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Daily Archives: November 12th, 2012

A Newspaper Marks Veteran’s Day

  JOHN writes: This front page AP story about the trial of Staff Sgt. Robert Bales is how our hometown newspaper, the Cortland Standard, chose to observe Veteran’s Day . We are truly a disoriented society.  God have mercy. To all of you who have served this nation, I salute you.  I am grateful for your service.

Will There Be Take-Out Communion Next?

  THE indignities to which the Holy Eucharist has been subjected since Vatican II are enough to make one physically sick. They make me nauseous and slightly dizzy, as I would feel if I saw, say, a small child slapped across the face. But things are getting worse. As reported at Tradition in Action, some parishes have instituted self-serve Communion.

How Holly Petraeus Was Doubly Betrayed

  IN A COMMENT at VFR,  Henry McCulloch writes: There is one aspect of l’affaire Petraeus I do not think I have seen discussed. Yet it is critical to understanding both how Petraeus got where he did in the Army, and what a colossal betrayal of Mrs. Petraeus his infidelity represents (even beyond the sinful betrayal that adultery always is). […]

A Cuckold with a Vitalist Wife

  JAMES P. writes: You wrote, “Men, it seems, have lost all of their instincts when it comes to keeping their wives away from other men. I have a hard time feeling sorry for Broadwell’s husband. What was he thinking when he allowed her to go off every day? Why did he marry someone so […]