Time Warner Needs to Check Bill Maher May 28, 2007Posted by C.A.R.D in Bill Maher, Bill Maher Bigot, Bill Maher discrimination against christians, Card, CARD Bigot, Christian, Discriminate, Discrimination, HBO, HBO Bill Maher, HBO discrimination, Imus, imus racism.
NEW YORK, May 22 /Christian Newswire/ — HBO’s “Real Time with Bill Maher” ran a show on May 18–repeated throughout this week–that began with an attack on the late Rev. Jerry Falwell and then devolved into an assault on Catholicism:
“And it’s easy to start a religion! Watch, I do it for you: I had a vision last night! A vision! The Blessed Virgin Mary came to me–I don’t know how she got past the guards–and she told me it’s high time to take the high ground from the Seventh Day Adventists and give it to the 24-hour party people. And what happens in the confessional stays in the confessional. Gay men, don’t say you’re life partners, say you’re a nunnery of two. ‘We weren’t having sex, officer; I was performing a very private Mass, here in my car. I was letting my rod and staff comfort him. Take this and eat of it, [our emphasis] for this is my roommate Barry. And for all those who believe there is a special place for you in Kevin.”
Catholic League president Bill Donohue responded this way: