Dallas Paper's Religion Blog Snickers at Alabama-Iran Parallel
Condescending secular elitism isn't just for the coasts anymore. It can even come from red state
On The Dallas Morning News's Religion blog Feb. 12, Bruce Tomaso wrote a post called “
Tomaso thought this was a riot: “Since I've never been to
In case readers didn't get the parallel between the murderous, bigoted, dark-age theocracy and The Yellowhammer State, Tomaso's post sported photos of Ayatollah Khomeini and George Wallace. It didn't make clear whether it was comparing the segregationist Wallace or the later, born-again Christian Wallace to Khomeini.
In fairness to Tomaso,
Matt Philbin is managing editor of the Culture & Media Institute.