A Mythical “Catholic Moment” Passes

February 18, 2013   ·   0 Comments

Ross Douthat

By Steve M: Ross Douthat is having a sad because Catholicism's influence on American politics seems to have declined since the last time the Church lost a pope: ... ...


Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition

By Marie Burns: As Americans weigh the horror of the mass murder of children and their teachers in Newtown, Connecticut, we turn to conservative New York ...

Ross Douthat

Go to Your Womb, Ross Douthat

By Katha Pollitt: Ross Douthat, The New York Times’s Catholic-conservative columnist, is so obsessed with women’s fertility it’s really too bad he can’t get pregnant himself and see firsthand what it’s all about.

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Ross Douthat Explains Himself

By Charles P. Pierce: Ross Cardinal Douthat, Patriarch Of Dweebopolis and Archbishop Of Dorkylvania, is back with a defense and clarification of his column earlier this ...

Kate gets married

We Can’t All Be Royals

By E.J. Graff: I know you can hardly stand the excitement: Princess Kate is preggers! Finally, the QEII can step out of service, passing off the baton—er, scepter—in a way that skips right past her reprobate son. Finally, she has a new generation in line that understands the royal job: Get married, reproduce, and stay honorably married.


“Be Fruitful and Multiply” — God and Ross Douthat

By Marie Burns: What with the New York Times being a secular rag, in his sermonette today, the paper's Vatican correspondent Brother Ross Douthat eschews the Biblical verse and merely asks American women to have “More Babies, Please.” Nice that he writes “please.” Other than that, what a crock.


Shorter Ross Douthat: Birth More Babies, Bitches!

By Imani Gandy: Have a goddamn seat, sir. Ross Douthat has (yet again) penned a piece befitting his nickname “Douchehat.” In his latest spectacularly abysmal attempt to ...


CHC: NYT’s Douthat ‘reaffirms the obvious reasons’ GOP lost Latinos

By Mackenzie Weinger: The Congressional Hispanic Caucus on Monday blasted The New York Times’ Ross Douthat’s new column as a "rambling piece which reflects his lack ...

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Ross Douthat Tries His Hand as a Romney Speech Writer

By Dean Baker: Ross Douthat is the third columnist this week who is trying his hand as a Romney speechwriter following on an effort by Robert Samuelson on Monday, and David ...


Rare Conservative-Progressive Agreement: Corporate Capture Of The Government Is A Bad Thing

By Ross Eisenbrey: Ross Douthat, a very conservative New York Times columnist, rarely writes anything—even a sentence—that I agree with.

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