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Thursday May 12, 2011

Perú President García Credits Pope John Paul II For Bin Laden’s Death (VIDEO)

Perú President García Credits Pope John Paul II For Bin Laden’s Death (VIDEO)

Photo: Alan García says Pope John Paul II Killed Bin Laden

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Garcia made the comments during the inauguration of a hydroelectric power station in Cusco.

Little over a week ago, pope John Paul II was beatified; the same day, Osama Bin Laden was taken down in Pakistan. Peruvian president Alan García found a somewhat expedient connection between the two events:

“His [The late Pope’s] first miracle was to remove from the world this incarnation of evil, this demonic incarnation of crime and hatred, giving us the news that the person who blew up towers and buildings is no longer.”

Watch funnyman Stephen Colbert poke a little fun at the comment below.