US lawmaker defends Mecca bombing comments Fiery Republican presidential long-shot Tom Tancredo Sunday defended his suggestion that America should threaten to bomb Muslim holy sites in order to deter a nuclear attack on US soil.Another one bites the dust.
Tom Tancredo is toast. He went from fiery to fried.
When the US State Department starts to campaign against the candidate, things are looking bleek.
What is more bleek, is the statement. Bombing holy sites is "absolutely crazy."