Benjamin Franklin and Daylight Savings Time

Throughout his illustrious, and hectic, career, Benjamin Franklin found time to write anonymous satirical pieces which he wrote as a form of relaxation.  Here is one written in 1784 in which he suggests the adoption of a rudimentary form of Daylight

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PopeWatch: Failed Synod

  From the perspective of Pope Francis the Synod was a failure in that it failed to provide him cover for what he wishes to do:  allow Catholics in adulterous marriages to receive Communion.  Why?  Mercy one supposes, which is

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