Volume > Issue > Note List > Silliness Has Serious Consequences

Silliness Has Serious Consequences

Across our desks has come an article titled “The Last Acceptable Prejudice.”

Hmmm, wonder what it could be? There are so many possibilities. Could it be prejudice against

– fundamentalists?

– Catholics?

– prolifers?

– Muslims?

– rednecks?

– sexually abstinent teenagers?

– men? fathers?

– stay-at-home moms?

– smokers?

Turns out the answer is: none of the above. The Last Acceptable Prejudice — hold your breath now — is against people who are overweight.

Enjoyed reading this?

READ MORE! REGISTER TODAY

SUBSCRIBE

You May Also Enjoy

Briefly: March 1999

Reviews of Our Moral Life in Christ... The Seeker's Catechism... Path Through Catholicism... The Trial of Faith of St. Therese of Lisieux... Liturgical Question Box: Answers to Common Questions About Modern Liturgy...

Communicating Our Faith on Television

TV news is be­coming the best place to tell our story. It offers opportunities for believers to express their faith in a prime time context.

Briefly: November 2008

Review of The Blood-Red Crescent... John: A Novel... Space Vulture