Tuesday, 23 December 2008

It's Christmas - that means it's time for ...

A hate speech!

Pope Benedict said today that saving humanity from homosexual or transsexual behaviour was just as important as saving the rainforest from destruction.

Pretty much every blog I visit is commenting on this and with good reason. It's so mind blowingly ignorant/hateful/stupid/weird/etc/etc that I was taken aback when I heard it.

Today many in the media will howl in protest at the man, but tomorrow he and his superstition will still be "respected" (It's one of the great* religions - don't ya know!?)

* great : Def, 'Very large in size.' but when refering to religions usually is taken to imply 'august'