Monday, December 16, 2013

Megyn Kelly's Race-Baiting: Just Like The Rest Of Fox News

In response to a Slate commentary that the portrayal of Santa Claus as white might alienate minority children, Fox's Megyn Kelly insisted, “For all you kids watching at home, Santa just is white.” Despite Kelly's subsequent charge that her critics are race-baiters who fail to get her "joke," she and Fox News actually have an ugly history of race baiting, as the following video montage (and accompanying analysis) from Media Matters shows:

For this viewer, the most outrageous and insulting example is Bill O'Reilly's telling a black Columbia University professor that he "kinda looks like" a cocaine dealer (1:01).

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