Veal and loathing in Fitchburg Massachusetts…

...well in my kitchen anyway. By the look of it I don't think there is going to be a lot of loathing. The veal seems to be coming out perfect, once the sauce and cheese are added and the Ziti cooked the perfect Valentines meal will be ready for supper. You know there is more … Continue reading Veal and loathing in Fitchburg Massachusetts…

Jeff Mercie on Planned Parenthood

You might remember yesterday I posted a video of Joan Conroy talking about planned parenthood and minorities. As was evident Joan would not be a member of any minority group so what business does she have saying anything about it? I've never been one for the chickenhawk argument business but for those who are meet … Continue reading Jeff Mercie on Planned Parenthood

The right choice

A tough call for the 5th street diner. Wednesday is Ash Wednesday and for 40 days Catholics will be eating a whole lot more fish. Their fish dinner is first rate but they expect to see the price of their fresh fish is likely going to go from $4.99lb to $7.99 lb. (Last week they … Continue reading The right choice

The most dangerous thing to give your foes is hope…

...as the democratic party is now discovering: “People are coming out of the woodwork saying, ‘We’ve been Republicans in hiding and now we want to be out and help,’ ” said Jeffrey Hopkins, chairman of the City Republican Committee in the old Democratic union stronghold of Fall River. It's like the fall of communism, once … Continue reading The most dangerous thing to give your foes is hope…

Dr. who Logopolis: Amazon Review

My review of the Doctor who DVD Logopolis Featuring Tom Baker in his final regular appearance as the 4th Doctor (apart from the regeneration scene reprise in Castrovalva) is available at Amazon.com here. My original review was in 2001 referring to the VHS tape, I've edited it to reflect the DVD release.

Talk about bad timing

Ya think some Planned Parenthood fans might have wished that report didn't make it out this week? The ones involved in Fitchburg likely do: Local city and religious leaders this week reacted to a report issued by the International Planned Parenthood Federation, which criticizes the approach the Catholic Church and Islam take to sexuality, and … Continue reading Talk about bad timing

I had the post all written in my head…

Even after the Lonely Conservative joined the ridiculously long list of bloggers encouraging people to send money to a total stranger to send him to CPAC (thanks oh lonely one btw) I had already resigned myself to staying home. I knew exactly how I was going to say it. I was going to explain how … Continue reading I had the post all written in my head…