“I want to put it to you bluntly. What they are attempting to do in healthcare, particularly in treating the elderly, is not something like what the Nazis did. It is precisely what the Nazis did,” said Land, president of the Southern Baptist Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission.
Blah blah #2, once the media got a hold of #1:
It was never my intention to equate the Obama administration’s healthcare reform proposals with anything related to the Holocaust.
Honestly – am I supposed to buy this guy’s denial? I mean read the first statement. He holds a position as a mainstream religious leader, not some fringe-y Steve Anderson-y lunkhead, yet he somehow manages to bear false witness in both statements?