U.S. House of Representatives voted to defund Planned Parenthood.
Frequent CP commenter Fr. Reginaldus contributed Lying to Planned Parenthood, or is it mental reservation? at The New Theological Movement (mental reservation defined at the Catholic Encyclopedia). Writers on the morality of Lila Rose’s undercover video exposé are too prolific and numerous to link to here, Fr. Reginaldus responds to some of them here.
Jason Peters at Front Porch Republic is the man who brought you The Teleology of Vodka, this week he offers us A Carbonara Based Life*. Warning to recovering Post-Modernists: Contains at least one gratuitous pop-culture reference.
Senator Arpaio? (poll)
Futurepundit asks: Any Animals Qualify For Personhood Status? in response to the idea that some non-human animals meet the criteria of legal personhood. Maybe that’s why the Phoenix Zoo insists on translating Orang-Hutan as “People of The Forest” every chance they get.
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