Culture

October 14, 2013

Porn: The New Narcotic

Over at Public Discourse, Morgan Bennett has an important two-part article dealing with the social and legal issues surrounding internet pornography. In part one, Bennett argues
October 22, 2013

This Will Give Catholics The Willies

  Disclaimer:  This will also give non-Catholics the willies.  If it’s not going to be relevant, thought-provoking, or even funny, at least it can be ecumenical.
October 23, 2013

Who Pays for Human Rights?

It is mildly heartening that the European Parliament “rejected” a bill that “as a human rights concern, abortion should be made legal, safe and accessible to
October 23, 2013

Obamacare vs. Beer Money

In the Rose Garden the other day, President Obama insisted that, while the federal Obamacare exchanges weren’t working very well, the product they were selling was
October 24, 2013

The Secret to Mark Wahlberg’s Success

I love Mark Wahlberg! But, let’s be honest… who doesn’t? Mark Wahlberg started out as a model and then went on to become the rockin’ awesome
October 28, 2013

Mass in Middle Earth

I love my parish. Among other things, the liturgy is reverent and its music is truly beautiful. But I don’t usually appreciate these local blessings until
October 29, 2013

Miley, Lady Gaga and the War on Women

The evidence is in: Miley Cyrus scored a major victory in the war on women. I don’t mean the “war on women” the way President Obama
October 31, 2013

Author of The Exorcist on Catholic Education, Abortion, and Faith

The Washington Post has an interview feature with William Peter Blatty, author of the blockbuster novel The Exorcist, the basis of the equally blockbuster film of