Sharpton Asks Followers If They Think TX Flooding Is ‘God’s Rebuke’


Al Sharpton posed this question to his followers today: does the flooding in Houston have to do with climate change or is it God’s rebuke?

And if you think those last two words are just an exaggeration, no, that’s literally what he said:

This set off quite a lot of Twitter mockery of the same variety when Pat Robertson talks about God’s involvement in the weather:

And, of course, Sharpton got a few callers into his radio show who talked about a connection between God and bad weather. You can listen to one of those calls here, via Keepin’ It Real with Al Sharpton:

[image via Al Sharpton]

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