You can never have too much Gene Kelly and Donald O’Connor

Here they are in a TV special from 1959, being awesome: This only proves once again that God invented whiskey so we Irish would not rule the world. [Read more...]

Science: Not Merely Cool

Super-cool: [Read more...]

If you are a fan of Babylon 5…

Jimmy Akin found a very moving video of a little talk by JMS on the courage of Jeff Conaway, Andreas Katsoulas, and, in particular, Michael O’Hare. Eternal rest, grant them (and Richard Biggs), O Lord. I can’t help but like JMS. As Christ-haunted an atheist as I’ve ever seen, and with a deep love for [Read More...]

Catholic Fiction…

….continues to do interesting things! [Read more...]

“A man does not grow a beard in a fit of passion.” – G.K. Chesterton

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The Extremely Impressive Cady and Benjamin Crosby…

are touring their Titanic Heroes presentations around the country this summer.  If you can, go see them and learn about the heroes of the Titanic, the four chaplains of the Dorchester, and the Battle of Lepanto.  We saw them last summer at the Chesterton Conference in Reno.  These kids are a force of nature. [Read more...]

My Friend Marcus Daly Stars…

in Vimeo’s Staff Pick of the Day. It’s a short, very beautiful, film on his Catholic coffin-making apostolate. Marcus is the real deal. He lives on Vashon Island near Seattle with his fambly. We will be hanging out with them (and a bunch of other friends and fambly) this weekend when we all head to [Read More...]

Hm. Okay. I Suppose

But I still think this is way cooler: [Read more...]

It’s the Catholic Controversies Video Library!

The clever Stephen Gabriel, fresh from publishing Catholic Controversies (with a couple of essays by Yr. Obdt. Svt. as well as a lot of much better essays by a bunch of much better writers) has now set up the very cool Catholic Controversies Video Library.  Sez he: Moorings Press just launched the Catholic Controversies Video [Read More...]

Reader Lori Pieper writes with a generous offer

Thanks so much for hosting the “Angels and Saints at Ephesus” giveaway — what a sign of hope for all us weary toilers out there! And I’m not saying this just because I won (though I still can’t believe I won anything). I think the only fair thing to do in return is to offer [Read More...]