Fairwell, Earl UPDATED

One of the greats has passed into eternity. Godspeed, Earl Scruggs. A nice tribute from Steve Martin: Some nights he had the stars of North Carolina shooting from his fingertips. Before him, no one had ever played the banjo like he did. After him, everyone played the banjo like he did, or at least tried. [Read More...]

What, No Hyboria?

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Conan will not be pleased. Shamelessly stolen from Mark Shea. [Read more...]

Prosthetics Through Time

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This beautiful series of photographs from the BBC shows how people have created artificial limbs as far back as ancient Egypt. There’s a poignant beauty to many of these creations, particularly the steel and brass arm pictured above, which dates from some time between 1840 and 1940. From the past, we turn to two visions of [Read More...]

New Catholic Resources From Logos

Andrew Jones, the man spearheading the Logos Bible Software Catholic program, is pushing ahead with some incredible add-ons to the original three base packages. The following are already available: There is a nice selection of texts from the Pontifical Biblical Institute, focusing on different topics in scripture study. These are divided in a New Testament Studies Collection (11 [Read More...]


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