Yglesias Award Nominee

"I would hope that Pastor Terry Jones and his supporters will consider the ramifications of their planned book-burning event. It will feed the fire of caustic rhetoric and appear as nothing more than mean-spirited religious intolerance. Don’t feed that fire. If your ultimate point is to prove that the Christian teachings of mercy, justice, freedom, and equality provide the foundation on which our country stands, then your tactic to prove this point is totally counter-productive," - Sarah Palin.

She of course grotesquely conflates this vileness with the Corboda center, and has done nothing but add rhetorical gasoline to the religious fire, but credit where it's due. Fox News seems to have drawn the line here too.