The Nun Doll Museum: A Catholic Collection Extraordinaire

Over at Aleteia, I tell the story today of the world's only Nun Doll Museum. Located at the Cross in the Woods National Shrine in Indian River, Michigan, the museum is home to more than 525 dolls, dressed in the habits of more than 200 religious orders. Read the full story at Aleteia. And here, for your enjoyment, a few bonus photos from my recent visit there. … [Read more...]

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The World Goes On! Some Good News, Some Bad News

I've been away from the computer lately--but not away from the news. Just thought I'd pop in here to comment on a few items that caught my eye:HOUSE VOTED TO BLOCK PLANNED PARENTHOOD FUNDINGIt seems so obvious: The federal government should immediately defund Planned Parenthood. We've seen Planned Parenthood executives and abortionists exposed as the heartless murderers and scofflaws they are--slicing open the head of a breathing, moving fetus; selling aborted baby parts for profit. … [Read more...]

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An Office Depot Counter-Argument: Why a Boycott Is Sometimes a Good Thing

Yesterday I told you that it wasn't worth the effort to "boycott" a company like Office Depot, except under extreme circumstances.As a general rule, I said, I am an opponent of the “Boycott!” threat that pops up so regularly on social media. I think that the “Boycott Them!” meme, like its more reckless cousin the “Sue Them!” meme, is (a) a waste of effort, and (b) ineffective, and (c) paints a very negative, whiny picture of Christians or whatever special interest group is throwing rocks at a … [Read more...]

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