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Renegade Trads:  Traditionalism, but Without All the Toxins. More like these guys, please! [Read more...]

Infinite Grace…

…continues her post-abortion walk. [Read more...]

Today’s Golden Platter Moment for Fiction Writers

Mike Flynn, one of the best fiction writers in the world, has very kindly begun a little series on “How to Write Fiction” on his blog. The first two installments are here and here. I am taking notes. Fun and informative stuff. [Read more...]

The Invaluable Marc Barnes…

applies the tenderizing mallet of his inimitable prose to what remains of the indigestible gristle of credibility that is Catholics for a Free Choice. Verdict: Aging geezers: Zero. Barnes for the win. That kid is all kinds of awesome. [Read more...]

Christian Ohnimus throws a spanner in the works…

…of the GOP’s attempt to gin up the de rigeur “YOU HAVE TO VOTE FOR OUR GUY BECAUSE WE ARE THE LAST BEST HOPE FOR A CULTURE OF LIFE!!!!!” election year bunkum. He is is a fine young Catholic man, simply trying to evaluate Romney in light of the Church’s actual teaching: I’m working on [Read More...]

Fr. Denis Lemieux…

on Pope Benedict’s first encyclical Deus Caritas Est and his masterful analysis of eros and agape, and the perils of separating them. [Read more...]

Leah Libresco…

…my favorite atheist, asks for help with her Ideological Turing Test: I’ve got all the Christian Round answers up and now I need Christians to judge them! Last year, you were a big help recruiting participants. Here’s the precis of how this works: In a normal Turing Test, people try and write a computer program [Read More...]

Jimmy Akin writes about Ray Bradbury…

…in a way that makes me love Jimmy Akin and Ray Bradbury even more. [Read more...]

Tim Shipe is an honest man

A former Democrat who is as disillusioned with his party as I am with the GOP warns that Obama is working wilfully to undermine and attack the hierarchy of the Church. I concur. The only Catholics Obama likes are Catholics who hate the Church. [Read more...]

Shout out to John C. Wright

Today, June 1, is both St. Justin Martyr’s Feast Day (Wright’s patron) and the birthday of Roland (Wright’s 12-year-old son). As a Founding Member of the Wright/Shea Mutual Admiration Society (whose membership requirements are so stringent and secret that you cannot possibly hope to make the cut and I would have to kill you if [Read More...]

Tim Shipe is an Israelite in Whom There is No Guile

Here he is, calling for orthodox Catholics of any political persuasion to come and reason together. I love the guy. [Read more...]

Terry Nelson offers…

…a profound correction. He is another ornament of the Church. [Read more...]