The reaction to the book has spread to Mr. Aslan’s Amazon page: on The Atlantic Wire, Alexander Nazaryan pointed out that browsing through dozens of one-star reviews on Amazon revealed that “plenty of readers of what seems to be a fundamentalist/Evangelical persuasion are furious that a Muslim published a book about Christianity’s origins.”
Read: NY Times
Think of this for one second, if it was Malia or Sasha or if it was Chelsea Clinton in Benghazi, pinned down with mortars coming in…don’t you think we’d be asking different questions?
Fox News’ Eric Bolling asks the important questions, like how weird would it be if President Obama’s daughters were in charge of protecting the embassy in Benghazi.
Uh, we know exactly what the questions would be like:
MSNBC: “Why are children protecting our diplomatic compounds? Did Newt Gingrich become president and no one noticed?”
Fox News: “Why is the president spending taxpayer money to hang out with Muslims on vacation? Oh, it’s because sharia and socialism, impeach, impeach, impeach.”
CNN: “Who pooped on this poop cruise and when did they do it?”(via ccindecision)