Fox's O'Reilly chides Kent in 9/11 tribute spat

Fox's O'Reilly chides Kent in 9-11 tribute spat


KENT — Fox News talk show host Bill O'Reilly has taken aim at the Town of Kent for refusing to grant a local man's wish that a town memorial to his son, who was killed in the Sept. 11 attacks, should read: "Murdered by Muslim Terrorists."

In his evening television program Thursday, O'Reilly said he supported Peter Gadiel's request for such an inscription in the face of refusal by Kent's Town Hall. He labeled as "political correctness" remarks by First Selectman Ruth S. Epstein that such wording would disparage an ethnic group and would be "against everything that we stand for here." The town administration has said it would favor a memorial to Gadiel's son, James, who died in the north tower of the World Trade Center at the age of 23, but it would not permit that particular wording on a plaque on town property, paid for by tax dollars. "He can do whatever he wants on his own property," Epstein said this weekend.

"He (the father) wants to tell the truth on his son's memorial, and I am behind him." O'Reilly said in an on-air discussion with colleagues. "We'll march into Kent, Connecticut, and tell those guys to put it up."

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where is Bill O'Reilly's proof ?

Herblay FRANCE

bonjour ,
where is Bill O'Reilly's proof that it was a muslin commandidatire behind the attacks. Perhaps he has the white paper proof copy that Colin Powell promised us. We are still waiting to be published. Perhaps this white paper proof is not worth any more than Powell's proof that he gave on Saddam's WMD's.
We should walk up to Fox News and ask for their proof !!!

Yours John