The actress is commonly very outspoken on social media and unafraid to mock individuals she has political disagreements with. Her newest goal is Limbaugh, who died final week at age 70 after battling lung most cancers.
Midler took to Twitter on Monday to share a bit of paintings from tv author and cartoonist Ron Hauge that depicts eight members of the Ku Klux Klan of their recognizable white hoods and robes. One, nevertheless, is sporting the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Limbaugh was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom at Donald Trump’s State of the Union handle in 2020.
“Nearly each American household is aware of the ache when a beloved one is identified with a severe sickness. Right here tonight is a particular man, somebody beloved by hundreds of thousands of People who simply acquired a Stage four superior most cancers prognosis. This isn’t excellent news, however what is sweet information is that he’s the best fighter and winner that you’ll ever meet,” Trump informed the radio large, who seemed to be in tears on the time. “Rush Limbaugh: Thanks to your a long time of tireless devotion to our nation.”
Midler didn’t waste any time deriding him on social media following the information of Limbaugh’s demise. Whereas the political cartoon got here lower than every week after the information broke, she took to Twitter on the day the radio host’s spouse introduced his passing to insinuate that he’s in Hell.
“#RushLimbaugh has gone to his reward. Wager it’s sizzling,” she wrote.
As well as, she responded to a tweet honoring the radio legend from Former Speaker of the U.S. Home of Representatives Newt Gingrich calling Limbaugh’s demise “a tragic second.”
“NO, #Newt, his BIRTH was a tragic second. He was one of many vilest reptiles who ever trolled the planet. And naturally, birds of a feather, Newt,” she wrote. ” Mend your methods, lest YOUR demise convey the outpouring of pleasure so many really feel at his demise.”
Midler is never shy about sharing her unabashed political ideas on social media. Most lately, she tweeted that the scenario in Texas that noticed many residents go with out energy or fundamental requirements was a type of divine retribution in opposition to Republican Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn.