WTF? Fox News takes america back to the “Seperate But Equal Days”:
A Fox News guest proposed having a “Muslims only” line for airport travelers, an idea that “Dayside” co-host Mike Jerrick called attention to it so that viewers did not overlook the proposal.Conservative radio host Mike Gallagher suggested the idea during a segment Tuesday (August 15, 2006) with constitutional lawyer Michael Gross discussing racial profiling.
“Dayside” co-host Juliet Huddy set up the debate by noting that all terrorists have been Muslim extremists, and Jerrick claimed that some people oppose racial profiling as “politically incorrect.”
“It’s not just a matter of political correctness, please,” responded Gross. “It’s illegal, it’s unconstitutional, unethical, immoral, it shouldn’t be done. We do not in this country prejudge a person based upon their race, creed, color, country of national origin and it’s wrong to do so and it addition it’s not effective. It doesn’t work. It actually perpetuates the problem. That is, it separates us.”
Gallagher responded that Gross’s statements were “absolutely absurd” and claimed that the Traffic Safety Administration is aggressively targeting uniformed members of the military. “Let’s have a Muslim-only line,” Gallagher said, as Gross started to talk.
Need I say More?