2003-12-19

Date: 
Friday, December 19, 2003

Master and Commander

That war is hell must always be a profounder fact than war is romance; nevertheless, war goes on being romance. Combine this with the further facts that the...

In denial

In December 8, President George W. Bush signed into law a bill that will provide drug benefits under Med­i­care. Supporters have hailed the measure as a...

Kickboxing in India

My daughter was molested last week. Cathleen, sixteen, was returning home from a school sport event and just outside the playing field she boarded a vikram, a small...

Unpatriot Act

The Republican National Committee has released its first television ad supporting President George W. Bush’s reelection. Not surprisingly, it goes after Democrats (...

Waiting

  Bishop William Murphy of Long Island’s Diocese of Rockville Centre will meet January 19 with four hundred of his priests. It’s about time. Murphy is...