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Bill O'Reilly Doesn't Support the Troops
Sometimes we wonder if Bill O'Reilly isn't just trying to get on "Countdown's" Worst Person in the World. Last Friday after inviting University of Minnesota-Duluth Professor Jim Fetzer on The Factor to discuss why he believed the 9/11 tragedies were orchestrated via the White House, O'Reilly refused to let the man speak.
LAist trusts this government, blindly. And we object to questioning anything this administration has been involved in, or in the case of Katrina and 9/11, not involved in.
In fact we think that the way to deal with nutjobs like the professor is to let him speak and show the world just how nutty he is. If anyone should know it's Bill O: nothing's more entertaining than letting the maniac rock the mic.
Indeed by blocking this "wack-job" from speaking almost implies that O'Reilly believes that the professor's ideas just might have some credibility.
And that would be crazy.
Furthermore, when the professor told Mr. O'Reilly that he was a retired Marine officer and resented the host saying that the veteran hated his country, we were shocked and offended that Bill said, "I don't care that you're a Marine officer."
LAist cares. LAist supports the troops. Fox and their biggest mouthpiece Bill O'Reilly seems to sorta hate the troops.