Sunday, October 28, 2012

Your Latest HuffPost Holocaust Denial

Just in case you thought that the Huffington Post limited itself to only the classical forms of anti-Semitism, Holocaust denial is also a favorite among the readership. We saw this clearly in a thread about Bishop Williamson, who you may remember is a famous Holocaust denier, was expelled from the Catholic Church. Despite the misleading headline, he wasn't expelled for being a Holocaust denier but for unrelated offenses.

Naturally, because this is the Huffington Post, most people didn't like the story and attacking the Bishop, the church, and religion in general. But also because this is the Huffington Post, Holocaust deniers were allowed to run rampant, their comments undeleted hours and even days later:

And don't worry, there was Holocaust cynicism and general anti-Semitism as well.

Welcome to the Huffington Post.

1 comment:

Hey guys we've started to employ a slight comment policy. We used to have completely open comments but then people abused it. So our comment policy is such: No obvious trolling or spamming. And be warned: unlike the Huffington Post we actually enforce our comment policy.