Month: August 2016

Wednesday

Sowell’s latest, writing about the University of Chicago’s resistance to the PC Fascists and its history of bucking conventional idiocy. Excerpt: At Harvard, not only have invited speakers been …

Meyers

A restaurant in Manhattan has created a $15, 25-ounce milk shake, which comes in a cream cheese frosted glass covered in marshmallows and cereal, filled with ice cream and …

Fallon

The CEO of Wendy’s says the election is hurting the chain’s burger sales — people are spending less because they are worried about the future. Let’s be honest here, …

Tuesday

Miscellaneous Rambling Heard on “Open Line Wednesday” with Mitch Pacwa: St. Jerome struggled with lust. Every time he was tempted, he studied Hebrew. He became perhaps the greatest Hebrew …

Monday

Miscellaneous Rambling My two youngest start school today. Michigan public schools don’t start until September 6th, but my diocese has apparently yielded to the largely fictional notion that more …

Because who better to represent "happily ever after"? pic.twitter.com/qF9rewga7z — Joanna Wyld (@notesuponnotes) August 23, 2016

Without submission to concrete authorities, the self becomes its own magisterium—But this is a lonely and sad thing.https://t.co/8I8eI15eeQ — First Things (@firstthingsmag) August 27, 2016 The Nones’ reluctance to …

Conan

On Saturday, Hillary Clinton will receive her first official intelligence briefing as a candidate. Officials plan to tell Hillary about threats to U.S. cybersecurity such as Russia, China, and …

Fallon

“Hollywood Medium” star Tyler Henry says that his psychic abilities help him on dates, because he can always tell if there’s going to be a second date or not. …

Friday

Hopelessly behind in life and office, so no time for blogging today. Just this quip to keep in mind as you try to live Escriva’s injunction to make life …

Meyers

Ryan Lochte is reportedly in talks to join the cast of “Dancing with the Stars.” Wow, I knew he was in legal trouble, but I didn’t know we were …