Thomas Peters & another Pope-a-Dope story

Another day, another story out of the Vatican getting spun: Pope Francis moved on Monday against a conservative American cardinal who has been an outspoken critic of abortion and same-sex marriage, by replacing him on a powerful Vatican committee with another American who is less identified with the culture wars within the Roman Catholic Church. … Continue reading Thomas Peters & another Pope-a-Dope story

My Conspiracy Theory

It's not exactly a hot news flash, but here goes. With all of the media events of recent years that have been molded and shaped by reporters to fit a certain set of narratives, why would anyone not believe that the fix has been in for decades with respect to almost every topic and every … Continue reading My Conspiracy Theory

That’s the right question

Cui Bono? Lucius Cassius Longinus Ravilla 2nd Century BC David: Why is that wrong? Darryl: Look, I have the gift. I didn't ask for it, but I do. I can sense these things, spirits, whatever you wanna call 'em. Why they're hangin' here in the first place? That's their unfinished business. David: Do I have … Continue reading That’s the right question

Tim Armstrong/Patch Take notes!

The Oracle: Have they not been given? 4th Doctor: Well, that's what I'm asking. The Oracle: Who are you to dare question my word? 4th Doctor: Well, who do I have to be to dare question your word? Doctor Who Underworld 1978 On occasion when I've been out covering stories I'd run into people who … Continue reading Tim Armstrong/Patch Take notes!