Search Results for: kitsch

oh yeah, I forgot to mention…

... to commemorate another year of multiple nominations in a new media award event where I don't stand a snow ball's chance in hell of winning, I would like to announce the annual... 2011 CANNONBALL CATHOLIC BLOG AWARDS™©! ta da.It's an annual tradition here on The Crescat, five years in the making, where I celebrate being completely under appreciated and snubbed in favor of that dude, what's his name, Peters-something-or-another.It's a Blog Award for all us under appreciated types, and y … [Read more...]

experts…

... did you know all it takes to be a self proclaimed expert is a blog? Blogger will magically bestow these credentials upon you. Seriously. I got my fancifully engraved diploma right beside me... Doctorate in Catholic Stuff with a minor in Shitty Art. It's totally legit. Don't believe me. There are all manor of experts blogging just search for yourself... marriage experts who are "experts" simply because they managed to make it down the aisle, child "psychologists" specializing in child rearing … [Read more...]

we have a winner…

... How can you top this? I think this is what happens when Pentecostals take acid. source. … [Read more...]

local events…

... Eucharistic Congress, Sept 10 & 11. Also, the Catholic Company is having a warehouse sale this weekend with benefits going to the Misionaries of the Poor. Time for me to load up on yard statues and my much loved kitsch. … [Read more...]

there goes the neighborhood…

... I got new neighbors and, judging by the kitsch in their yard, they're Catholic. Let the competition to be crowned the Tackiest Neighbor begin. At least this gives me an excuse to break out the Christmas lights a few months early. Oh, this is going to be so much fun. … [Read more...]

thank you, kind readers…

... for the understanding and sympathetic words regarding my travel predicament. Please continue to pray for me. I might still be able to go in the first part of May... provided. Please let this piece of shitty art express my humble gratitude. Ok, I can admit it, I am with Mr. Korger in kind of liking this. It has a certain earnest kitschy charm. image source. … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Baby Jesus…

... here are the top ten tackiest representations of your birth...Only in Florida with 52 votes Submitted by: The Young Catholic Human Hair with 39 votes submitted by: Erichttp://d.yimg.com/static.video.yahoo.com/yep/YV_YEP.swf?ver=2.2.46My personal fav; Cthulhu Nativity with 39 votes Submitted by: MikeLSD Frogs with 28 votes Submitted by: KathrynThe Birth of Cheeses of Nazareth with 18 Submitted by: EricSimpson's Nativity with 14 votes Submitted by: The Young Catholic Recycled Trash with 12 … [Read more...]

time for another Crescat Contest…

... Started by St. Francis in 1223, the nativity scene has become an endearing symbol commemorating the birth of Christ. Such a beautiful sentiment... some how I don't suppose St. Francis ever fathomed his idea would be morphed into some gloriously awful kitsch and that I would hold a contest to crown the tackiest.Voting has been divided in three parts based on it's sheer volume. The top ten tacky nativities will be featured when voting is closed December 24th. Vote now and may the crappiest … [Read more...]

sadness is…

... when your own craptastic contest makes Baby Jesus cry. Mike, you out did yourself. Seriously. Now I cry. … [Read more...]


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