See No Qur’an, Hear No Qur’an


koran

What the Associated Press won’t tell you about why the Chicago mass murder said he started to kill.

A “Religious Scholar”?


tariq-ramadan

Remembering why Tariq Ramadan was barred from the U.S. in the first place.

Citizen Ebert: Roger’s Culturally Illiterate Tweets


As someone who was a working film critic for nearly 20 years—and, I’m pretty sure, the only Baptist to win 2 Catholic Press awards for movie reviews—I probably owe Chicago Sun Time film critic Roger Ebert (and his late partner Tribune critic Gene Siskel) a nod of tribute for popularizing such writing.
Siskel and Ebert were, [...]

Obama Seeks to Politicize Super Bowl Pre-Show


Of course, there’s the game – THEE game – the Super Bowl. And then there are the commercials, some of the best commercials offered up to television viewers. Now President Obama is getting in on the action.  Is nothing sacred – exempt from the media-saturated messages of the Obama administration?
As if co-opting an important Duke/Georgetown [...]