Since blogging on this here, I have seen a few other things worth reading on the subject.
John Smeaton's piece I had read when it came out - and very good it is too. I had not seen either Pat Buckley's nor Patrick Clark's blogs, but again, both are worth reading.
Patrick Clarke quotes this from William Saletan on Slate.com: 'the main problem with selection is that it breaches a wall at the center of pro-choice psychology. It exposes the equality between the offspring we raise and the offspring we abort.'
Sub tuum praesidium confugimus, Sancta Dei Genetrix. Nostras deprecationes ne despicias in necessitatibus nostris, sed a periculis cunctis libera nos semper, Virgo gloriosa et benedicta. Amen.
'Lighthouse of Mercy' - I was always under the impression that lighthouses served a particularly important function in answering distress calls from seafarers, those in choppy ...
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