Saturday Night Live alum and comedian Colin Quinn is no stranger to opening a can of worms, and he certainly did so with the above tweet, as evidenced by these critics:
@iamcolinquinn We needed religion so we could justify slavery. And to make women do what they're told.
— Patrick Ross Photos (@SueEllenRossi) November 11, 2013
— Philo Beddoe (@gorilla_eyes) November 11, 2013
— Bill (@2guyspromotions) November 11, 2013
— the_chela (@chela_tx) November 11, 2013
“Promotes hate,” like this?
@iamcolinquinn I pray the good Lord enters your heart….and makes it explode.
— @danfromdc (@danfromdc) November 11, 2013
Feel the love.
Another SNL alum, Norm Macdonald, answered one of Quinn’s critics with this observation:
@iamcolinquinn organized religion has killed a lot of people
— Aiden Wilkin (@aiden_abed) November 11, 2013