Juan Williams is known for sticking his foot in his mouth and speaking out of turn. But apparently, he continues to do it to keep his sensationalism meter high. He was on Bill O’Reilly’s running his mouth a few days ago and he knew he should’ve kept his mouth shut the moment he uttered the words that Michelle Obama has “this Stokely Carmichael-in-a-designer-dress thing going.” To say he’s a fool is an understatement, but he’s overstepped his boundaries as a journalist and a black man.
She is the First Lady and people better start recognizing that fact. She deserves our respect and prayers and not our criticism and threats. Juan Williams is an experienced journalism and he realizes the type of pernicious after effect he’s causing by making the association of her not properly supporting her husband with the comments she made on the campaign trail. She had her words taken completely out of context when she said, “For the first time in my adult life I am proud of my country because it feels like hope is finally making a comeback.” Listen to what he said for yourself. If you don’t think he’s despicable, you’re watching the wrong clip: