FoxNews.com Closes Comment Section on Malia Obama Article After Avalanche of Racism
The Fox News page running an AP story on Malia Obama‘s recent acceptance into Harvard is missing its comment section after the story was met with an avalanche of vile, racist responses from the site’s readers.
The most anodyne comments simply accused Malia of only getting into Harvard because of Affirmative Action. Other Fox News readers just went right for the jugular — lobbing her with a host of racial and religious (specifically Muslim) epithets, as well as smearing her and her mother’s appearance and wishing openly that the president’s daughter would get afflicted with “cancer/aids or one of those colored diseases.”
Addicting Info has posted screengrabs of some of the more repugnant comments, a few of which are viewable below:
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