NPR’s Hit-Piece on the Pope

Wednesday, February 4, 2009 \AM\.\Wed\.

I’m an avid, if not overly-supportive, listener of public radio.  Every morning I drive to work listening to NPR’s “Morning Edition”.  Today it was a struggle to keep my mind on the road, as I listened to a hit-piece on the Pope’s decision to lift the excommunications of the four SPPX bishops.  I will be writing a letter to the editors of NPR’s “Morning Edition”.  I also wanted to share this ridiculously unfair bit of ‘reporting’ with the American Catholic reader.

Click the “Listen Now” link to listen to this tripe.

Lincoln on Film

Wednesday, February 4, 2009 \AM\.\Wed\.

Lincoln has been portrayed hundreds of times in films and on tv programs.  I thought that no celebration of the upcoming 200th birthday of our sixteenth president would be complete without a few examples of how the 20th century on film viewed him.

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