Saturday, May 08, 2004

Viva Cristo Rey!

Theatregoers at one of Madrid's most venerable arts centres became unwitting witnesses to religious violence last weekend when irate zealots broke up a performance of [a blasphemous] play. . . .

Shouting "Viva Cristo Rey," two men launched themselves from the audience at the Circulo de Bellas Artes and beat up the actor and playwright of Me cago en Dios, directed by Pedro Forero, which for the past week had been making headlines in Spain for its blasphemous title and anti-clerical content.

The entire article is here.

The link and even the headline above are courtesy of "A Conservative Blog for Peace".