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Rush Limbaugh grateful to be alive as 2020 winds down

Rush Limbaugh grateful to be alive as 2020 winds down
“I wasn’t expected to make it to October and then to November and then to December and yet here I am," the 69-year-old conservative pundit said.

Ailing broadcaster Rush Limbaugh didn’t expect to see Christmas, but his odds are looking pretty good.“I’m Rush Limbaugh.” FILE - Radio personality Rush Limbaugh speaks before introducing President Donald Trump at the Turning Point USA Student Action Summit at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, Fla.Rush Limbaugh denied health risks of smoking years before lung cancer diagnosis: ‘I would like a medal for smoking cigars’ » Limbaugh called Wednesday’s show — his last broadcast of 2020 — “important” to him and said he was feeling good.

(Andrew Harnik/AP) Limbaugh, a cigar aficionado, announced early in the year that he had lung cancer.“How many people who pass away never hear the eulogies, never hear the thank-yous?

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