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PBC News & Comment Monday, February 13

Catholic bishops feed fake furor over contraception, asking government to enforce rules that most Catholics ignore; breaking news from Bahrain via email from Medea Benjamin of Code Pink   Also covered:

--Iran attacks Israeli diplomat in New Delhi, using magnetic bomb delivered by motorcycle, mirroring attacks on Iranian nuke scientists

--Forbes, the self-styled "capitalist tool", publishes "10 fun facts about drones"

--NY Times lengthy story shows that people who are deeply opposed to the "social safety net" are increasingly relying on it--what's the matter with Chisago??

--George Monbiot reports recent study shows that many conservatives are stupid!

--Greeks riot over cruel austerity package