YELLING AT THE TV
On the Today show this morning, a British commentator spoke about the Holy Father's new book, and said that he was trying to directly impose private Roman Catholic morality on the civil law, making it tough for Catholic politicians.
Argh! What the Holy Father wants is for the civil law to respect the honor and dignity of all human life. We are all seeing the fruits of not doing so. He does not want the criminal law to require Mass attendance on Sundays or meatless Lenten Fridays.
Of course, this commentary was greeted by a deferential nod from Katie Couric...