Ben Affleck Angrily Defends Islam Against Bill Maher/Sam Harris
Ben Affleck was quick to call out what he felt was Bill Maher's "gross, racist, disgusting," ideas about Islam during a heated debate.
The "Gone Girl" star appeared on "Real Time with Bill Maher" Friday and things got heavy when the late night talk show host continued his conversation about Islam, which he started the week before.
"You and I have been trying to make the case that liberals need to stand up for liberal principles," Maher said to fellow panelist, author Sam Harris."* The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down.
The debate got heated, and at one point, Ben said Bill's views were "gross and racist" while Bill said that radical Islam is "the only religion that acts like the mafia, that will f*cking kill you if you say the wrong thing, draw the wrong picture, or write the wrong book." Watch the original, buzzed-about clip above and then check out more of this week's