Remember Catholics for Kerry?

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 \PM\.\Wed\.


Hattip to Jay Anderson at Pro Ecclesia and The Catholic Report.  Eric McFadden was the founder of Catholics for Kerry, a group which proudly proclaimed that Catholics should support John Kerry notwithstanding his support for abortion.

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A Letter to the Apocalypse

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 \AM\.\Wed\.

Via Ross Douthat, I ran into this Slate article about the Letter of Last Resort:

At this very moment, miles beneath the surface of the ocean, there is a British nuclear submarine carrying powerful ICBMs (nuclear-armed intercontinental ballistic missiles). In the control room of the sub, the Daily Mail reports, “there is a safe attached to a control room floor. Inside that, there is an inner safe. And inside that sits a letter. It is addressed to the submarine commander and it is from the Prime Minister. In that letter, Gordon Brown conveys the most awesome decision of his political career … and none of us is ever likely to know what he decided.”

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Obama Broken Promises, A Continuing Series

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 \AM\.\Wed\.


During the campaign Obama was adamant that he would close the terrorist holding facility at Guantanamo.

Now, well he says he will still close it, but it won’t be done quickly.

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