Pope Benedict, En Route to Mexico, Sends Telegram to President Obama

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I love the fine good manners of our Pope.Pope Benedict is on his way—crossing the Atlantic on his first trip to Mexico and Cuba. But as he flies, he crosses through the airspace of many nations; and courteous guest that he is, he’s taking the time along the way to send a personal greeting to each of the heads of state whose countries he traverses. France, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Greenland (Denmark), Canada, and the United States: Pope Benedict has flown over all of those nations, and ha … [Read more...]

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: College Guys Don High Heels to Protest Rape

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College guys take a hike in spike heels.This is the first time I’ve heard about this.  Not because the idea is so new—but rather, because I’m so out of touch.  Apparently it’s not new at all, as an increasing number of men’s groups across America and throughout the world have participated in the International Men’s March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault and Gender Violence.I saw pictures of men in Africa, tottering in women’s heels.  I saw the men of Lubbock, Texas, doing the same—ambling acr … [Read more...]