Monday's news and links
Last week Pope benedict XVI quoted from one of his predecessors in discussing the violent and intolerant nature of the self-professed "religion of peace." How do Muslim around the world respond to show their displeasure with being characterized as violent?
a. Declare the Pope must die.
b. Burn the Pope in effigy.
c. Kill an elderly nun.
d. Declare that the Pope and the West were "doomed."
e. All of the above.
Knowing the nature of radical Islam the correct answer is E.
Is this what they mean by the term pro-choice:
A Maine couple upset that their 19-year-old daughter was pregnant tied her up, loaded her in their car and began driving to New York to force her to get an abortion, police said.
In this crazy world we need to know that there are some constants we can rely on. Here is one:
Willie Nelson and four others were issued misdemeanor citations for possession of narcotic mushrooms and marijuana after a traffic stop Monday morning on a Louisiana highway, state police said.
The people in Poland remember the brutal way of life under the Soviet Union. They are erecting a statue to honor the man who stood up to the "Evil Empire" and helped to free eastern Europe from the grip of communism.