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Wolf Enters the Temple

I wish I had the tape, but yesterday in The Situation Room, Wolf Blitzer point-blank announced that Mormons do not believe that Jesus and Lucifer are brothers. Bill Bennett responded (CNN must love him), that it’s probably not a debate for a Catholic and a Jewish guy to hold forth on — who, among other things aren’t going to bring evangelicals and Mormons together. (I couldn’t find the transcript, so those are my words, not theirs.)

So we have a southern Baptist preacher acting like a know-nothing on religion. We have a TV host playing theologian. We have a primary race that has been sidetracked.  Democrats must be loving this.

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