While I like very much the idea of buying Greenland particularly in the context of keeping China and Russia out I really think there is no percentage in the President canceling the meeting with the Danish Prime minister over her reaction to the suggestion. A lot of these country might not have a lot of … Continue reading A Rare Misstep , Tabib and Jon Sable, Puig’s visits their targets, Everybody (but one) Loses, No Wondermark Environmental Cup For you Meat Eaters Among the Poor! Under the Fedora
My post on Canon Turner's 1st Mass got a lot of attention considering it wasn't instalanched and I wanted to make a point that might have been unclear. I have been to the Latin mass before just not a high mass of the type that was on display. Personally I think it would be healthy … Continue reading Under the Fedora Latin and English, Biden & History, NYT vs Alex Stephens, LGBTQ vs Legal Documents, Dick’s Vs Guns
A few days ago I attended the 1st Mass of Canon Edward Turner of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest who was ordained in Rome on July 4th as a Catholic priest. The Mass was a solemn high mass of the 1962 rite held at St John the Guardian of our lady Parish at … Continue reading Trump, Election 2020 and The Optimism of a Latin Mass.
As a general rule it's not a good idea to blame others for the actions of an individual. For example when Maurice Hill decided to shoot a bunch of police coming to arrest him, it was likely not a political statement on police, had nothing to do with folks like Senators Kamala Harris or Elizabeth … Continue reading The Democrats Own the Philly Cop Shootings
I'm completely confused. When leftists were harassing people like Sarah Huckabee Sanders instead of universal condemnation there were huge debates on TV justifying these actions. People well known to the public, people in media, in entertainment and who hold office were out there suggesting that she had it coming and that such people were to … Continue reading Chris Cuomo and the Left Suddenly Don’t like the New Rules (and what’s with the #fredo stuff?)
The AG has ordered an investigation of the death of Jeffrey Epstein. Thanks to James Comey and the Obama administration almost nobody trusts the government to conduct an honest one. ---------------- In a thread on Twitter Popehat made a pretty good point about incompetence in organization in order to counter those like me who assume … Continue reading Two line thoughts Under the Fedora: Comey Fallout, Popehat’s Point, Release Hunt, Animals being Animals and Good kids with Guns
Today is the feast of the Transfiguration http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/15019a.htm and as such it is an excellent time to answer a question I've been hearing concerning the Dayton and El Paso shootings, particularly from the non-religious: "Were was God when this was going on?" The short answer is: " Where you expect him to be?" For nearly … Continue reading How Dare God leave us when we asked him to
I’m not a big fan of publishing manifesto of killers. The last thing a society that pushes fame and notoriety above all needs to do is give people desperate to feel important a platform. Alas in an instant information age where the value of clicks overwhelm all else, there is zero chance that such sober … Continue reading Some Mass Shooting Thoughts Under the Fedora
There are a lot of great things about the latest offering from Mayim Bialik at her youtube channel titled: I'm A Stay-At-Home Mom...Again! It's full of great insights, the details of basic life, the tasks of a mother of young sons, the repetitiveness and ordinariness of mother's average day, but it's the realization of what … Continue reading Mayim Bialik unintentionally explains the price women have paid for Feminism.
It's been over a year since I added to my "30 tips to stay married 30 years" list mostly because I couldn't think of any new ones past 22 but today one hit me. DaWife and I went out to lunch and on the way back I stopped at the dollar store to buy reading … Continue reading 30 tips to stay married 30 years Tip 23 The Dollar Store is Your Friend
The AP reports noted teenage climate activist is putting her time her month is and crossing the Atlantic in a "high tech sailboat" rather than flying to cut her carbon emissions. Forgetting for a moment all the carbon that was produced in making the ships stores that she will spend days or weeks consuming on … Continue reading Ever hear of Teleconferencing Greta? Bison attacks? Disney’s Fault! The Bell Rings too Late, Finding who really believes. Evan MacMullen and a Ride on a Bus Under the Fedora
Joe Lockheart is publicly claiming that every single person who supports Donald Trump is a racist and should just come out and declare themselves such. Given the number of Trump voters who pulled the lever for Barack Obama either twice or at least once I have a question for him. If we take your assertion … Continue reading Obama created racists? the Unwoke FBI Descriptions, Guns and Garlic, Sir Humphrey on the bright side of the UN and MSM conversion thready Under the Fedora
The long delayed next segment of our Interviews with Immigrants series continues with Joy from Nigeria, recorded in two parts here. Joy's pride and love for her country comes across pretty strong here, but what you aren't aware of is that she has been a tad ill lately so a prayer for her at this … Continue reading Interviews with Immigrants Joy from Nigeria
Yesterday I highlighted my short walking interview with Senator Ted Cruz before his speech, today as I wake up just before 9 AM after a very good 1:30 AM breakfast at Bob and Edith's Diner in Arlington VA I want to tell you a story about what, in my opinion is the most telling and … Continue reading CPAC 2018 / Don’t give a VUK Meet the Voter the Media Narrative says Does Exist
Everyone knew that whoever let the sadness overtake him would sink into the swamp. -The Neverending Story It’s now been a year since President Trump’s election and I, for one, think that’s plenty of time for all the tantrums to have played themselves out. I can understand the disappointment of the losing side in the … Continue reading The Neverending Tantrum