Pat Robertson’s Haiti “Pact with the Devil” Comment Gets Pushback from Shep Smith

Pat Robertson thinks that God recently visited upon Haiti a devastating earthquake because the country displeases him. And why does the country displease Him? Because to get rid of the French at the time of its colonization, the country’s independence fighters supposedly made a pact with the devil. Thus, Haiti is a cursed nation, and the earthquake is merely the latest symptom of God’s curse upon it.

Seriously.

But here is a refreshing, direct, and eloquent response to Pat Robertson—and coming from a surprising source: Fox News (via anchor Shep Smith):

About Santi Tafarella

I teach writing and literature at Antelope Valley College in California.
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2 Responses to Pat Robertson’s Haiti “Pact with the Devil” Comment Gets Pushback from Shep Smith

  1. ice gal says:

    So much for that whole Plate Tectonics thing. Who needs science when you have. Satan.

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