Another writer on the Philokalia Republic blog called on America's editors to apologize, but noted, "It does seem an irreverent artist was trying to incite a controversy for free advertising."
Of course, I immediately see some awkwardness in my phrasing. A perfectionist's self-critique is never done.
They likely found me by way of cwnews.com's Off the Record post on the same topic.
Anyway: Mainstream Media, here I come!