God Bless Pia de Solenni!

She’s a formidable warrior on behalf of the unborn and the other day she and a number of other formidable warriors (including our terrific Archbishop Sartain) achieved the near-impossible of stopping the abortion juggernaut in the Washington State Senate.  Read all about it here. The hilarious thing about the Abortion Lobby here in the Soviet of [Read More...]

Caesar Forbids Charity to do Works of Mercy

Everything within the state, nothing outside the state, nothing against the state. So stop feeding the homeless, Christians. Here is what Christians should say to Seattle Caesar: “We must obey God rather than men. Drop dead.” Then we should set to work subverting this stupid rule at every opportunity. [Read more...]

If you are musical and in Western Washington…

You might be interested in this: Our Lady of Fatima in the Magnolic neighborhood of Seattle is hosting a really intriguing liturgical music conference this coming weekend. I thought some of your readers would be interested in hearing about it. The different sessions are geared for all different levels – Music ministers, cantors, clergy, and [Read More...]

Yay! Happy News!

Speak of the devil, and there’s the flutter of angels’ wings.  I mention “Almost Live” in this space a couple of days ago.  Now, come to find out the gang that made it is is creating a new Seattle-based sketch comedy show called “The (206)” (that’s our area code, in case you want to know). [Read more...]

One of the Most Grievous Losses to Seattle Culture

…apart from the closure of Jones’ Fantastic Museum, was the cancellation of Almost Live.  Happily, it lives on thanks to Youtube: Bill Nye, before he became The Science Guy, was a Boeing engineer who did standup and, well, stuff like this for local TV. He did gigs at a comedy club that’s across the street [Read More...]

Hey Seattle! Messiah is Coming

A reader writes: Hi, Mark!  I was wondering if you could let your Seattle-area readers know about an opportunity this weekend to hear a holiday classic and support a really wonderful parish music program. Our Lady of Fatima in Magnolia will be performing Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, November 18 at 3:00pm.  We use period instruments [Read More...]

I bet *your* lame-o city…

…doesn’t have a team of superheros defending it! Another reason Seattle rocks. [Read more...]

This is So Intensely Seattle

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Washington Dems Secure the Demon-Possessed Demographic

JZ Knight, noted Ramtha Channeler and medium disgorges a profanity-laced rant against the Catholic Church worthy of Pazazu by way of support for the Democrats here in Washington State.  One gets the general impression from many Seattle area Democrats that it’s not so much the sentiments she expresses as the fact that she got caught expressing [Read More...]

Depression Era Seattle

aka “Mordor by the Sound”: It’s kind of amazing that we went from this laissez faire capitalist hellhole punctuated with Commie violence to this sort of post-Puritan greenie town of latte sippers and bicycling enthusiasm. [Read more...]