Category Archives: lighter side

New Media vs. The Pope

André-Joseph Léonard, the conservative Catholic Archbishop of Mechelen-Brussels, has been entarté (“pied,” courtesy of our good friends at the WSJ). See the video, already with circa 300,000 views. Meanwhile in Barcelona, Pope Benedict XVI’s speech at the Sagrada Familia cathedral attacking … Continue reading

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“Any chance we could station the aircraft carrier in the South Atlantic for three months?”

Regarding the much-celebrated recent Anglo-French defense agreement, the Courrier international re-publishes a little English-French guide to atomic cooperation prepared by The Guardian. The Charles de Gaulle now forms part of the British defense plan for las Malvinas. So long as … Continue reading

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