An enemy to whom you show kindness becomes your friend, excepting lust, the indulgence of which increases its enmity.
- Saadi, Persian Poet (1184-1291)
The premier of the History Channel’s The Bible attracted 13.1 million viewers, topping American Idol’s 12.8 million viewers on Wednesday of the same week. The ratings have confounded Hollywood’s biggest decision-makers.
source: Daily Mail
The article goes on to say how bewildered the critics must be in seeing the results after giving this epic miniseries a collective review of “mediocre”. (Maybe it’s because no one cares what you smug and faithless critics think?)
For the critics who panned this great production as anything other than brilliant, I hope you are all recoiling in horror at the ratings that are coming in.
The Bible beats American Idol!
How beautiful is that? Maybe there is hope for America after all.