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Erik Rush, Conservative Columnist, Makes Muslim Joke After Boston Marathon Explosions

04/15/2013 06:05 pm ET | Updated Apr 16, 2013

WND columnist Erik Rush responded to the horrific explosions at the Boston Marathon on Monday with a joke about Muslims.

Two explosions went off near the finish line around 3 p.m., causing multiple casualties and sparking chaos throughout the city. Two people are dead, according to preliminary reports, and over a hundred people have been injured.

Shortly after the news broke, Rush tweeted:

When one person tweeted, "Are you ALREADY BLAMING MUSLIMS??" Rush responded, "Yes, they're evil. Let's kill them all." He later tweeted that he was being sarcastic, writing:

Rush proceeded to address his critics on Twitter with a series of profane responses. He later added,

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