America’s favorite pseudohistorian now has his own show on the three-ring circus that is the Trinity Broadcasting Network. That’s a formula for comedy gold—not as much as all that gilding on TBN’s sets, perhaps, but still quite a bit.
He’ll be in good company over there. TBN evidently has a thing for self-appointed experts with dubious credentials. One of their shows used to feature would-be creation scientist Carl Baugh, whose claims are so fatuous that even his fellow young Earth creationists have denounced him.
Barton’s apparent immunity from criticism never ceases to amaze me. You’d think a guy who has been shown to be wrong as much as he has would eventually lose a little credibility. I suppose when the criticism is coming from “a few dedicated liberal individuals,” you can afford to shrug it off.