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    Archive for May, 2017

    Monday

    Monday, May 22nd, 2017

    Miscellaneous Rambling Five more days until the holiday weekend. It has become Work Weekend for me. My entire family deserts me to go bird watching, so I use the time to get caught up at the office and the garden. I honestly don’t know how people with children have time to spend three full days […]

    Sunday, May 21st, 2017

    False Gods & Godlessness: Islamic Corruption & the Death of Great Britain (essay by Joseph Pearce) https://t.co/125empCvhA — ImaginativeConservat (@imaginativecons) May 20, 2017 Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

    Saturday

    Saturday, May 20th, 2017

    Zmirak hits the nail again On Weiner: The perfect, post-modern "Last man." Marries Islamist, cheats on her, pushes far left agenda self-righteously, cyber-molests teen, cries. https://t.co/E5neGdAecf — John Zmirak (@JZmirak) May 19, 2017 Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

    Friday

    Friday, May 19th, 2017

    BYCU Man, it’s everything I can do not to drink myself into a coma. Everything is intense: from work to garden to work again. I finally knocked off work last night at 7:30, gardened for an hour, then watched the 2006 Showtime hit, Dexter, with Marie and Michael. It’s a good show. It was made […]

    Thursday

    Thursday, May 18th, 2017

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    Wednesday

    Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

    “[O]ur five transcendental desires for perfect truth, love, goodness, beauty, and being (home) will continue to affect us whether we acknowledge them or not. We will still want to know everything about everything, even if we abandon the pursuit of truth; still desire perfect love, even if we think it does not exist; still desire […]

    Tuesday

    Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

    Miscellaneous Rambling Correction: Providence College is not Jesuit. It’s Dominican. I guess I just assumed it venerated the black pope: it has a good basketball team and it’s Leftist. My apologies. Speaking of Dominicans, I guess they’re fond of this joke: The Dominicans were established to fight the Albigensians. The Jesuits were formed to fight […]

    Monday

    Monday, May 15th, 2017

    Miscellaneous Rambling The poster boy for intolerance, Anthony Esolen, is this year’s commencement speaker at Hillsdale College. Good for him. I don’t know him personally, but by all accounts, he’s a real decent guy. What the Leftist robots at Providence did to him is (yet another) permanent black mark on the Jesuits (“[H]ad I been […]

    Sunday

    Sunday, May 14th, 2017

    I was absolutely swamped at the office last week, so when Trump fired Comey, I didn’t have time to read anything about it at first. Instead, I simply caught blurbs here and there. I was thinking, “Boy, it really looks like Trump did it this time. This looks terrible. Everyone thinks he did it to […]

    Saturday

    Saturday, May 13th, 2017

    Gavin McInnes’ latest. Just another reason why every racist allegation is now simply a farce. You might as well accuse someone of being an alien in possession of an earthling’s body. Might it be true? Perhaps, but there is no way to know and the allegation is almost always totally bogus and always meaningless because […]

    Friday

    Friday, May 12th, 2017

    Wow, full-on life blitz: office, family, garden. Every May, I say, “This May won’t be so brutal like the past.” And every May, I’m wrong. The number of obligations is stunning . . . and wearying. Fortunately, I continue to make time for a few weekday Masses and a few weekday drinks. Last night, I […]

    Thursday

    Thursday, May 11th, 2017

    From the Gardening Journals The garden chronicles continue. On Monday, I got a half acre scraped off, which I was stoked to see. I then went out right after work to start churning the soil. I ran into a phenomenon that locals call “Sturgis top soil.” I guess it’s highly unusual: Incredibly rich soil, but […]

     


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