If you’ve spent any time listening to Prairie Home Companion, then you know that Keillor’s tongue-in-cheek religious humor is usually pretty innocuous, and Lutherans are just as likely to be the butt of the joke as Unitarians. But the reference to Jewish song writers was probably ill-advised. In the context of a get-your-damn-hands-off-my-holiday column, it straddles the line between curmudgeonly and anti-Semitic.
Friday, December 18, 2009
Prairie Home Idiot