Why Didn't He Get The Gig?

At least Cardinal Marc Ouellet's mother can take comfort in the fact that he didn't get the gig. "Well, I am keeping my son, in a way," the 90-year-old reportedly said after hearing that Argentina's...

Stop Coddling the Catholic Church

I have no quarrel with individual members of the Catholic Church and I am personally a man of faith. But I do have a quarrel with the Vatican -- and the toady, obsequious manner in which the media has been reporting on the appointment of the new "his holiness."