John T. Noonan to the barricades: Judge John T. Noonan Jr., the 1984 recipient of the Laetare Medal, has accepted … Continue reading No Laetare award but boffo speaker
Melissa Isaacson went to the Lisagor Awards dinner days after she’d been laid off by Chi Trib, thanks to WBEZ’s … Continue reading I’ll have that plaque, if you don’t mind
History in the making? The significance of [Mary Ann] Glendon’s refusal is enormous. The most accomplished Catholic laywoman in America … Continue reading She preferred not
Sensible lady! Former Ambassador to the Vatican Mary Ann Glendon, declining to be honored by Notre Dame at the coming … Continue reading Take your Laetare medal and . . .
Sen. Roland Burris is “Tombstone” to Chi Trib’s John Kass, and rightly so, but he made some sense in a … Continue reading The state will provide
I’ve been wondering about this conservative-libertarian divide and am happy to find this discussion of my man F.A. Hayek on … Continue reading Of two good things, one is better?
This reference, at Many Books dot net, is common on the Internet, including at Wikipedia: The Man in Lower Tenby Mary … Continue reading Bad info on Cornelia