Immaculate ContraceptionThe column is excellent. My favorite line:
Heh! Read the whole thing.If that sounds like a distinction without a difference, odds are you're a rational person.
Prompted by this kerfuffle, Paul Rahe (a man of formidable intellect) lays into the American Catholic hierarchy in this post on Ricochet. He places the blame for the current situation squarely on the American Catholic's loss of their moral compass. It's a delight to see such a mind intellectually stomping all over the field, and even more of a delight to see someone placing all this in a historical context dating all the way back to the Magna Carta. Don't miss his post!
Late-breaking news: the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is blasting Obama's plan as a non-solution. The flap continues...