Pamela Geller Looks Longingly at Communist China

In the ongoing metamorphoses of the Thing that Used to be Conservatism into a social movement that manages to get almost everything wrong, here is one of its Shapers of “Thought” hoping against hope that America would just grab the One Ring, and transform itself into a mass-murdering Communist despotism (and the one with more blood [Read More...]

Prayer Request and a Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

A reader writes: I am a 44 year old woman with many health problems who is trying to get on permanent disability. In the meantime, I am not able to pay my rent on the pittance given to me by unemployment ( was laid off end of April).  I have few friends who are in [Read More...]

A reader asks about a pregnant neighbor

He writes: I have a question I thought you might be able to help me with. An acquaintance of mine — someone I see regularly but don’t know intimately enough to consider a friend — recently announced that she is pregnant. She is not, however, married nor has she given any indication that she intends [Read More...]

Behold the Spam of God!

Funny stuff is happening over at the Register. [Read more...]

Shatner on the Mike Douglas Show. You’re welcome!

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Student Says “Bless you” After Sneeze

Get suspended from school by ridiculous tyrannical teacher. I hope every kid in that school makes a point of saying “Bless you” on every flimsy pretense. It’s this kind of authoritarian idiocy that begs for hilarious civil disobedience. [Read more...]

The Myth of the Morally Neutral Tool

One of the favorite myths of gun culture is the myth of the Morally Neutral Tool.  As the legend goes, “A gun is just a tool, it’s what you choose to do with it that matters”. But as the police in Ferguson, MO recently demonstrated, the notion that our tools do not exert enormous pressure [Read More...]

When you make excuses for evil while pretending you aren’t

…you eventually just go ahead, drop the pretense, and embrace evil with both arms: Money quote: “All life is not equal. That’s a difficult thing for liberals like me to talk about, lest we wind up looking like death-panel-loving, kill-your-grandma-and-your-precious-baby storm troopers.” Well…. yes?   [Read more...]

Urgent Prayer Request

Our dear friend Kim Carroll and her family urgently need your prayers. I write with a two-fold request: (1) pray for Kim Carroll (details below) for her brain surgery tomorrow, and (2) intercede to Servant of God Vincent Capodanno (he needs a miracle to advance his cause). One of Kim’s sisters wrote the following today [Read More...]

Kevin O’Brien on the Divine Drama and Showbiz

Something he knows rather a lot about! [Read more...]


Sooo… if the washing is not made in China, I guess we are supposed to leave the child in. Good to have clarity. [Read more...]

My Son the Walrus

Yr. Obdt. Svt., Peter the Goofy, and a possibly puzzled Fr. Marcin at a recent parish ice cream social: [Read more...]