Bill Maher blasts Pope Francis: ‘He’s dead to me now … fuck the Pope’

'Real Time' host Bill Maher [YouTube]
‚Real Time‘ host Bill Maher [YouTube]
Real Time host Bill Maher opened his show by slamming Pope Francis’ recent statements regarding criticism of religion.

By Arturo Garcia|Raw Story

“I was starting to really like this Pope,” Maher said during his monologue on Friday. “He’s dead to me now. Oh yeah, fuck the Pope. Look, George Bush said it: you’re either with us or against us. Apparently the Pope is not with us.”

Maher was disappointed that the Pope said religion should be off-limits for insults at the same time that he condemned of the attack against the French newspaper Charlie Hebdo that left 12 staff members killed.

“I guess he doesn’t get HBO,” Maher quipped.

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