Rush Echoes NLPC Criticism of Coca-Cola’s Polar Bear Campaign

Rush Coca-Cola graphicYesterday, Rush Limbaugh criticized Coca-Cola’s polar bear campaign as “idiotic,” based on a posting on this website by NLPC Associate Fellow Paul Chesser. Rush’s commentary appears below. The sections in bold below were read verbatim from the posting.

RUSH: Coca-Cola, by the way, it’s so sad, but it’s great for my tea company.  Well, they’re changing their packaging.  They’re going to white cans.  They’ve aligned with the World Wildlife Fund.  They’re going to repackage Coke over the holiday season to go to white cans featuring an image of a mother polar bear and her cubs on the side.  They’re going to try to sell Coke and Diet Coke on the basis that we’re killing polar bears.  Kid you not.  Kid you not.  Each purchase of a white Coca-Cola can supports false testimony on global warming perpetration of the myth about endangered polar bears.  It’s a hoax and they are …