Religion and America

May 4th, 2006

…I just do not get it. For instance, why would a candidate for political office say this:

“There are only two nations I know of that have been supernaturally blessed: Israel, because God chose them … and the other is the United States,” Jordan said.

Two questions: One, how does he know this? And second, why on Earth would anyone believe that God would do that? (Via Pharyngula).