Voices of the 2017 Catholic Marketing Network Patti McGuire Armstrong

I spoke to writer Patti McGuire Armstrong at the 2017 Catholic Marketing Network Her website is here, her author page on Amazon is here her page at CatholicMom.com is here The Rest of my Catholic Marketing Network posts are here. This blog is a venture in capitalism that depends primarily on readers. You can help finance … Continue reading Voices of the 2017 Catholic Marketing Network Patti McGuire Armstrong

Emma Lindsay: A Missing Consideration and an Untapped Resource

Sheldon Cooper: ...But you do bring up an interesting point. I don’t have to break new ground here, I’m sure much of the research already exists. Leonard Hofstadter: No! no, my point is, if you want to learn how to make friends, then just go out to a coffee shop or a museum. Meet people. … Continue reading Emma Lindsay: A Missing Consideration and an Untapped Resource

Illinois’ bubbling soda tax rebellion

By John Ruberry "And it was inevitable that some of these people pushed back..." Ray Bradbury, The Martian Chronicles. Could it be that the deep-blue residents of America's second-most populous county, Cook County--Chicago is the county seat--have had enough? Probably not, at least yet. But serious dissent may be bubbling as the effects of Cook … Continue reading Illinois’ bubbling soda tax rebellion

The #Unexpectedly Chronicles: Australian “Islamophobia” Edition

Definition of phobia :  an exaggerated usually inexplicable and illogical fear of a particular object, class of objects, or situation Merriam Webster Online I wish I could say I was surprised by this story: A LOCAL council has banned the construction of a synagogue in Bondi because it could be a terrorist target, in a shock … Continue reading The #Unexpectedly Chronicles: Australian “Islamophobia” Edition