Yep: Susan Sarandon called the Pope a "Nazi." Thoughts on this?-Lucia Peters, BettyConfidential.com
Susan Sarandon may be an incredible actress, but her most notable quality perhaps isn't her talented on screen-it's that she's never afraid to speak her mind, even if it's a thought that most wouldn't dare say. Scratch that-ESPECIALLY if it's a thought that most wouldn't dare say.
Case in point: Susan dropped by the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor, NY on Saturday for an interview with fellow actor Bob Balaban. According to Newsday, she touched on Occupy Wall Street, her encounters with the NYPD during the Amadou Daillo shooting in 1999, and the current Pope, Benedict XVI-whom she called a "Nazi."
How, exactly, did the Pope make his way into the conversation? Well, Apparently Susan was talking about Dead Man Walking, the 1995 film she made based on the anti-death-penalty book by Sister Helen Prejean. During the filming, Susan had sent a copy of the book to the Pope. "TheRead More »from Susan Sarandon Calls the Pope a "Nazi,” Is Utterly Unapologetic About It