Palin’s Baptism Comments: Not the First Time She’s Angered the Catholics

Sarah Palin

The Internet has been abuzz this week over Sarah Palin's remarks about waterboarding and baptism.Palin's opponents--those who don't like her political positions, and those who just think she's a loose cannon--have been quick to criticize this latest guffaw.Here at Patheos, our own Anchoress writes, "It's simple, folks.  She's wrong.""How dare she?"  Elizabeth asks. "How does someone professing to be a follower of Christ Jesus take a sacramental action pronounced and instituted from t … [Read more...]

Sarah Palin Apologizes for Remarks About Pope Francis

Sarah Palin with Jake Tapper

Sarah Palin has taken to social media to issue an apology for her recent criticism of Pope Francis.On Tuesday, November 12, Palin spoke with CNN’s Jake Tapper about her new book, Good Tidings and Great Joy: Protecting the Heart of Christmas.  During the interview, the former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate admitted she was “taken aback” by some of Pope Francis’s remarks as reported in the press.  “He’s had some statements,” she said, “that to me sound kind of … [Read more...]

Heck, We're ALL Mad at Andrew Sullivan!

We, the on-line community, were all talking about it yesterday:   Newsweek magazine sent out an advance copy of its cover for next week’s issue, featuring far left political commentator Andrew Sullivan’s offensive story titled “Why Are Obama’s Critics So Dumb?”Sarah Palin, already no fan of the abrasive Sullivan, tweeted to Newsweek:  “Know what’s truly dumb? Giving a cover story to the Trig Truther conspiracy kook writer who thinks I didn’t give birth to my son.”Palin was referring to Sulliv … [Read more...]