King: We Shouldn’t Profile People — But ‘100% Of The Islamic Terrorists Are Muslims’ (VIDEO) | Talking Points Memo

Over the weekend Rep. Peter King (R-NY) weighed in on racial profiling in the wake of the attempted terrorist attack on Flight 253, saying there is “too much political correctness” and that “while the overwhelming majority of Muslims are outstanding people, on the other hand 100% of the Islamic terrorists are Muslims.”As ThinkProgress pointed out, King is one of several figures to appear on Fox News over the weekend and rail against the “political correctness” that they say has led to incidents like the Fort Hood shootings, and most recently, the attempted attack on Flight 253.

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