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August 10, 2005 Archives

Terry Mattingly reports…

posted by awelborn

That hell just got cooler. A NYtimes piece on the declared opponent to Hillary Clinton contains forbidden words in the lede: Jeanine F. Pirro, the new Republican challenger for Hillary Rodham Clinton’s Senate seat, said yesterday that she opposed the […]

More on Msgr. Clark

posted by awelborn

The NYDaily News is all over the Clark allegations: A column A profile A news story, with many more details than the measured Times piece I’m not opening comments on this one yet because none of us know anything beyond […]

One more chance!

posted by awelborn

We’re naming this as the last day of our 30-day appeal. Please, if you haven’t think about buying one of our books to read yourself or to share with another person, someone in your parish, your pastor, your DRE…. Michael […]

No, I wasn’t there!

posted by awelborn

At those top-secret, high-level discussions with Sony, et al, that is. What a bust….10 seconds of my life and living room on the Today screen and totally inaccurate.  Piece said that I was "there" at the discussions – I never […]

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There is nothing I shall want
A couple of weeks ago, a memorial Mass for Michael was held here in Birmingham at the Cathedral. The bishop presided and offered a very nice, even charming homily in which he first focused on the Scripture readings of the day, and then turned to Michael, whom he remembered, among other things, as on

posted 9:24:16am Mar. 05, 2009 | read full post »

Revolutionary Road - Is it just me?
Why am I the only person I know..or even "know" in the Internet sense of "knowing"  - who didn't hate it? I didn't love it, either. There was a lot wrong with it. Weak characterization. Miscasting. Anvil-wielding mentally ill prophets.But here's the thing.Whether or not Yates' original novel in

posted 9:45:04pm Mar. 04, 2009 | read full post »

Books for Lent
No, I'm not going to ask you about your Lenten reading lists...although I might.Not today, though. This post is about giving books to others. For Lent, and a long time after that. You know how it goes during Lent: Prayer, Fasting and Almsgiving, right?Well, here's a worthy recipient for your hard-

posted 9:22:07pm Mar. 04, 2009 | read full post »

Why Via Media
How about....because I'm lame and hate thinking up titles to things? No?Okay...how about...St. Benedict? Yes, yes, I know the association with Anglicanism. That wasn't invovled in my purpose in naming the joint, but if draws some Googling Episcopalians, all the better.To tell the truth, you can bl

posted 8:54:17pm Mar. 04, 2009 | read full post »

Brave Heart?
I don't know about you, but one of effects of childbirth on me was a compulsion to spill the details. All of them.The whole thing was fascinating to me, so of course I assumed everyone else should be fascinated as well in the recounting of every minute of labor, describing the intensity of discomfor

posted 10:19:45pm Mar. 03, 2009 | read full post »


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