Daily Archives: 4 February 2010

Ouija boards are NOT toys

Here is a serious note.
Sancte Pater has this:
Ouija board a controversial toy for tots
Wednesday, February 03, 2010 6:24 PMToys R Us is selling Ouija boards, promoting them as acceptable for children as young as eight years old.
The pink edition of … Continue reading

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Our work here is done.

Not quite sure what to do with this, but…

In other news, I understand that some important ad limina visits have recently been concluded.

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Dissenting Catholic publications

Are you tired of nearly institutionalized dissent in the now Jurassic park of the old Catholic media?
The USA has the National Catholic Reporter and a whole raft of still sub-optimal diocesan newspapers… though I must observe that many are improving … Continue reading

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How useful is your coffee mug?

How useful is your coffee mug?

I must admit, in all humility that the WDTPRS mugs, the Save The Liturgy – Save The World mugs, and the Say The Black – Do The Red mugs – what an odd word "mug" … Continue reading

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Death by autos

From the Laudator:
Victor Davis Hanson and John Heath, Who Killed Homer? The Demise of Classical Education and the Recovery of Greek Wisdom (New York: The Free Press, 1998), p. 166:
    After the first three weeks of the beginning Greek class, … Continue reading

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