"It seems like the worst kind of anti-Judaism to posthumously declare someone to be a Christian."
"There is no accounting for this. We don’t want an accounting. The bill comes due regardless."
"This narrative, in which addiction destroys the will, exists precisely because we don’t trust others to have mercy on us or on those we love."
"Liberals should continue to support the cause of labor whenever and wherever we can, but we should also understand that our most urgent task is figuring out how to replace what they used to do."
"The founder of liberation theology, the Latin American-inspired Catholic theology advocating for the poor, received a hero’s welcome Tuesday at the Vatican."
"Surely there must be some people somewhere actually being hurt by a reform that affects millions of Americans. Why can’t the right find these people and exploit them?"
"The sucky, facile Rocky Horror Picture Show only survives because it's the only play people are encouraged to mess with. Steal the gimmick."