Well, if that blurry photo doesn’t demonstrate the existence of extraterrestrials, nothing does

That blurry thing is the size of the National Stadium of some nation or other! What kind of madman would doubt proof as ironclad as that blurry Chilean thing? The reader who send this along speculates it’s the S.H.I.E.L.D. helicarrier.  I’m down with that. [Read more...]

My inner 8 year old…

really wants this to be true.  So I’m just going to go ahead and decree that it is. [Read more...]

We’re Talking About Tales of the Unexplained….

…over at the Register.  Join the fun! [Read more...]

I’ve Always Liked Chesterton’s Blunt and Refreshing Assessment…

…of St. Thomas’ belief in devils.  Moderns hem and haw and are embarrassed about the devil.  Chesterton, not so much. In his Introduction to St. Thomas Aquinas: The Dumb Ox he writes: I have not thought it necessary to notice those critics who, from time to time, desperately play to the gallery by reprinting paragraphs [Read More...]

Interesting Interview with the Priest involved in the Indiana Exorcism

…over at the Register. As a general rule, I tend to avoid stories about demonic possession in the news since the media loves to sensationalize and I’m leery of priests who blow their own horn about this stuff. My general rule of thumb is that the more famous the exorcist, particularly the self-promoting exorcist, the [Read More...]

Today’s Tale of the Unexplained

The Green Children of Woolpit. [Read more...]

Brain Dead Man Stops Being Brain Dead

After his folks say the Chaplet of the Divine Mercy. Because God, under carefully controlled laboratory conditions, can do whatever the heck he feels like. [Read more...]

Mike Flynn on the Shroud of Turin

He offers a nice discussion of the state of the Question, followed by an absolutely fascinating speculative reconstruction of its history, featuring a gob of documentation I was unfamiliar with. After this, I think it’s pretty darn hard to buy the “It was made in the 1340s” line of dogma. My challenge to Shroud skeptics [Read More...]

Tales of the Unexplained

The riddle of the ‘angel priest’; Appears from nowhere to pray with trapped girl, vanishes… MYSTERY: Doesn’t appear in 70 photos of scene… I love stories like this. [Read more...]

Definitive Proof of the Existence of Doctor Who

Century old Swiss watch found in Chinese tomb sealed for 400 years. [Read more...]


So how do smarty pants skeptics explain this?: [Read more...]

Speaking of the credulity of Spirit Daily…

today their big banner headline is “GRIPPING NEW BOOK DETAILS ALLEGED APPARITIONS AND PROPHECIES OF PAGAN BOY IN DEEP AFRICA” Ahem. If I were to put up a headline that urged my readers “PAY ATTENTION TO HOROSCOPES” or “CONSULT WITCH DOCTORS” or “PAGAN PROPHETS SHOW US THE WAY” you would be understandably nonplussed. In fact, [Read More...]