The NYT notes, “Thousands of people around the country are preparing for Saturday, also known as Judgment Day, when believers expect they will be absorbed into heaven in a process known as Rapture.” Abby and Robert Carson “believe that the earth will begin to self-destruct on Saturday.”
And here’s something fascinating from one of the captions from the online photo gallery:
While Ms. Haddad Carson has quit her job, her husband still works as an engineer for the federal Department of Energy. But the children still worry that there may not be enough money for college.
So much for that conservative meme that federal bureaucrats are liberal atheists.
Does all this coverage tell us more about the people like the Carson’s — or about the media itself?