Romney’s saving the soul of America - so he doesn’t have to baptize us after we’re dead.â€” Joan Walsh (@joanwalsh) February 29, 2012
@joanwalsh y’know, Harry Reid is Mormon too. Don’t mock our beliefs because you don’t like Romney’s politics. Please.â€” Chris Estep (@EstepsAmerica) February 29, 2012
Ever snark obama goddamnamerica religion? RT @joanwalsh: Romney saving the soul of America - so he doesn’t have 2baptize us after we’re deadâ€” Barbara McMahon (@southsalem) February 29, 2012
Oh @JoanWalsh you scamp! That Mormon joke was so clever and funny!! Are you gonna joke about Rep.Keith Ellisons faith next?â€” Heather (@hboulware) February 29, 2012
UPDATE: Walsh responds to Twitter critics.
I’m torn: I honor religious freedom. But Elie Wiesel asked Romney to ask his church to stop baptizing Jews incl Anne Frank and Daniel Pearlâ€” Joan Walsh (@joanwalsh) February 29, 2012
I’m wondering if President Obama would have been asked about it had Jeremiah Wright baptized dead Holocaust victims.â€” Joan Walsh (@joanwalsh) February 29, 2012
Also, Romney was the one who said he wanted to save our souls, just another apocalyptic, hysterical attack on the president.â€” Joan Walsh (@joanwalsh) February 29, 2012
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