How the Al Smith Dinner played out…


They see me Dolan, they hatin'. Obama gives the stink eye.Dolan's SpeechRomney's SpeechAnd if you're feeling penitential, B.O's speech.Yesterday I was contacted by Sirius XM Satellite Radio's POTUS Channel 124 to give a phone interview on the Al Smith Dinner. I declined because I don't believe I could have supplied them with the info they were looking for. My comments on the event are pretty basic and remain unchanged... Shut your trap, be faithful and obedient, and … [Read more...]

Fighting The Urge To Punch – Obama and The Al Smith Dinner …

Nicholas give Arius what for

... Look, I loathe Obama as much as the next guy. I think he's a baby hating, Kenya born, secret Muslim who holds our country in contempt. Oh, and Michelle is his "beard". Every dispicable opinion you can have of the man I hold. I've compared him to Hilter and Herod and if he invited me to dinner I would decline for fear of how I'd react if I got within arm's reach. No, I would never do grievous bodily harm to another human being but some smug mugs are just begging for a good slap. No sin in … [Read more...]

Cardinal Dolan responds to Al Smith Dinner Attacks…


... I've long grown weary of the divisive labels used by Catholics; liberal, conservative, tradition, neo-con, rad trad, evil trad, Catholics For Choice v. Pro-Life Catholics, novus ordo v. tridentine, Communion in the hand v. on the tongue and kneeling... we get it. There is nothing Catholics won't fight about. That's why I did not comment on the Al Smith Dinner invitation Cardinal Dolan extended to Obama except only to note at how quickly so many turned on Dolan. For those who've been … [Read more...]

they see me Dolan…

Archbishop Dolan holds up a foam finger promoting "A Fortnight for Freedom" conference sponsored by the Catholic church, following a afternoon session during the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Annual Spring Assembly in Atlanta

No word yet on where you can purchase the foam finger, but you can still get this awesome bumper sticker.Fortnight For Freedom, check it out. … [Read more...]

A united effort to destroy Obama’s plans …

When any creature that normally takes half a century to form a complete statement starts a united effort to destroy your plans, think twice about your own brilliance.

... I think Marc Barnes stated it aptly when he saidAnd that is exactly what happened today, a united effort.The Archdiocese of New York, headed by Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., headed by Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the University of Notre Dame, and 40 other Catholic dioceses and organizations around the country announced on Monday that they are suing the Obama administration for violating their freedom of religion, which is guaranteed by the First … [Read more...]

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People In The World…


... Because no one can troll like Catholics.Photo: Marco Grob, TimeIn leading the opposition to a proposed Obama Administration rule that would have required Catholic organizations like hospitals to pay for contraceptive services for female employees, Dolan successfully argued that such a policy violated the nation's principles of religious liberty."The public square in the United States is always enriched whenever people approach it when they're inspired by their deepest-held … [Read more...]