The Catholic Church Exists in a Different Reality... →
Have you been to St. Patrick’s Cathedral recently? I have. It looked fine to me. Have you taken stock of the status of Catholic schools in the archdiocese (and surrounding areas) lately? I have, and it’s not pretty. Yet the Archdiocese of New York is going to spend $175 million to renovate their giant church. Teachers get paid pennies and schools close every year, but let’s put...
The problem with Tom and Ann
wonklife: The problem with the Tom and Ann subplot in this season of Parks & Recreation is that it’s forcing viewers to confront the unpleasant fact that if they actually knew Tom Haverford in real life, they would hate him so, so, so much. There were times when Tom wasn’t awful — his divorce comes to mind. The end of Entertainment 720. He was a better human then. Maybe...