“We don’t like paying million of dollars for Mrs. Obama’s vacations,” he said. “The NASCAR crowd doesn’t quite understand why when the husband and the wife are going to same place, the first lady has to take her own 757 with family and kids and hangers-on four four hours earlier than her husband, who will be on his own 747. NASCAR people understand that’s a little bit of a waste. That’s a little bit of uppity-ism.”
This isn’t the first time Limbaugh has labeled the Obamas the polarizing term however. Back in February, Limbaugh also accused President Obama of being “uppity.” Fellow radio host Glenn Beck supported Limbaugh’s comments, saying “a little uppity, a little snotty.”
LISTEN: Audio via Media Matters, which was broadcast on November 21, 2011.
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