7 Worst Islamophobic Reactions to the Boston Bombing

1. Rep. Peter King


"The threat is coming from the [American] Muslim community."

2. Fox News Host Brian Kilmeade


"I think that we should be able to put in listening devices in [mosques]." 

3. Conservative Right-Wing Radio Host Laura Ingraham:


Nobody, visitors or immigrants, should be allowed from "Dagistan, Checnya, Kergystan, uh-uh. As George Bush would say, ‘None of them stans.'"

4. Bill Maher


"[Christian religious hypocrites are] not as dangerous [as Muslims]. I mean, there's only one faith, for example, that kills you or wants to kill you if you draw a bad cartoon of the prophet. There’s only one faith that kills you or wants to kill you if you renounce the faith. An ex-Muslim is a very dangerous thing. Talk to Salman Rushdie after the show about Christian versus Islam. So, you know, I’m just saying, let's keep it real."

5. Pat Robertson


"Don't talk to me about 'religion of peace.' No way!"

6. Glenn Beck 


"I don't bluff ... I make promises. The truth matters. I've had enough of what [President Obama has] done to our country. I thought I had heard and seen it all. I thought I didn't trust my government. Oh no, no, no. There is no depth that these people will not stoop to. They have until Monday and then The Blaze will expose [the Saudi cover up]."

7. Fox News Contributor Erik Rush


"[Muslims are] evil. Let's kill them all." 

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