By: Daniel Burke
c. Religion News Service 2012
Reprinted with permission
While debate continues about whether Christopher Columbus was a hero or a villain, Peter Smith of the Louisville Courier-Journal unearths an interesting stat. Catholics are much more likely to credit Columbus with discovering America.
Someone spray-painted "Muslim lier" on a banner outside President Obama's campaign headquarters in Iowa. Police are on the lookout for the confused and analphabetic suspect.