Beneficiaries of France’s Nation-Building Expertise Continue Little Tiff [Read more...]

Virus alert Just got this from a computer geek friend of mine: A friend of mine was just hit with a virus that hijacked his email address book and sent copies of itself to everyone he knows. My Virus protection caught the problem and did not let it through. This virus comes in as an [Read More...]

Times Against Humanity… is more optimistic than I am that Rome’s calls for tightening up liturgical discipline will have a big effect. I hope I’m wrong. [Read more...]

Is it just me or are no Blogger links working? Any way to get my links to work again? [Read more...]

Sherry Weddell writes with some good news I just returned from 10 days in Atlanta and want to spread the good news. Of the 51 dioceses that I have worked in so far, Atlanta has to be the healthiest. A spiritual renewal has transformed the dioceses over the past 10 years but it has yet [Read More...]

Fidel Castro+Gray Davis=Hugo Chavez [Read more...]

Lately I’m seeing the Media is Pulling Out the Tried and True American Inferiority Complex Ploy So we get stuff like this and this. All this stuff that you simple-minded ruffians in your buckskins and coonskin caps are so upset about is just old hat for sophisticated Euros and their dominions. It makes for amusing [Read More...]

Sir Elton Goes Franciscan [Read more...]

Har de har har My guess is that these guys set the teeth of serious Jews on edge as much as the clever fluff brains behind the “Catholic Girl’s Guide to Sex” irritate and offend serious Catholics. The flippant disregard, not only for the commandment to not take God’s name in vain, but for Kiddush [Read More...]

For my countless legions of Polish-speaking readers… And if you want it in English, it’s here. [Read more...]

Meat Processing A reader sez: Have you noticed lately how they (yahoo, mass media, etc.) seem to be pushing Hillary Duff now? I can remember, not so long ago, when Brittany Spears was that sweet, innocent looking young girl that Hillary appears to be now. Now that Brittany has distroyed the idea that she is [Read More...]

Good Morning! It’s Day 3 of the Quarterly Catholic and Enjoying It! Pledge Week Yesterday, you got to hear about what Rabbi Lapin thinks of “The Passion”, find out about fat people who demand you affirm them in their okayness, watch journalists fantasize about the Vatican cracking down on pretty much everything with a pulse, [Read More...]