What Does Israel have to do with the IRS Scandal?

Yid with Lid provides the answer: In a unanimous Opinion issued Friday, June 19, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed with and affirmed the D.C. District Court's ruling that the pro-Israel organization Z Street correctly brought a lawsuit alleging the Internal Revenue Service violated Z Street First Amendment rights by engaging in viewpoint discrimination. … Continue reading What Does Israel have to do with the IRS Scandal?

Blackhawks Cup win gives Chicagoans a respite from troubles

By John Ruberry Chicago has suffered a tough run since the Great Recession of 2008-09. Its high murder rate has garnered America's third-largest city the unfortunate nickname of Chiraq--a morphing of Chicago and Iraq. Depopulation--a big problem for most rust belt cities--continues to plague Chicago. Its population hasn't been as low as it is now since … Continue reading Blackhawks Cup win gives Chicagoans a respite from troubles

Charleston + Laudato Si’ = A Disastrous Week for the Anti-Christian Left

I was about to head early to mass to pray and like every guy did some channel surfing as I did so and noticed on Fox news Chris Wallace interviewing Cardinal Wuerl on Laudato Si’, who noted that people have always chosen to cherry pick the teachings of the church but it's the church's job … Continue reading Charleston + Laudato Si’ = A Disastrous Week for the Anti-Christian Left

The Laudito Si Paragraphs skipped by The media Part 3

Continuing our look at some of the things in from Laudato Si 's 246 paragraphs that the media is avoiding big time.  (Part one is here and part 2 here).  As before each paragraph will begin with what the Pope was saying and end with what I think the media was thinking in the editorial room when they … Continue reading The Laudito Si Paragraphs skipped by The media Part 3