Various politicians and members of the media blamed the "right-wing" for the failed New York car bomb terrorist attack, now they are afraid of "racism" against Muslims. Monday, May 3, 2010: Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY): "Whether the guy who did this, or the people who did this were with some Islamic terrorist group or whether they were some
Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT): "If you've joined an enemy of the United States in attacking the United States and trying to kill Americans, I think you should sacrifice your rights of citizenship."
Robert Baer, Former CIA Officer: "You're gonna see the Tea Party being -- you know -- being strengthened. You're gonna see people blaming the White House for a situation it did not create."
Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT): "Mr. Limbaugh said of course he wants the president to fail, even though the country would fail. This really bothers me because after 9/11, even though the ball had been dropped, even though 9/11 could have been avoided if everyone had done what they should have."
Below is an anti-McCain ad from the 2008 election cycle by the SEIU with the same "former factory worker":
ESPN: The Phoenix Suns will wear "Los Suns" on their jerseys in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals on Wednesday night, owner Robert Sarver said, "to honor our Latino community and the diversity of our league, the state of Arizona, and our nation." "It rea
White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs criticizes FOX News for their interview with former FEMA director Michael "Brownie" Brown.
CNN anchor: "It can confirmed that his house has been foreclosed in recent years. I mean, one would have to imagine that brought a lot of pressure and a lot of heartache on that family."
MSNBC's Contessa Brewer: "I get frustrated -- there was part of me that was hoping this was not going to be anybody with ties to any kind of Islamic country." (source: Stephanie Miller Show)
"That's why conservatives must win in 2010. And when we retake Congress we will stand with defense-minded Democrats to stop the hemorrhaging of America's defenses," said Cantor, the number two House of Representatives Republican.
Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ): "Don't give this guy his miranda rights until we find out what it's all about"
President Obama: "This incident is another sobering reminder of the times in which we live."
Ann Coulter on the Arizona immigration law.
White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs has some harsh language for BP.
Attorney General Eric Holder says Washington, D.C. and New York remain targets for terrorists. "We are considering a number of options with regard to where that trial might be held and I'll leave it at that," Holder said.
Charles Krauthammer discusses the Obama administration's reaction to the attempted Times Square car bomb attack.
A former neighbor of suspected NY car bomber Faisal Shahzad said he claimed he worked on Wall Street in New York and would jog at night.
WPIX: The interview got combative as the reporter attempted to get the legendary Congressman to talk about the complaints against him. He lashed out, "You don't have one scintilla of evidence that I have done anything wrong as a member of congress, except for what newspaper reporters have said."
The Right Scoop: Glenn Beck and Brian Kilmeade go round and round on Fox and Friends this morning on whether to mirandize Faisal Shahzad, suspected Times Square bomber arrested last night before boarding an inter
Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) discusses immigration reform.
A naturalized U.S. citizen from Pakistan was taken off a plane at JFK airport and arrested overnight in the Times Square bomb probe. "This investigation is ongoing, as are our attempts to gather useful intelligence, and we continue to pursue a number of leads," Holder said in a news conference. "But it's clear that the intent behind this terror
Bill O'Reilly discusses the truth about Arizona's illegal immigration law.
AP: Attorney General Eric Holder confirmed Tuesday morning that authorities have taken a suspect in custody in connection to Saturday's failed attack in Times Square. Holder identified the New York bomb suspect as Faisal Shahzad.
Chris Matthews accuses oil companies of being quick to reap the benefit of their product, yet fail to take responsibity for the mess they've created off the Gulf Coast.
Sen. Ted Kaufman (D-Del.) talks about the Senate's plan to move forward on financial reform and put stricter regulations on Wall Street.