"He instinctively can find the shining greatness of our American culture and does a good job of highlighting it (although he also does have those rare lapses when he writes about hockey, but that is something caused by impurities in the Eastern waters or something)." Erik Keilholtz
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The Vatican said countries that decide to wage war on Iraq without a global consensus must take responsibility before God. "Those who decide that all peaceful means that international law makes available are exhausted assume a grave responsibility before God, their conscience and history," said Vatican spokesman Joaquin Navarro-Valls.
A historian who is a columnist for L'Osservatore Romano speculated as to the great lesson John Paul II took from his experiences in occupied Poland in the Second World War -- appeasement works!
The Saddam apologists in the Communion and Liberation movement trotted out Ratzinger and Martinoet al to make the case that the defense of the United States and the Free World must rest with the United Nations.