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

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

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,

(h/t Right Wing Watch)

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