The Easily Falsifiable Pope Francis: "War is the Leading Cause of Death"
Edit: so easily falsifiable but intimately linked to the usual statements of pacifists and freethinkers everywhere.
Great write up:
[veneremurcernui] Pope Francis made an absolutely ludicrous statement. Wars are so far from being the leading cause of death virtually EVERYWHERE in the world his statement below beggars belief. Is he really this ill-informed, or unhinged, or given to ridiculously flawed on the spot statements?
On his recent flight back from Africa, Pope Francis was asked a “gotcha” question from the press regarding condom use in avoiding the spread of HIV on that continent where it is so rife. After undermining 2000 year old doctrine yet again, Pope Francis went on a rant that exposed his incredibly simplistic (I would really like to say, stupid) view of the causes of poverty and suffering in the world while once again harping against “arms manufacture” and wars. But when he claims that wars are the number 1 cause of death (he said this generally, as if it is a universal truth around the world), he really demonstrated his grave inability to either proclaim the Faith or even think clearly, missing the obvious fact (which rarely, if ever, appears to occur to him) that ABORTION has been the leading cause of death around the world over the past 40 years, with probably close to two BILLION lives snuffed out in that time from this satanic sacrifice of perfectly innocent (of actual sin) children: