Mallon's Media Watch

Mallon's Media Watch

Saturday, March 08, 2003

The Subculture of Infidelity

Boston Globe Online / Metro | Region / Priests who asked Law to quit attacked

The Rev. Francis M. Glynn, pastor of St. Anthony Church in Lowell, said the critics were employing tactics better suited to talk radio than theology.

''It doesn't sound too Christian to ascribe motives and not to try to understand that there was heartbreak involved in doing this,'' Glynn said.

This an arguement? First of all "Christian" is not an adjective. Note that Father Glynn does not meet the arguements, but belittles his opponents "tactics" and claims emotional distress. This is a textbook dissenter response.

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Thursday, March 06, 2003

War is bad for 'reproductive rights'

OpinionJournal - Best of the Web Today: The Lysistrata Project

And one woman's Response (Caution, raunchy language...):

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Wednesday, March 05, 2003

'When Will Americans Come?

The images of antiwar demonstrations across Europe could not look more meaningless in this context. The other night, a young hotel employee asked me emphatically: "Why do people in Europe want Saddam?" It was not a rhetorical question.

OpinionJournal - Featured Article


Tuesday, March 04, 2003

Unanamous raves for Peggy's Instant Classic article:

OpinionJournal - Peggy Noonan Responses

Yahooo! Go Peggy! Peggy Noonan does a Tour de Force on the Party of Snobs (Dem bones, Dem bones, Dem dry bones!)

OpinionJournal - Peggy Noonan

Monday, March 03, 2003

From OR Boston:

Monica Migliorino, a dedicated wife, mother, and pro-lifer -- for whom we requested prayers a while ago because she is fighting a hard battle against breat cancer -- forwarded this article that was e-mailed to her.

JS Online: Stranger's words gave mother-to-be strength