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Limbaugh: Holder Using Terror Plot Presser to ‘Sidestep’ Fast & Furious Issue

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"What nice timing"

Rush Limbaugh has a theory on Tuesday's press conference announcing the U.S. foiled a massive terror plot on U.S. soil: it's a distraction to get the media attention off Attorney General Eric Holder and his Fast and Furious gunwalking scandal.

"What a great way to sidestep the fact that he's being delivered a subpoena for Fast and Furious," Rush said, a reference to a report that GOP Rep. Issa is calling for more information from Holder regarding what he knew (and when) about the DOJ's failed gunwalking program, and could send subpoenas this week.

"So here comes Holder. What nice timing; give him something to distract everybody away from Fast and Furious. That's exactly what this is. ... What great timing. ... No question in my mind what Holder's press conference is about."

DailyRushbo has the audio:

So was Rush right? Well, Holder did end the press conference immediately after a fielding one question a reporter sneaked in about Fast and Furious:

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