Bigot-in-Chief

President Obama won the White House with the majority support of nominal Roman Catholics. According to polls, 54 percent of Catholics voted for Obama, and half supported his speaking at Notre Dame. There, Obama called for understanding in the culture wars, pleading, “Each side will continue to make its case to the public with passion and conviction, but surely we can do so without reducing those … [Read more...]

Kennedy’s Illness, and the Left’s

THE MEDIA KEEP REMINDING US OF THE ISSUES THAT DIVIDE us as a nation: Iraq, different approaches about reviving the economy, socialized medicine, the role of mankind in global warming, gay marriage, social issues, and many others. As Ted Kennedy’s recently diagnosed brain tumor demonstrated, Right and Left are also divided based on whether they display basic human decency when misfortunes befall a … [Read more...]

Our Endangered Patience

The 39th president has been testing our endangered patience by delivering homilettes on any mainstream media outlet that will have him (which is all of them), hawking his newest book, Our Endangered Values: America’s Moral Crisis – this week’s number one New York Times bestseller. In the Left’s latest, lamest appeal to the “values voters” who tipped the 2004 election, Jimmy Carter tells them … [Read more...]

Leftists Howling for the Pope’s Blood

Another example of the light and life emanating from the political Left may be seen in the current issue of the New York Press. Jeff Koyen, editor of the left-wing rag, has quit after running a cover story entitled, "The 52 Funniest Things About the Upcoming Death of the Pope." The diseased article -- most of which is incoherent -- includes such "hilarities" as, "In his last days, the Pope was … [Read more...]