Google Tags Popular Priest as ‘Pedophile’

Despite the fact that accusations against popular Catholic preacher Father John Corapi have nothing to do with children, Google has tagged news about the cleric into its "Pedophile" category. Searching for the latest news about Father Corapi on Google yields the following screen (captured Mon., 3/21/11 at 12:07pm EDT):


This is unfortunate, to say the least. It also reveals a lot about the mindset of those in the media: that the mere mention of "Catholic priest" conjures up the word "pedophile."

And never mind the fact that data clearly shows that the Church abuse scandals were not about "pedophilia," although the media has often portrayed them that way.