke's speech -- a speech that's bound to make history in the best way possible:

1. "Many women are shut out and silenced. So while I'm honored to be standing at this podium, it easily could have been any one of you. I'm here because I spoke out, and this November, each of us must do the same."

2. " ... your new president could be a man who stands by when a public figure tries to silence a private citizen with hateful slurs. Who won't stand up to the slurs, or to any of the extreme, bigoted voices in his own party."

3. "We know what this America would look like. In a few short months, it's the America we could be. But it's not the America we should be."

4. "We've also seen another future we could choose ... An America in which our president, when he hears a young woman has been verbally attacked, thinks of his daughters -- not his delegates or donors -- and stands with all women."

5. "Over the last six months, I've seen what these two futures look like. And six months from now, we'll all be living in one or the other. But only one. A country where our president either has our back or turns his back; a country that honors our foremothers by moving us forward, or one that forces our generation to re-fight the battles they already won; a country where we mean it when we talk about personal freedom, or one where that freedom doesn't apply to our bodies and our voices."

I know which America I'm going to choose ... do you?

Did you see Sandra Fluke's speech? What did you think?


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2012 election, barack obama, democratic national convention, feminism, health care, human rights, in the news, women's issues

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Littl... LittleFrogsMA

Again, I can't for the life of me imagine how any woman could vote for REpublicans right now.

bills... billsfan1104

This president does not stand up for all women. She is still playing the victim and is really stretching her 15 minutes.

I also would like to know if you are fuming when conservative women are called cunts or when the kids are attacked?

bills... billsfan1104

wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh, wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh wahhhhhhhhhh.  Stay out of my vajayjay, but you better pay for it. wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh.  Rush called me a slut, and I wont accept his apology, and now I get to speak at the DNC, wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh.  Pay for my birth control!!!!!  wahhhhhhhhhhhhhh wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh.  President Obama loves me .  wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh


Sandra Fluke will be a nobody after the Obama campaign is done using her.

Procr... Procrastamom

You're spot on as usual, Littlefrogs. And, as usual, billsfan is the first one in here crying not fair. Where have I seen that before? Oh yes, in EVERY other comment thread since the beginning of time.



Slut, slut, slut... multiply slut by

Hocke... HockeyMomNJ

Has Obama officially changed her name to Julia yet?

Procr... Procrastamom

(phones are fun! And annoying)



Rush called her a slut 17 times. Sandra Fluke can have the spotlight at least that many times to remind him that was wrong.

bills... billsfan1104

Procrast he apolgized several times. She is now a whiner.

bills... billsfan1104

Procrast, she deserves nothing. She was calleda name, Rush apologized and she needs to move on. Isnt that what you say about republican women when they are denegrated?

bills... billsfan1104

And he didnt call her a slut 17 times either.

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