Arts & Culture CultureJim McDermottJuly 13, 2017
Last month, Disney announced that it would remove the "wench auction" from its popular Pirates of the Caribbean ride. Some fans were not happy.
Arts & Culture TelevisionJim McDermottJune 28, 2017
‘Kimmy’ takes on everything about life that is hard and makes it all so much bigger and more absurd.
Faith DispatchesJim McDermottJune 27, 2017
I’ve only been a priest for 13 years. How could I possibly be at the point that I am just recycling ideas?
Faith DispatchesJim McDermottJune 21, 2017
The consolidation is a work in progress. The brethren have mixed feelings about it, and their provincials know it.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottJune 05, 2017
In parts of the U.S. church 'Laudato Si'' has sparked creativity and innovation with impacts not so easily set aside. One such experiment is the Diocese of Monterey’s advocacy of Community Choice Energy.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottJune 02, 2017
George “Jerry” Martinson, S.J., was one of the most significant Jesuits to work in China since World War II and almost certainly the most well known.
Faith DispatchesJim McDermottMay 22, 2017
Given the number of those in the California legal system today who are Latino, “you can guess a large percentage of them are Catholic.”
Arts & Culture TelevisionJim McDermottMay 17, 2017
Our lives, “Twin Peaks” suggested, are far weirder than we generally care to consider, more ridiculous and more frightening
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottMay 05, 2017
“So far we do not know of anybody on Oahu that has been visited by ICE or picked up.”