Had a fun little day hitting three locations with the youngest going from pinball machine to pinball machine to pinball machine. We started with The Adams Family , progressed to Theatre of Magic, and finished off with Terminator 2. Well for $4 and a couple of small pizzas we got 3 hours of serious pinball. … Continue reading Pinball Pilgrimage
It's funny. As I recall before the election the problem of what to do with those in Gitmo was not a big issue, the only issue was getting in closed. Now that the order has been given suddenly we are seeing a lot more stories like this: One day after President Obama ordered that the … Continue reading A new revelation every day
Don Suber in his just ask me column gets it exactly right on the nonsense column comparing Princess Di and Michelle Obama. It is an insult...to Obama: Mrs. Obama is an accomplished lawyer, pretty good mom (from what I see) and a person of substance who would not fritter away a good marriage for a … Continue reading I second his motion
At yesterday's party my liberal pal Mike pointed out Wonkette and a story there concerning the Conservative version of Wikipedia.at Wonkette that I promised to link to. Back in my hiwired days I had a love hate relationship with Wikipedia in particular and Wiki formats in general. I think Glenn Reynolds put it best: And … Continue reading Speaking of promises here’s one for you Mike
The president's current term of office is 208 weeks long. He has yet to finish the first. I think in terms of campaign promises we can give him a little slack at this point.
I'm jumping a bit ahead in my writing about religion and Catholic faith to touch on something that people find uncomfortable particularly in this modern age. If one claims to be a Christian in general and a Catholic in particular there are several things that are required beliefs. The defining belief is the divinity of … Continue reading Required Catholic Belief; The Devil and Hell