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Catholic Voting Wars

To my fellow Catholic friends voting for Romney because of the pro-life issue: Hope you know you’re not a top Republican priority. The GOP’s main constituency is a collection of mostly non-church going rich businessmen and Wall Street frat boys who, when they’re not running around drinking and carousing and burying dead hookers in the … Continue reading

Religious Freedom, or Those Harlots and Their Naughty Naughty Pills

In the 1860s, 10,000 Korean Catholics were tortured, decapitated, and thrown over a cliff into the Han River in Seoul. Women who work for Catholic organizations will soon receive free birth control that will be given out by their health insurance company and NOT paid for by their Catholic employer. One of these things is … Continue reading

Dear Conservative Catholics: Stop Worrying About Moral Relativism (Quick Rant)

Thing my conservative Catholic friends need to stop worrying about: moral relativism. It doesn’t exist. Outside of idiot college freshmen after reading their first Nietzsche book, no one really believes that morality is a matter of opinion. Everyone believes their beliefs are right and other beliefs are wrong. The problem is not that liberals think morality … Continue reading

HHS Birth Control Mandate, The Catholic Church, and Religious Freedom

The Obama administration’s recent HHS health care decision mandates that all employers cover birth control prescriptions through their employee health care plans. Since the Catholic Church opposes artificial birth control, exemptions are allowed for churches, since they serve a directly religious function, but exemptions don’t apply to Catholic run hospitals, universities, or charities, since they … Continue reading