“The truth, as always, is the opposite of what the media tells you. I sent a troll about ‘vigilante death squads’ as a *private* response to a few hostile journalists who were asking me for comment, basically as a way of saying, ‘F–k off.’ They then published it.
Mary McAleese has said that the baptism of infants is a form of coercion and is calling on the Church to change its practice.
Oh for…. (facepalm)
“You can’t impose, really, obligations on people who are only two weeks old, and you can’t say to them at 7 or 8 or 14 or 19, ‘Here is what you contracted; here is what you signed up to’ — because the truth is, they didn’t,” she said in a June 23 interview with The Irish Times.… Read the rest
I’ve been a Stephen King fan since Junior High. The first book of his I read was The Stand, which still “stands” as one of my favorite books to this day. In fact, that book (combined with overall favorite My Side of the Mountain) fostered a unique adoration for tales of dystopian survival. … Read the rest
“If an individual enters the United States at a location other than an official port of entry and without inspection by a Customs and Border Protection officer, they have illegally entered the United States and will be processed accordingly,” a Customs and Border Protection spokesperson said.… Read the rest