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Surreal Video: Amidst Angry Cries and Boos, Democrats Re-Insert God, Jerusalem into Platform

jfairbanks Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 11:04 PM
did I hear correctly, did they vote God out of the platform and then proceed to pray????
wmou Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 11:12 PM
God lost the vote, but they declared Him the winner anyway. Most do not seem to care for God, but there are votes to pander for.

We wrote about the extreme 2012 Democratic platform this morning, noting that it excludes God and Jerusalem, yet includes taxpayer-funded late term abortion.  Even the media found these decisions slightly unusual, leading to a noisy chorus of criticism that eventually built to a critical mass.  The decision was made to uproot the platform and undo the controversial language and omissions.  The problem?  The platform was formally adopted yesterday.  Democratic officials couldn't just quietly tweak the document behind closed doors; they had to put the modified platform up for another vote.  When they did so, chaos erupted.  In three separate...