Rush Limbaugh is never one to bite his tongue, especially when it comes to anything and everything related to President Obama and his health care reform bill.
In the conservative shock jock’s latest controversial statement he blames President Obama and the Democrats’ passing of the healthcare reform bill for the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokul volcano in Iceland.
Ash from the eruption has shut down airports overseas for several days now and even blocked President Obama from attending the Polish President’s funeral over the weekend.
According to Rush it’s “God speaking” citing the fact that more airspace has been affected by ash from the volcano than after 9/11. He also mentions that since the “earth has opened up” he hopes it’s a rebirth and not an Armageddon.
“You know, a couple of days after the health care bill had been signed into law, Obama ran around all over the country saying, “Hey, you know, I’m looking around. The earth hadn’t opened up. No Armageddon out there. The birds are still chirping.
I think the earth has opened up. God may have replied. This volcano in Iceland has grounded more airplanes – airspace has more affected – than even after 9/11 because of this plume, because of this ash cloud over Northern and Western Europe. … It’s got everybody just in a shutdown. Earth has opened up. I don’t know whether it’s a rebirth or Armageddon. Hopefully it’s a rebirth, God speaking…”