Fr. Joseph Wilson gave this homily yesterday at St. Luke’s Parish in Queens: Sermon: xxix Sunday in Ordinary Time “A” +IN NOMINE Today, I need to put aside the Scripture readings appointed for today. We have something else we need to talk about. It is an urgent concern, an unpleasant topic, but if we are [Read More...]

Steven Pinker looks down from his Ivory Tower on a suffering humanity and sez… “Hey! Suffering Humanity! You’re just a bag of chemicals! Get me! I’ve got tenure! HA!” What I like about this is how silly it makes “religious” prochoice arguments. You know, the “Science can detect no ensoulment of the fetus, so it’s [Read More...]

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K-Lo! Rod! The great thing about my blog is that it kept working all weekend! David – 1 Goliath – 0 [Read more...]

A site that makes me think of Reactionary True Catholics[TM] (and of members of the Academic Compassion Gestapo) Are you moving your mouse correctly? [Read more...]

This is absolutely factual [Read more...]

This is why the Internet is so cool The Igor Mystery solved! Son of Frankenstein (1939) Wolf Frankenstein, son of Henry Frankenstein, returns with his wife, to his fathers estate to claim his inheritance. When he arrives with his family he recieves a hostile reception from locals.While exploring his fathers laboratory he comes across crooked [Read More...]

Victor Lams, Our Man in Michigan, Reports on the Latest AmChurch Endorsements of Pro-Babykilling candidate Granholm Let these wicked priests know that they don’t get a free pass for spitting on Christ in the “least of these.” [Read more...]

My latest piece is up on Catholic Exchange [Read more...]

Which reminds me I saw the original “Frankenstein” the other day (a complete bowdlerization of the novel) and was stunned to discover that the hunchbacked assistant (who is, of course, nowhere to be found in the novel) is named… “Fritz”! “Fritz”?! What about “Igor”? Which got me wondering. How did the name “Igor” become the [Read More...]

That’s “Fronkenshteen”, not “Frankenstein”! Science marches on. I can’t help but wonder if this guy has a hunchbacked assistant. [Read more...]

Peg Noonan is such a breath of fresh air [Read more...]