Blogger Marcotte resigns from the Edwards campaign
Sad news: Amanda Marcotte has resigned as head blogger for the Edwards campaign.
Apparently, one of the last straws was a very mild review of Children of Men in which she opined that a core tenet of Catholic theology is patriarchal.
How stupid has American political discourse become when it's considered anti-Catholic to point out that the Roman Catholic Church is patriarchal?
If you've got an all-male hierarchy in which power devolves downward from the Holy Father through various subordinate guys known as "father," what kind of structure are we dealing with?