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Sex is Good!

Sex is good because God created it to be so. Anyone who has ever wondered about the reasoning behind Catholic sexual doctrine (including Catholics!) should read this excellent book. Good News About Sex and Marriage: Answers to Your Honest Questions About Catholic Teaching by Christopher West

Le Idiot

Conspiracy Theory Grips French: Sept. 11 as Right-Wing U.S. Plot By ALAN RIDING Even before the fires were extinguished at the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, conspiracy theories began flooding the Internet. A few quickly spilled out of Web sites and were widely circulated by e-mail before fading into oblivion. One, however, has taken …

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Global Village Idiocy

A Liberal Slant to the News? by Nat Hentoff In my experience, the two groups most acutely sensitive to criticism are cops and journalists. During the Giuliani years, fear of retribution was so great that some New Yorkers were hesitant to ask a cop for his or her badge number. As for journalists, Bernard Goldberg’s …

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Defending Religion

Is Organized Religion the Enemy? by Orson Scott Card For about a year, people have been telling me that the Next Big Thing after Harry Potter was Philip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials,” a young-adult fantasy trilogy consisting of “The Golden Compass,” “The Subtle Knife,” and “The Amber Spyglass.” Now, this is definitely not a book …

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