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The Most Anti-Catholic Show Was Nominated for 17 Emmys

Brent Bozell writes:

Last year, Entertainment Weekly magazine honored the arrival of a viciously anti-Catholic tilt on the FX show “American Horror Story: Asylum,” promoting how actress “Jessica Lange returns, this time as a terrifying nun." Bigotry sells – big – in Tinseltown. This year, after that “Asylum” season aired, Hollywood has honored the show again by showering it with 17 Emmy nominations. There’s a reason Hollywood revels in Catholic-bashing. The Catholic Church best represents for them an ancient organization with a creed which refuses to genuflect before the modern god of La La Land: untrammeled whims of lust and greed.
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3 comments:

tuleesh said...

The best line of the article:
"There’s a reason Hollywood revels in Catholic-bashing. The Catholic Church best represents for them an ancient organization with a creed which refuses to genuflect before the modern god of La La Land: untrammeled whims of lust and greed."

How about adding unbridled narcissism to that list?

And the fact that there is no Christian equivalent of SJS [Sudden Jihad Syndrome] to threaten Hollywood's, um, "creative expression."

bevc said...

Welcome to my world. Anti-Catholic bashing, huh? We Italo Americans have been dealing with stereotypes and BASHING since Edward G. Robinson's portrayal of LITTLE CAESAR. Talented Italo American actors, directors and writers earning their daily bread denigrating their people.

newguy40 said...

bevc -- Puh leez... What you are describing is a self inflicted wound. Heard of Puzo? Coppola? Pacino? The Soprano's? When the Italo-American actors and directors and other h'wood bigwigs start refusing work, come and talk to me again. Otherwise, your issue is hardly on par with the Anti Catholic bashing in this article.


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