How great artists influence each other [Read more...]

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...]

The Invaluable Dale Price on Peter Singer [Read more...]

Light blogging today Got a book to edit. To distract you from my dereliction of duty, here’s a question for you to chew on: Which is more important: ordinary things or extraordinary things? Be sure to define what you mean by each. And give reasons for your replies. If you don’t like that one, try [Read More...]