Via Sister Toldjah,
“Let’s knock out the psychobabble,” King said in the video, which was posted by his campaign. “He was a pervert, a child molester; he was a pedophile. And to be giving this much coverage to him, day in and day out, what does it say about us as a country? I just think we’re too politically correct.”
King is exactly right. Sam Stein at the HufPo posts links to the group raising funds to oppose King, and says,
There is, it turns out, a political price to pay when you make bold statements calling out Michael Jackson for some of the nefarious moments of his personal history.
King is also correct in saying we should be honoring the good men and women of our country who have dedicated their lives to helping others and serving our country.
No, I’m not watching the news today. Enough of Michael Jackson.