What was that cant about a “pivot in Asia”? It all looks like lobbying as usual, with a
side of Congressional in-fighting.
- Next time, Dan, don’t say “bullshit” and “slavery” in the same sentence with “bible”!
Savage’s speech, at a 3,000-student gathering of young journalists in Seattle, linked bullying of gay kids with biblical denunciations of homosexuality. Savage, noting the Bible also banned masturbation and the eating of shellfish, said, “We ignore the bullshit in the Bible about all sorts of things.”
When about two dozen students, and some advisers, walked out, Savage said, “I have a right to defend myself and to point out the hypocrisy” of biblical commandments.
And, please, if you are going to issue non-apology apologies, just double-down and out your opponent!