Countdown's Worst Person In The World: Irrational Haters Edition

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On Monday's Countdown, Keith Olbermann awarded Bill O'Reilly the bronze for chiding Barack Obama for appearing on Tyra Banks' program, but not The Factor and the silver to "Islamofacist" hate-mongerer David Horowitz for likening the noose found hanging on a black professor's door at Columbia University to an imaginary noose he thinks hangs over his head.

But the winner was the Department of Homeland Security for detaining British International Development Minister Shahid Malik at Dulles Airport -- ostensibly because he is Muslim -- and searching him for explosives as he arrived in the U.S. to meet with... the Department of Homeland Security.


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