An aging pope, holding on to little more than life itself, did not impress everyone. Not a few Catholics ? and probably many more non-Catholics ? nurtured the opinion that John Paul II should have stepped down long before his final days.
Hey girls, if your husband ever gets convicted for chasing children with a chainsaw, and then gets released from our 'justice system' without having his frontal lobe scraped with a cement trowel . . . you might not want to let him around you and yours ever again.
All right, enough already. The Christians aren't coming to get you.
So the outrageous behavior of the Democratic left in the Senate - and in Washington more broadly - has brought the Republicans to the brink of employing the nuclear option (more dispassionately: the fairness option) for nominees to the federal courts.
Ask believing Christians -- probably from as young as 8 years of age -- what their mission as Christians is, and it is overwhelmingly likely they will answer, 'to bring people to Christ' or 'spread the Gospel.'
Just when polling numbers reflect a low point in the American public's outlook on money and government matters, a bright light at the end of the tunnel may be appearing for President Bush and his quest to reform Social Security.
Why has Congress appropriated taxpayer money to give perverse incentives that break up families and deprive children of their fathers?