When I decided to start blogging twice a week for Register, rather than three times a week, I thought it would, as Norman Osborn said, rectify certain inequities: to wit, I thought I'd have a safe place on Patheos to purge my yappy brain of trivialities like stories about my new puppy and how the baby was sick and oh my gosh, ticks are disgusting, and does anybody know how to make corn nuts? And then I could talk about, you know, Catholicism, on the National Catholic Register. Good plan, eh?
But there comes a time when we must remember the words of Duns Scotus, who famously said, "If it's about puppies, it's Catholic."
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