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Kyle Smith (Twitter: @rkylesmith) is critic-at-large for National Review, theater critic for The New Criterion and the author of the novels Love Monkey and A Christmas Caroline. Type a title in the box above to locate a review.

Buy Love Monkey for $4! "Hilarious"--Maslin, NY Times. "Exceedingly readable and wickedly funny romantic comedy"--S.F. Chronicle. "Loud and brash, a helluva lot of fun"--Entertainment Weekly. "Engaging romp, laugh-out-loud funny"-CNN. "Shrewd, self-deprecating, oh-so-witty. Smith's ruthless humor knows no bounds"--NPR

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    Why Nuns Are Dying Out

    By kyle | October 25, 2017

    Liberalizing policy after Vatican II coincided with a huge reduction in the ranks of nuns and religious sisters. The case for a connection between the two is made in an eye-opening new movie, “Novitiate.” More here.

    Topics: Movies | 1 Comment »

    One Response to “Why Nuns Are Dying Out”

    1. Obama bin Biden Says:
      October 25th, 2017 at 8:50 pm

      The Franciscan witches terrorized us in the 70s.