Is America Really So Divided?
A Polarized Nation?
At a recent Grammy Awards broadcast, comedienne Kathy Griffin accepted her award and declared, “A lot of people come up here and thank Jesus for this. He had nothing to do with this. Suck it, Jesus. This award is my god now." Again, the reaction was predictable with furious detractors proclaiming they would never again watch any show hosting Griffin, never attend any movie featuring her, nor buy any product endorsed by her. Her defenders denounced her attackers as narrow-minded.