Thursday, May 5, 2011

"Priests Were Not Welcomed by the Nazis"

In yesterday's Chicago Tribune, accompanying a story about Derrick Rose being named the NBA's MVP at age 22 is a feature titled, "Where were you at 22?" that looks at what Some Famous People were doing at that age.

Notice in particular the caption next to Pope John Paul II:

I guess you could say that "priests were not welcomed by the Nazis," but that's a bit of an understatement, don't you think?

1 comment:

The Dutchman said...

There is no better proof of Godwin's Law of Nazi Analogies than how the Catholic Church, which alone amongst the German churches stood up to Hitler, is so often tarred with accusations of Nazi collaboration.