Claim: Sarah Palin claimed in an interview that Jesus Christ celebrated Easter during his time on Earth.
Example: [Collected via e-mail, October 2013]
Origins: On 23 October 2013, the Daily Currant published an article positing that former Alaska governor Sarah Palin had claimed in a television news interview that Jesus Christ celebrated Easter during his time on Earth:
"It makes me so gosh darn angry," Palin explained. "The liberal left in this country
"When Jesus celebrated Easter with his disciples there were no Easter bunnies or egg hunts. There were no Easter sales at department stores or parades in the street. Easter was a special time of prayer and Christian activism.
"Jesus would gather all the townspeople around and would listen to their stories about the meaning of Easter in their lives. Then he would teach them how to love one another, how to protest Roman abortion clinics and how to properly convert homosexuals.
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