Talking about the "things that matter most" on Feb. 14
4:00 - Debunking the “98% of Catholics Contracept” Argument
You have heard the argument from President Obama on Friday and it has been repeated ad nauseum since them. It’s a survey that supposedly indicates 98% of Catholic women use contraception. Lydia McGrew has done an excellent service by tracking down and reading the study behind these numbers. One big problem comes in the asterisk at the bottom of the “survey.” There we learn that the survey is: “Restricted to sexually active women who are not pregnant, post-partum, or trying to get pregnant.”
4:20 - Kresta Comments – Six MORE Things Everyone Should Know About the HHS Mandate
4:40 – Meet the Real St. Valentine
It's Valentine's Day! Dr. Matthew Bunson will introduce you to the REAL St. Valentine - You will be surprised at how much misinformation and urban legend exists surrounding the life of St. Valentine. (and there’s even more than one!)
5:00 – Ave Maria University Fights the HHS Mandate
The Obama HHS Mandate touches on many areas of life – including the University. Jim Towey of Ave Maria University is here to talk about how it would affect their institution and how they plan to fight.
5:20 – Kresta Comments – Six MORE Things Everyone Should Know About the HHS Mandate
5:40 – Why Do Celebrities Seem to Have More Substance Abuse Issues?
Whitney Houston's cause of death is still officially unknown, but many police sources are saying it was a mixture of multiple prescription drugs and alcohol. This raises the question of why celebrities have a higher rate of substance abuse. Michael Vasquez of the St. Gregory Center for Drug and Alcohol Rehab is here to answer that question.