Pope Francis: “The Marxist Ideology is Wrong”

With that quote: “The Marxist ideology is wrong. But I have met many Marxists in my life who are good people, so I don’t feel offended.” I'm wondering if Time is regretting that "Person of the year" cover after this interview?  Of course they could just spin like AP on twitter Pope Francis on being … Continue reading Pope Francis: “The Marxist Ideology is Wrong”

Hope after “Hope and Change”

By John Ruberry During a run through Morton Grove, Illinois' Linne Woods on Friday, I came across a white pine seedling. White pines are rare in northeastern Illinois, so perhaps this young tree is a good omen, along the lines of the blossoming of the White Tree of Gondor in Minas Tirith in the extended … Continue reading Hope after “Hope and Change”

Baseball: Want to stop Collisions at the plate? Enforce the existing Rules!

There is a huge debate about baseball, as mentioned on live at five,  banning home plate collisions. How about MLB banning home plate collisions! Catchers will not be able to block the plate. It still has to pass the MLBPA this winter. — Keith Mondillo (@keithmondillo) December 12, 2013 Baseball Icon Pete Rose is upset … Continue reading Baseball: Want to stop Collisions at the plate? Enforce the existing Rules!