No Earthquake After Dalai Lama Visits Bush

News that George Bush has honoured the Dalai Lama with a Congressional Gold Medal leads me to revisit an early blog entry, from October 2004. That was when Pastor Mariano Yeo of the Shalom Alliance Fellowship in California suggested a link between the Dalai Lama’s visit to the University of Florida and the arrival of hurricanes:

Yeo believes the Dalai Lama is the world’s foremost proponent of idolatry. “Everywhere he goes disaster follows him,” Yeo observes. “The University of Miami conferred an honorary doctorate on him right before the hurricanes hit,” he notes. Yeo also correlated the unusual timing of earthquakes following Dalai Lama visits to India and Southern California.

We wait with bated breath…