SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – It looks like Rush Limbaugh and Sacramento-based Sleep Train are parting ways for good after 25 years together.

Earlier this week, Sleep Train pulled its sponsorship of Limbaugh’s show after he called a Georgetown law student a “slut” and “prostitute” after she testified in Congress about the need for contraception to be covered by health care.

At the time, Sleep Train issued a statement saying they had “currently” pulled their ads because of Limbaugh’s “negative comments”.

According to the Los Angeles Times, Sleep Train later tried to rejoin with Rush but was told no thanks.

Friday, Sleep Train president Dale Carlsen acknowledged the parting of ways is permanent.

“We confirm that Rush Limbaugh will no longer be one of Sleep Train’s radio endorsers,” said Carlsen in a statement released through Sleep Train’s public relations firm.

Sleep Train has been a sponsor of Rush Limbaugh since he began his radio talk show in Sacramento more than two decades ago.

Comments (14)
  1. nothingchanges says:

    Limbaugh is an “entertainer” with a huge following, Now did the “PC Police” threaten Sleep Train ? Just saying.

    1. Yes says:

      Breitbart got his, Rush is next………….

      1. NotFondOfLibs says:

        What a pathetic comment. That’s all you liberal can say when you can’t compete in the arena of issues. Hope for someone to die or have viiolence committed against them. Go pound some sand you pathetic jerk.

  2. Uncle Bob says:

    Just like sponsors have a right to pick the shows they pay money to to advertise their products … shows have the right to decide whose money they accept …

  3. TOM says:

    If a Liberal would have said this it wouldn’t be news and they have why arent they talking about them double standard thats why

    1. Justme81 says:

      Yeah bc they are smart and would not be so dumb as to say what he said. He has every right every right to say what he wants. The 1st amedment makes you work for it you want free speech defend the person whos speech makes your blood boil.

  4. Sally says:

    Take a long walk off a short pier Rush

    1. NotFondOfLibs says:

      Here’s another 2 bit liberal clown who has no significant comment except hoping for other people’s misfortune. Pound sand Sally, you officious clown,

  5. yvonne Porten says:

    Change your political association and you will be free from all sin.

  6. BakerJohn says:

    Rush you got to change and be a Democrat and you can say any thing about anyone without getting blow back. But I for one will not support companies like that so Carbonite OUT, Sleep Train derailed

  7. Joe Drager says:

    It is so much fun watching liberals roil in their own hatred.

  8. Joe Drager says:

    It is so much fun watching liberals roil in their own self hatred.

    1. Yes says:


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