[ by Charles Cameron — all tweets guaranteed safe for the workplace ]
Steven Emerson made the mistaken claim on Fox News that Birmingham is an all-Muslim enclave — and has withdrawn his claim and apologized fulsomely in the aftermath. While Emerson is not an “expert” I’d follow or trust, I have to admit I’ve enjoyed some of the humo[u]r his claim brought forth under the #FoxNewsFacts hashtag. Here are my personal favorites:
— InCapital24 (@InCapitol24) January 12, 2015
For the record, that’s the Mecca bingo hall on Kingstanding Circle, Birmingham.
— Sarah M (@sazza_jay) January 11, 2015
— moses (@musaQ_95) January 13, 2015
Isn’t that Henry V she’s beheading?
— Parvez Anwar (@pavanwar) January 12, 2015