Monthly Archives: December 2015

Happy Star Wars Day, America!

I saw it in Rome on Wednesday, and … I don’t know how to convey this adequately, except to quote the one guy in the audience at the end “That was ____ing AWESOME!!!” I got on a VERY early bus from home on Wednesday morning,

De-stupidification: put the iphone DOWN

Here’s a little taste of my latest for The Remnant on my experience of being (mostly) unplugged for two weeks. After fifteen years of steady and steadily increasing daily internet use, I can report that I have experienced actual withdrawal symptoms when I finally got

Shoulda walked out, boys, while you still had some credibility: “one month before the opening of the Synodal assembly, the Post-Synodal Exhortation was ready”

First, let’s just get this out of the way… ~ Today Rorate helpfully helps to clarify… “Will there be a Post-Synodal Exhortation … it was already completely ready before the Synod … blah blah blah… usual suspects… yadda-yadda… Baldisseri, Bruto Forte, Paglia (one of the

Father Międlar’s Speech

The migrant crisis continues unabated, although now even more complicated by the Paris attacks and the revelation that parts of Brussels have been occupied by Morocco. North Americans who love 20th century French films have been brought up to speed on the new demographics, 16 years after I was