Do a good thing and make a year end donation to Mercy Corps 93 cents out of every dollar goes to actual poor people, not bureaucrats. One of the most efficiently run relief agencies there is. I recommend them highly! [Read more...]

More reader PP slogans (I’ve created a monster!) There’s no tomb like a womb! Working to eradicate four-letter words: mama, papa, life, womb, kids No Children On Board–Ever! [Read more...]

A reader complains below about my characterization of Ratzinger’s remarks as a whine As I mentioned on Amy’s blog, I think the Cardinal’s comments boil down to a truth told in the service of untruth. There is not, as far as it goes, a word he said that is false. As I noted below, it [Read More...]

Over at HMS blog we had a little Planned Parenthood ad contest I contributed a few slogans. Now they’re starting to pour in: Bringing eugenics into the 21st century Depopulating the world one person at a time. Life without consequences Keeping minorities minorities Reach out and abort someone Betcha can’t kill just one Giving breath [Read More...]

Having blogged what I did below about Cdl Ratzinger’s remarks… I want to hasten to add that the other side of the coin is, “Just because the press hates the Church is no sign that the problem is overblown.” Case in point: the illustrious career of the impenitent Rev. Robert V. Meffan , who seduced [Read More...]

Is Islam about to implode? David Frum thinks it might, and I think he’s got a point. [Read more...]

Hey AOLers, I think the comments are fixed now. [Read more...]

Bp. Loverde on the Haley Fracas I can buy this, though it still doesn’t explain why the Archdiocese gave the betrayed husband the shaft when he needed their help. [Read more...]

It never happened and besides they deserved it! The Jews were behind it and bin Laden was a genius for pulling it off! Incoherent ravings from our friends in the House of Saud. Once Iraq and Iran are settled, I sincerely hope we will see a regime change with the main engine of Wahoobi Islam: [Read More...]

A word to a Snowbound Nation: Nyah nyah nyah! I live in temperate and beautiful Washington. Many scholars now believe that Seattle was the location of biblical Eden. That’s all your misfortune and none of my own. [Read more...]

Taking the Pulse of the Lidless Eye (How’s that for a disgusting image?) A reader writes: Seattle Catholic readers are asked if it is morally justifiable for a civilian to shoot an abortionist. Thirteen percent say yes, 10 percent that it depends on the circumstances. But 77 percent say no. Progress? I s’pose. The question, [Read More...]

A reader writes from Arlington I’ve decided not to opine on this situation anymore– share your concern. As whenever kids fight, it takes two and there’s mud on everyone and sin everywhere. However, I will pass along a few facts — they tend to get muddied in the media: Fr. Haley addressed three particular situations [Read More...]