Deputy Press Secretary Cracks Joke About Obama’s Muslim Brotherhood Allies Burning Churches in Egypt
Press secretary Josh Earnest was asked by Fox News’ correspondent, Ed Henry, if President Barack Obama has a “red line” beyond which he would act against Muslim attacks on Egyptian Christians.
“Well, I didn’t bring my red pen out with me today,” Earnest joked.
Earnest. Even their names are straight out of Orwell.
After making his joke, Earnest said the administration is “outraged… and concerned” about the Muslim attacks on almost 100 churches, monasteries, orphanages and other marked Christian sites. Many Christians’ shops and homes have also been looted and burned by mobs.
But Earnest didn’t name or criticize the attackers, even though he did charge the military with perpetrating “violence… against peaceful protestors.”
The military is of course the enemy of the Islamic maniacs (a.k.a. “peaceful protesters”) who have been burning the churches and who are favored by our nakedly malevolent leftist government.
On tips from Byron, Clingtomyguns, and St. Gilbert.