Pintastic New England 2016 is coming… Look busy

We interrupt our coverage of all the political things that would explain my hair loss if I wasn't already short before then to remind you of one of the fun things in life. Last year Massachusetts enjoyed Pintastic NE in Sturbridge MA where we covered both those who make the games and the people who … Continue reading Pintastic New England 2016 is coming… Look busy

Why Mother Angelica Succeeded

♫  And I'm one step ahead of the shoe shine Two steps away from the county line Just trying to keep my customers satisfied, Satisfied. ♪ Keep the Customer Satisfied Simon & Garfunkel 1970 Only today I have found a passage in a Christian writer where he recommends his own version of Christianity on the … Continue reading Why Mother Angelica Succeeded

Compare and Contrast: Trump/Matthews vs Cruz/Matthews

The media are not our friends, they are partisan players, They are not fair and impartial umpires. The most important protectors of Barack Obama right now, is the mainstream media and no one is more ready for Hillary than the mainstream media. So the media tries, typically to do two things to republicans; To caricature … Continue reading Compare and Contrast: Trump/Matthews vs Cruz/Matthews

A few good words on #Millennials

A week doesn't go by without an article on millennials, i.e., a person born in the 1980s or 1990s. A lot of the articles despair, as Matt Vespa does, My generation is a disaster, politically. The PuffHo even tars the whole generation with the same brush, Millennials Now Bringing Their Parents Along On Job Interviews … Continue reading A few good words on #Millennials

Americans Evacuated from Turkey Administration embar…LOOK COREY LEWANDOWSKI!

In the wake of a week of Terrorist attacks in Europe and Asia the administration has decided it's time to get Americans the hell out of Turkey: The State Department and Pentagon ordered the families of U.S. diplomats and military personnel Tuesday to leave posts in southern Turkey due to security fears. The two agencies … Continue reading Americans Evacuated from Turkey Administration embar…LOOK COREY LEWANDOWSKI!

Feet on the Road

by baldilocks Today I walked to the library to print out the postage that Amazon sent me so that I could return a non-operational shredder that stopped working after a few months (yes, I oiled it). Then I walked over to a UPS store to send the package. It was a nice little trek. I’ve … Continue reading Feet on the Road

What a difference a year makes Walker Endorses Cruz will it matter?

Just under a year ago at the start of the campaign season Scott Was considered a key guy. At the initial FITN event I found it impossible to get anywhere near him for an interview or a question (Incidentally at the same event two months before he announced one could approach Donald Trump without much … Continue reading What a difference a year makes Walker Endorses Cruz will it matter?

Asad Shah and Continued Ahmadiyya Denial

1st Romana: All he’s doing is using you. Madame Lamia: I know. But that is better than nothing. Doctor Who  The Androids of Tara 1978 We keep hearing about the fear of a backlash against Muslims over the Brussels attacks against Muslims and we've finally got an actual murder of a Muslim in the west … Continue reading Asad Shah and Continued Ahmadiyya Denial

Pseudo Miracles My…the MSM vs Mother Angelica & EWTN

My son, when you come to serve the LORD, prepare yourself for trials. Be sincere of heart and steadfast, undisturbed in time of adversity. Cling to him, forsake him not; thus will your future be great. Accept whatever befalls you, in crushing misfortune be patient; For in fire gold is tested, and worthy men in … Continue reading Pseudo Miracles My…the MSM vs Mother Angelica & EWTN

A Lesson From Animal House confirms Stacy McCain (Content Warning)

One of the arguments that Stacy McCain makes which constantly upsets people is that one of the best ways to prevent "date rape" or unwanted sexual advances is to avoid campus parties, frat or otherwise, that involve drinking and drugs. It's worth noting that this booze/drugs culture was exacerbated by the classic Movie Animal House, … Continue reading A Lesson From Animal House confirms Stacy McCain (Content Warning)

Trump’s Introduction to Louisiana Politics

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – Donald Trump isn’t a happy camper and is now threatening a lawsuit against the Louisiana GOP.  As you may recall, Trump won the Louisiana primary a few weeks ago, however, as I noted in my post on the election, there were a number of votes cast for candidates that had … Continue reading Trump’s Introduction to Louisiana Politics

Mother Angelica Fighting for the Faith and Winning

Darth Vader: Your powers are weak, old man. Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi: You can't win, Darth. If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you could possibly imagine. Star Wars 1977 Yesterday on Easter Sunday Mother Angelica died at the age of 92. She was a living contradiction. She was a poor nun … Continue reading Mother Angelica Fighting for the Faith and Winning

Let me introduce you to Skidbone

A couple of weeks ago I got out of work early so I headed to Denny's to get a bite to eat. It was dead empty but I met a young man named Adam who waited on my table. We talked a bit about his life and his attempt to do his best to support … Continue reading Let me introduce you to Skidbone

100 word fan fiction. “The repeated Meme”

"If Dube had been tempted by a young fraulien, that's nature, I would have let him live, but to lose the bank plates to a alte Frau", he laughed", Herr Maverick that's incompetence." Even with a lifetime's practice it took effort for the old gambler to chuckle with the General's who not only had revealed … Continue reading 100 word fan fiction. “The repeated Meme”

The decline and fall of Chicago

By John Ruberry Two unwelcome pieces of bad news punched Chicago in the face last week. A state pension reform law for two municipal pension plans was unanimously ruled unconstitutional by the Illinois Supreme Court. Also last week came news that the Chicago metropolitan area saw the biggest population drop of the nation's metro regions. Chicago … Continue reading The decline and fall of Chicago