|Bachmann fretted about "the rise of radical Islamic jihad -- though that's redundant."|
More than one outlet interpreted her "breathtakingly bigoted" speech as flatly urging America to "declare war on Islam." A more charitable view might interpret her as at least trying to distinguish between radical Islam and more moderate types, but any attempt to make that distinction is complicated by blunt statements she made like this one: "Yes, Mr. President, it is about Islam!"
Michele Bachmann goes beyond parody in new audio clip