“Well, first of all, you know, you just had Sean on — Sean Hannity, who’s incredible — and Sean would say there is nobody like Rush. Sean was the first to say that he — I used to say, well, what do you think, someday — and he’d say he’s irreplaceable. Rush is irreplaceable. Unique.
“He had an audience that was massive. And, you know, he could do something, Bill and — and he would — he would get up in the show and would just talk. He wouldn’t take phone calls where, you know, people would call in every two minutes, and that’s sort of easy to do. He would just talk for two hours and three hours — just talk, and that’s not an easy thing to do.
“And I once asked him, I said, do you study for the show? And he said, actually I study very hard — which a little bit… Harris, that a little bit surprised me. But he was a fantastic man, a fantastic talent. And people, whether they loved him or not, they respected him. They really did.”