Responding to Cardinal Dolan: We were not “outmarketed” on gay marriage, we were “outevangelized”

Fox News reports that Cardinal Dolan, in an interview with David Gregory of Meet the Press, claims that the Church was “outmarketed” on the issue of gay marriage. From the report: Asked why the church is losing the argument on gay marriage, Dolan responded, “Well, I think maybe we’ve been outmarketed sometimes. We’ve been caricatured as being anti-gay.” He said the church supports “traditional marriage and is not “anti-anybody,” adding, “When you have forces like Hollywood, when you have forces like politicians, when you have forces like some opinion-molders that are behind it, it’s a tough battle.” Without knowing it, […]

The Billionaire’s Club: Philanthropy or mischief?

This admirable commitment to charity sounds incredibly good, and there is no doubt that the poverty-stricken of the world need assistance in order to escape the dismal future that is common fare for many, particularly in developing nations. But there could be a huge fly in the ointment.