Tips for Navigating the Satirical Web

When you read a headline like this: Michelle Obama To Play Wife Of Lando Calrissian In Star Wars: Episode VII …pause. Before going off on a rant about the incestuous relationship between Hollywood and our political class (real enough as Mrs. Obama’s silly Oscar appearance–and, by the the way, the political career of Ronald Reagan–demonstrated), [Read More…]

Keep These People in Mind…

The next time the NY Times does a poll on the disconnect between the Church and “the people” or the WaPo informs you on What Youth Want the Church to Do. Cringeworthy. [Read more…]

The Ever-Droll Tom Kreitzberg Clarifies Things

Paving Material The Road To Hell The Streets of Hell Good Intentions Yes No The Skulls of Bishops No Yes Just wanted to clear that up. Tom’s invaluable blog is found here. [Read more…]

Why the Party of Romney Lost and Will Keep Losing Till it Gets a Clue

From Cracked: Here is an infographic that ran in the Wall Street Journal talking about how the new tax code would be “highly painful” for Americans. The graphic covers every possible scenario the Wall Street Journal can conceive of, from the single mom only making $260,000 a year to the retired couple trying to get [Read More…]

More Grist for Spirit Daily

Papal resignation.  Asteroid flyby.  Russian Meteor.  Plague of Locusts. And in Seattle this past weekend: Comicon!  The Three Days of Dorkness!   [Read more…]

Who Knew Lutherans Were So Funny?

The last line is the best. [Read more…]

Roman Empire Remembers Peter’s Tainted Legacy

Delightful little spoof of the standard shiv-in-the-ribs “tributes” the MSM always does for the Pope. On a related note, I wrote this a few years back when similar “troubled legacy” stuff was circulating for JPII’s 25th Anniversary: Jesus Christ Celebrates 33rd Anniversary as God Incarnate –But Critics Wonder Whether His Legacy Will be Ruined [Read more…]

Jim Meskimen Really Amazes Me

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A Special Lenten Confession Aid

If you have trouble preparing for the sacrament of reconciliation, may I recommend LIAM NEESON STARING INTO YOUR SOUL FOR 10 HOURS!!! By the time this video is over, you will be ready to confess it all, THE WHOLE SORDID THING! [Read more…]

Lightning Strike on St. Peter’s + Our Lady of Lourdes…

+ this! Clearly the St. Malachy prophesy and Medjugorje are now proven. [Read more…]