08/02/2013 04:06 pm ET

Rush Limbaugh Attacks Detroit, But He Should Really Get His Facts Straight (VIDEO)

Rush Limbaugh may have some strong opinions about Detroit (hint: they're not positive), but that doesn't mean he's getting all his facts right. He's not the first, either: since Detroit's bankruptcy filing, quite a bit of misinformation has been spread around.

Fortunately, the folks at WDET, Detroit's public radio station, fact-checked one of Rush's recent interviews, where he claimed, among other things, that having an African-American mayor caused Detroit's white flight years before it actually begun. Here's what he got wrong.