While it is easy to dismiss Pat for just being Pat, the reality is that he has a microphone through his television show, which many people hear and take seriously. Voices like his need to be called out for adding nothing but hateful rhetoric and divisiveness into conversations about religion.
Many folks assume that Billy Graham is a right-wing ideologue because he shares many of the most literal interpretations of the Bible espoused by Christian fundamentalists. But as an evangelical, his beliefs are more nuanced.
We have all grown unpleasantly accustomed to hearing that virtually all rape victims deserve to be raped. The brutal truth, we are told over and over again, in a variety of voices, is that you simply can't blame men.