First Gingrich, Now Faulkner

Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - 09:23 AM

Rev. Michel Faulkner

Azi Paybara / WNYC

Add Rev. Michel Faulkner, the GOP candidate running for Rangel's seat in Harlem, to those trying to keep up with Newt Gingrich in devising headline-grabbing analogies to explain their opposition to the proposed mosque near Ground Zero.

"It would not be fair for the Klu Klux Klan to erect a statue or a monument near the bombs in the South that were burned during the civil rights movement," said Faulkner.

Scott Stringer showed remarkable restraint during this MSNBC segment last night.


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Comments [3]


Frigging liberal rag....

Oct. 08 2010 02:06 AM

Uh... really? "Bombs?!?!?!" What "bombs" in the South were burned during the civil rights movement?

Aug. 18 2010 09:36 PM

I live in this district and there is a mosque on Douglass Blvd between 115 and 116 Streets. I wonder how he's going to defend these comments to our Muslim neighbors. He's a crack-pot.

Aug. 17 2010 09:38 PM

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