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Empty chair

The other day I heard that for the State of the Union Address in POTUS’s area of the gallery there was to be an empty seat to honor victims of gun violence (which I assume also means gang-bangers who shot … Continue reading

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“Francis”can learning curve

I have mentioned at various times since last March that Francis needs to learn how to be Pope and that we need learn how to let him be Pope. I saw this in a Reuter’s piece (about the Empty Chair) by my … Continue reading

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Pope No Show – UPDATES

The other night there was a concert scheduled in Vatican City as part of the Year of Faith events sponsored by the Holy See in Rome. Pope Francis was a no show. No compelling reason was given. It wasn’t for … Continue reading

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The Empty Chair still has legs

Leaving aside Clint Eastwood’s rambling at the Republican Convention, the old gag of the empty chair, dusted off and placed in the bright lights, left a huge impression. In the wake of The First Gay President’s hapless debate appearance, and … Continue reading

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Empty Chair Day images

My favorite chair photos so far. Sep 7, 2012 Sep 4, 2012

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ATTENTION: LABOR DAY – CANCELLED!

Animi caussa:

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