Two Ayn Rand References at Once!

ATLAS AND THE FOUNTAINHEAD: check out Who Really was John Galt, Anyway by Father Robert Sirico, founder of the Acton Institute, and Joe Carter’s First Thing’s piece, The Fountainhead of Satanism [Read more...]

WaPo and NYTimes making a BIG Mistake

PALINISTAS MAKE ME CRAZY: Okay, we all know that! Question the woman, and they come out in full-force, with knives between their teeth, and you just want to say “take a breath! Take a pill!” But then you read something like this and you almost understand why they are so reflexively defensive of her. The [Read More...]

Was Ophelia the Bard’s Relative?

FASCINATING STUFF: Could Shakespeare’s Ophilia have been modeled on this death by drowning of young Jane Shaxspere? There with fantastic garlands did she come Of crow-flowers, nettles, daisies, and long purples That liberal shepherds give a grosser name, But our cold maids do dead men’s fingers call them: There, on the pendent boughs her coronet [Read More...]

Weiner: A Product of Our Times

TOM HOOPES: writing at NRO’s The Corner, says Anthony Weiner is nothing more or less than a man of the era. How sad is that? [Read more...]

Easy Listening

AMONG WOMEN: Pat Gohn’s excellent “Among Women” podcasts exploring faith from the feminine perspective celebrates it’s 100th Episode with special guest, Mariologist and theologian, Dr. Virginia Kimball. Her 99th episode, was pretty terrific, too [Read more...]

To Catch a Catholic Creep

THE CHILD PORN WAS A GIVEAWAY: Max Lindenman looks at another Epic Bishop Fail when failure is not and should never have been an option. Bishop Finn may indeed be a very good man, but any bishop who is not exquisitely sensitive to this issue, at this point, is betraying an astounding lack of understanding. [Read More...]

So is this bio-terrorism?

EU-E-COLI:Was it Bioengineered to produce human fatalities? [Read more...]

Just in Time for Summer Tees

MAKING SHORT WORK OF A DULL JOB: in just seconds [Read more...]

Shh, Listen! Can You Hear It?

“THIS YOUNG LIFE, COMPLETELY GIVEN OVER TO LOVE bears the fragrance of Christ,” The 15 year-old who once told Gunter Grass that truth was not relative, that indeed there is “only one truth,” tells the kids in Croatia,who greeted him like a rock star in Croatia, “. . .these words, this question reaches beyond time [Read More...]

Professors Behaving Poorly

LASHING OUT AT CONSERVATIVE STUDENTS: It just doesn’t sound all that liberal and open-minded, or you know, tolerant. [Read more...]