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Limbaugh Endorses Thompson! No, Not That One

Those of us who listen to Rush Limbaugh know he’s ripped Huckabee repeatedly, declared that nominating either he or McCain would change the Republican Party forever, said quite a few nice things about Fred Thompson.

Well, Rush may insist that he’s not going to endorse a candidate in the primary. But his brother David, an author and columnist, has:

But as I’ve stated before, I believe Fred Thompson is a reliable, consistent conservative. There are others in the field I could support, but not without some reservations. The more I learn about Fred and observe him in action, the more convinced I become that he’s the right choice.

Last night, I also heard Levin urge South Carolinians to ”Vote for Fred Thompson!”
Now… I think that unless Thompson falls flat on his face in tomorrow’s results, he’ll stick around the race until Super Duper Tuesday, where there are a bunch of states he ought to be able to get at least some traction in. But if Thompson is the first one knocked out among the Big Five, a bunch of prominent righties who had found the other four lacking in some way or another are going to have a tough decision on their hands.

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