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Old 12-01-2011, 01:06 PM
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Default Re: Newtmentum! (David Weigel & Chris Moody)

Originally Posted by badhatharry View Post
Your definition of defamatory rampage is rather broad. I did read the article and as I perused Hitchen's objections to the craziness of LDS, I thought it wouldn't be much of a stretch to criticize any major religion in the US for things very similiar.
Show me where Catholicism strongly favored polygamy and racism as late as 30 years ago. You'd be right about Southern Baptists or Muslims, but then again, no one has accused me of being too soft on them. As for "any major religion", no. Mormonism is closer to Scientology than it is to Catholicism.
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