Leah Libresco has a fascinating post…

…celebrating one of the greatest heroes in human history–and a guy you’ve never heard of: Lieutenant Colonel Stanislav Yevgrafovich Petrov I cannot help but wonder how many of our kill crazy trigger happy pre-emptive warriors in comboxes or on Talk Radio these days would demonstrate the steely restraint that man did in refusing to panic [Read More...]

The First Epistle of Geoffrey…

…to the Americans suggests that there is more to life than the political. [Read more...]

Lessons on Morality from Shakespeare

…as articulated by Kevin O’Brien. [Read more...]

Post Abortion Walk tells the story…

…of a post-abortive father. Abortion = 1 dead, two wounded. That’s even more true, by the way, if the wounded think they are fine. [Read more...]

South African Chris Shepherd…

argues about the American elections, talks about the badassest miracles, and persuades me that his brother is cuter than mine (though not cuter than the mega super cuteness of The Cuteness): …all from a Catholic perspective. Check thou him out! By the way, I was highly amused by Chris’ find of this Totally Scientific Chart [Read More...]

In the evening of our lives…

we will be judged on our love. Kevin O’Brien reflects on that fact. [Read more...]

Still playing catchup, but I’m happy to always say…

Simcha Fisher is fantastically good whenever she writes about anything whatsoever and they should fire Maureen Dowd and replace her with Simcha. She’s smarter.  She’s a better writer.  She talks about more interesting stuff.  What’s not to love.  You should go read her.               Hey!  Are you still reading this?  [Read More...]

Fr. Denis Lemieux…

… the untergang des abendlandes. [Read more...]

I think any blog called…

The Ontological Lapsometer deserves a good looking at, especially since the author has the good sense to look at post-modernity through the lens of Walker Percy.  Check thou it out. [Read more...]

Yay! Barb Nicolosi Harrington…

joins Patheos! One of my favorite people.  That reminds me, you should also check out Jeffrey Overstreet’s Patheos blog. [Read more...]

Matt Archbold Cracks Me Up

Here he is, giving us an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the glossy, high-powered, sexy life of the fast-paced Catholic freelance journalist in his sleek urban world of fast women, big bankrolls, and power schmoozing with the high and mighty.  Don’t you just wish you had it as cushy as him? [Read more...]

Meet the Other Fr Z

A reader writes: Fr. Christopher M. Zelonis, (or the other Father Z ha ha) has a blog that he’s been writing for a while now. He’s brilliant, but self admittedly technology deficient, but eager to learn. This good Father’s work has helped me greatly. So, I think he’s just awesome. He is trying to get [Read More...]


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