Bill O’Reilly aired a segment in which Fox producer Jesse Watters went to Dearborn, Michigan, which has a large Muslim community, and perpetuated racist and bigoted stereotypes about Muslims. O’Reilly says it’s no big deal. He meant it in humor. Of course, many of the Fox viewers did not see it that way, and took to O’Reilly’s Facebook page stating the town should be bombed:

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Dawud Walid of the Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations tells O’Reilly why he’s wrong, and why Fox’s continued inflammatory remarks about Muslims is causing irreparable harm.

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Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He also hosts the weekly DeSmogCAST and serves as co-host for Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced