If you’ve never heard of Steven Crowder, please accept my apologies in advance.
He recently posted a piece on his Louder with Crowder site about the Qur’an that is simply too funny — and sad — to pass up. But not funny in the way that Crowder, a former Fox News contributor and conservative comedian, might hope.
In the piece, Crowder and co-author Krystal Heath attempt to present “5 Reasons The Qur’an Can Never ‘Coexist’ With The Constitution… Ever.” Keep in mind that Crowder is a pretty hardcore Christian who uses his site to promote a lot of the conservative talking points. He’s smart enough to go beyond “Jesus says soooo!”… but, all the same, it’s not terribly sophisticated stuff. After all, when your site responds to discussion of non-discrimination protections for gay customers with NAZIS! or abortion decisions with HOLOCAUST!, you might have been better off sticking with the straight-up religious defense.
On last night’s Saturday Night Live, one sketch featured a Pictionary-like game show in which contestants had to draw a clue for their teammates. It was easy enough to guess “Gone Girl,” but the next player’s clue?
“The Prophet Muhammad.”
Chaos ensued as he debated what, if anything, he should do: