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A “Modest Proposal” for Better Barbecue


This post is a little disturbing and I have received some anxious mail about it.  Jonathan Swift, a satirist makes outrageous suggestions about how the Irish, impoverished by absentee landlords might improve its economy. It is a metaphorical satire, which, … Continue reading

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Church Not Blamed for Priest Child Sex


Finally!  The definitive study about the causes of priestly abuse of children.  There’s much to fault in this study starting with the fact that it was paid for and approved by the church. Second, one doesn’t have to look far … Continue reading

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Pope: Violence Work of Antichrist


Pope Links Violence In God’s Name To Antichrist First Posted: 03/10/11 09:32 PM Updated: 03/10/11 09:55 PM   By Francis X. Rocca, Religion News Service VATICAN CITY — Violence committed in the name of God or religion is a “favorite instrument of … Continue reading

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