Daily Archives: 23 January 2012

Aurora Borealis Watch: 24 Jan 1400 UT: Solar storm to hit earth

From SpaceWeather:
Space Weather News for Jan. 23, 2012
http://spaceweather.com
INCOMING CME: Big sunspot 1402 erupted on Jan. 23rd, producing a strong M9-class solar flare and a fast-moving coronal mass ejection (CME). Analysts at the Goddard Space Weather Lab say the CME … Continue reading

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NC Fishwrap: US Bishops are to blame for Pres. Obama’s HHS decision

It had to happen.
Fishwrap is blaming Pres. Obama’s attack on religious freedom on the US Bishops, and their unsophisticated notion of conscience.
Bishops’ conscience model makes light of practical reason
Jan. 23, 2012
By David DeCosse
COMMENTARY
What if the clashes over conscience between the American Catholic … Continue reading

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A near disaster reconstructed

On a completely different note, remember that USAir flight taking off from LaGuardia in Queens which hits birds, lost both engines and had to land in the Hudson River?
There is a digital reconstruction of the flight from the data in the “black … Continue reading

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Today – compare and contrast: National Catholic Register and National Catholic Reporter

Today is marked in particular by the March For Life in Washington, D.C.
The front page of the National Catholic Register is very focused on the Church’s prolife message.
Fishwrap?  Zip.
At least not yet.  They are probably preparing massive coverage for later in … Continue reading

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March for Life Reports

Have you been following the March for Life in Washington, DC?
Is there a local event in which you are participating?

Technorati Tags: March for Life, Roe v Wade

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Occupiers trash, urinate on Cross, and steal from NYC church.

How d’ya like those Occupiers?  Huh? Huh?
I read a story the other day that the rat population is exploding in the Occupiers zone in Washington DC.
Now I read in the New York Post that they trashed churches where the pastor … Continue reading

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Your Good News!

Do you have some good news? C’mon! I know you do.

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Your Sunday Sermon Notes

Was there some particularly good point or line from the Sunday sermon you heard?

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