Here’s today’s lesson in the “truth-telling will be punished” file. Baseball great Curt Schilling has been suspended for tweeting a pretty reasonable criticism of Islamism:
I understand and accept my suspension. 100% my fault. Bad choices have bad consequences and this was a bad decision in every way on my part.
— Curt Schilling (@gehrig38) August 25, 2015
It’s too bad that he was made to cower before the politically correct police – what was his “bad decision”?
Here it is:
Yeah, that didn’t last long. Here are some of the headlines that came out of it:
That’s from SBNation – it’s SO awful!! Muslims were cowering because of his tweet!!
OH he’s sooo “insensitive” to Islamist monsters!! Can’t offend ISIS!
I think it’s exactly crap like this that makes so many furious and eager to support someone like Donald Trump despite his rather mixed track record on conservatism.