About that 8/23/11 Earthquake

I love the above meme with a deathless love.  Still and all, it appears that the quake’s effect may have been worse than we thought: Sinkhole develops under dam in US — 7 nuclear reactors downstream — Water now seeping out — Gov’t notified of ‘stability issues’, plants begin evaluating potential flood impacts — Official: [Read More...]

Go Team Go!

A team of three Catholic seminarians from St. Paul Seminary here in St. Paul, MN will compete in the upcoming season of “The American Bible Challenge”, according to The Catholic Spirit. [Read more...]

I believe this is what is known…

…as “mission creep“. [Read more...]

Question for Collectors

I have three of these, first editions, in mint condition: Are they worth anything or a dime a dozen? [Read more...]

How Charles Schulz Saved…

A Charlie Brown Christmas. Schulz’ story is a sad one in many ways, as the piece describes. One hopes he made it in the end. He was a mainstream Protestant who was, I think, as deeply unprepared for the upheavals of his time as most mainstream Protestants and Catholics were, only he had very little [Read More...]