You can sing this to the tune of “I Believe in Father Christmas” by Greg Lake (there are also versions by Emerson, Lake, and Palmer and also by U2 that you may be familiar with): I Believe in Snow at Easter They said there’ll be snow at Easter And snow on Palm Sunday [Read More…]
The image appeared in a Polish newspaper (HT Reddit) and is clearly worth sharing! I also like this one: [Read more…]
While I have been blogging about the Doctor Who Christmas special, “The Snowmen,” Indianapolis and central Indiana have been blanketed in a blizzard dumping a foot of snow on the city, and it is still falling, with strong winds. I am very disappointed that some employers have not shown the sort of concern for their [Read More…]
There’s an alleged photo of Hurricane Sandy drawing near to New York. I wondered about its authenticity, but I still shared it on Facebook, and then had it pointed out to me that its a fake: It is apparently a mash-up of two photos. If you want real (and for that reason even more impressive) [Read More…]
The Doctor Who episode “The Seeds Of Death” witnesses the return of the Ice Warriors and the introduction of what later on would be referred to as a “trans-mat” device, but which here was referred to as a “T-mat” which stood for “Travel-Mat.” I wonder what the Ice Warriors will look like if they ever [Read More…]
I have heard people say that a fast moving burst of hot air is coming up the East Coast and is troubling residents further North in places like New York. I am pretty sure that this refers to one of the following, but I am not sure which… [Read more…]
Palin Revere Rides Again: Is Christianity About Learning the Truth or Making What You Already Believe “The Truth”?
In the hullabaloo about Sarah Palin’s lack of familiarity with Paul Revere, some of the attention seems to me to focus on what is a less important point. Everyone flubs historical details at some point, even major ones. The bigger issue is one that I highlighted in another post recently, and which Scott Bailey also [Read More…]