Month: September 2015

Meyers

A referee in a professional soccer match in Brazil pulled a gun out during a game last week because he was tired of being treated poorly by players and …

On Stalin

Presented without comment: “Joseph Stalin was a great man; few other men of the 20th century approach his stature. He was simple, calm and courageous. He seldom lost his …

Tuesday

Could everyone do me a favor? Be careful when you use the conjunction “as.” I just saw this last Sunday: “The Big Ten is making a comeback, as they …

Monday

Miscellaneous Rambling Okay, I’m a bad Catholic. I wasn’t able to muster hardly any enthusiasm for Pope Francis’ trip. I was looking forward to it, but then I turned …

Saturday

The Meditations: Confessions of a Roman Opium-Eater? I doubt it, but it appears the last of the Good Emperors liked a bit of opium: Ten Historical Figures Who Used …

Friday

BYCU Michigan got a new Liquor Control Commissioner a few years ago. I don’t know him, but he seems to be doing a lot of things right. Although I …

Meyers

New York City plans to deploy an extra 6,000 police officers to help guard Pope Francis during his visit. It’ll be the most protection a Catholic has ever used. …

Don’t Crowd Me

I went to my local high school’s first home football game last month. Afterwards, I was exhausted. I mean, absolutely exhausted, like I had lead around my shoulders. I’d …

Meyers

Dr. Ben Carson defended his comments about Muslims being unfit for the presidency, and posted on Facebook that he believes Sharia law is the central tenet of Islam. While …

Wednesday

This reminds me of the old joke: What’s the definition of Cleveland? Answer: Detroit without the glitter. Content Marketing World invited John Cleese to speak at its annual conference …

Tuesday

Uber is cool. For those who aren’t aware: Uber is a service that allows individuals to offer other individuals a ride in exchange for a fee. Drivers and riders …