Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Fox's Gretchen Carlson Mistakes Atheists For Satanists

How much research does Fox News host Gretchen Carlson conduct before her shows? Previewing a segment on the Satanist Temple's proposed Oklahoma Statehouse statue, Carlson conflated atheism with Satanism in a tweet stating, “Atheists unveil Satan statue for OK capitol: smiling kids with goat-faced demon!” Here is the tweet, posted by Atheism Tweets before Carlson deleted it:

Refusing to apologize for her error following online criticism, Carlson then tweeted, “Stop the hate tweets. I made a simple mistake. Thx. [sic] I’m not stupid or asking everyone to believe in my God. Thx.”

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