FREE SPEECH….A couple of weeks ago Bill Maher complained that CBS wouldn’t allow him to comment about religion for his planned “Free Speech” segment on the CBS Evening News. That’s just a little too free, apparently. But reciting conservative talking points about secularism being responsible for school killings is OK:
This country is in a moral free-fall. For over two generations, the public school system has taught in a moral vacuum, expelling God from the school and from the government, replacing him with evolution, where the strong kill the weak, without moral consequences and life has no inherent value.
We teach there are no absolutes, no right or wrong. And I assure you the murder of innocent children is always wrong, including by abortion. Abortion has diminished the value of children.
How tiresome. What could Maher possibly have been planning to say that would have been further into the fringe than that?