The Boys from Buenos Aires?

What is an ultra-conservative Catholic? A member of the Society of St Pius X? A faithful Sunday communicant? A Trappist monk? Or is it someone whose name appears on the subscription lists of both My Daily Visitor and The National Review? There is nothing improper, from the perspective of good journalism, in describing someone as [Read More…]

Logic! What are they teaching at the NYTimes copy desk?

Let’s carefully think our way — one step at a time — through this rather outlandish little story from The New York Times, the one that ran under the headline, “Funeral for Ex-Nazi in Italy Is Halted as Protesters Clash.” It would be hard to imagine a more controversial figure in the context of modern [Read More…]