On the death of Phyllis Schlafly

A reader writes: We are waiting for your hateful celebratory diatribe on the death of Phyllis Schlafly. When I was in fourth grade, I was watching the Twilight Zone one evening.  It was the episode where the plane flies back in time to Jurassic period and the pilot has to figure out how to return [Read More…]

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Rod Bennett and I had a jolly time yesterday

with a wide-ranging discussion of superstition, Magi, private revelation and the mysterious shadowland of odd human experience and legend. [Read more…]

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On the air today with Doug O’Brien at 5 PM Eastern

…talking about subsidiarity and the funhouse mirror version of it known as “libertarianism” (the defects of which are summarized here): Give us a call or text us at 1-573-4BREAD4 or tweet us @breadboxmedia. [Read more…]

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Okay. One more Star Trek post

About the rocky beginnings of the legendary show. [Read more…]

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And while we are nerding out about

Star Trek, there is this: [Read more…]

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In other Star Trek news…

Here’s a little discussion of what the famous Star Trek battle music owes to Stravinsky: Compare and contrast: And here’s an interview with the composer, Gerald Fried (skip to 13:39 for the Star Trek-related stuff): [Read more…]

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Props to Facebook

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the debut of Star Trek, they did this: [Read more…]

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US to Nigeria: Screw you and your Boko Haram victims

…until you believe and profess homosex and birth control are the source and summit of all that is good, noble, righteous, and glorious. So glad colonialism is a thing of the past. [Read more…]

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You will never make me apologize for this!

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On the Air with Rod Bennett at 5 PM Eastern

on Connecting the Dots.  Today we will be talking about Superstition. Give us a call or text us at 1-573-4BREAD4 or tweet us @breadboxmedia. [Read more…]

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Why Progressives Should Oppose Abortion

Interesting piece at CNN: Progressives believe that society must continually extend its embrace to all persons, no matter who they are. And make no mistake, the child in the womb is indeed a human. This isn’t a religious or metaphysical claim, but a scientific assertion that is verifiable at the moment of conception. The child [Read More…]

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Scott Eric Alt talks common sense…

to readers of America who really want to pretend that you can support laws in direct contradiction to the moral law against taking innocent human life. A word of caution: Don’t become one of those poor souls that reads the witty, click baity title and fails to read the article or you will totally miss [Read More…]

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Wow!

The rock-ribbed conservative Dallas Morning News endorses the Dem for the first time in 75 years. You can hear the pained reluctance in their tone. Only the folly of a party in love with Trump could drag them to it. And like most sane conservatives, the DMN editors realize they have no obligation to pretend [Read More…]

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So all that “Hitler’s Pope” bushwah?

Yeah.  It turns out not so much, according the National Geographic. [Read more…]

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Always remove 50 IQ points when the media covers the Church

So, for instance, this headline should read: San Rafael woman to break canon law to pretend to be ordained Catholic priest It turns out that, as Hebrews says “one does not take the honor upon himself, but he is called by God”  (Heb 5:4). And being called by God involves more than “I want it.  Gimme [Read More…]

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Prudence is the knack for seeing what it so

Matthew Tyson, who is prolife, has that knack: The biggest myth sold to the pro-life movement is that Republican presidents appointing Conservative justices are crucial in the fight against abortion. And yet, both Roe vs. Wade AND Planned Parenthood vs. Casey were decided with a conservative majority. Not only that, but over the last 45 [Read More…]

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Jason Bach’s cartoons…

…are so fun! [Read more…]

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Paulists on the election

…offering a fully Catholic–that is, fully prolife–approach to our deliberations on the common good. [Read more…]

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Glenn Greenwald is an honest man

He reminds his fellow journalists that their job is to tell the truth, not lie Hillary Clinton into the White House. [Read more…]

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Big Ben has a Twitter Account

Fur realz: BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG — Big Ben (@big_ben_clock) September 6, 2016 That kills me. [Read more…]

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Deacon Steven Greydanus and I had an uncommon amount of fun on Friday

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