Always Watch Your Back

Even in church, apparently. On Sunday, August 16, 2015, at 11:06 am, a 72 year old woman entered the north vestibule of St. Cecilia’s Cathedral (Omaha) on 40th and Burt Street. As she stood at the welcome table reading a copy of the parish newsletter, two black men, approximately 16 years of age, entered behind […]

Trump’s Immigration Reform

If trump is for real then I might actually go to the trouble of voting for him just for this reason: The three core principles of Donald J. Trump’s immigration plan When politicians talk about “immigration reform” they mean: amnesty, cheap labor and open borders. The Schumer-Rubio immigration bill was nothing more than a giveaway […]

A Least One School Isn’t Cowed

A school in Tennessee is refusing to ban the Confederate battle flag from being displayed on campus, even though a black student has expressed discomfort at the sight. The freshman from Rutherford County, Tennessee, came home from school and told his mother that students were displaying the flag from their cars and wearing T-shirts with […]

DOJ Report On Ferguson Case

I don’t know if anybody else has seen this, but its new to me. Its the PDF of the DOJ’s investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown by officer Darren Wilson. Cut to the chase, you say? VI.Conclusion For the reasons set forth above, this matter lacks prosecutive merit and should be closed.

#Cuckservative

The Definition A cuckservative is a self-styled “conservative” who will cravenly sell out and undermine his home country’s people, culture, and national interest in order to win approval with parties hostile or indifferent to them. The Platonic form of the cuckservative is the UK’s David Cameron, who famously proclaimed that it is England that needs […]

We Knew This Was Comin

Via Brittius AJC It would take a monster of a sandblaster, and raise some highly uncomfortable questions about the selective editing of history, but the Atlanta chapter of the NAACP has called for the removal of the giant carving that depicts three leaders of the Confederate States of America on Stone Mountain. “It is time […]

Anger

“He who is not angry, whereas he has cause to be, sins. For unreasonable patience is the hotbed of many vices, it fosters negligence, and incites not only the wicked but even the good to do wrong.” -St John chrysostom

Now That The GOP Has The Power, What Will They Do With It? Squander It Of Course

Pat Buchanan at Vdare ‘Last November, Republicans grew their strength in Congress to levels unseen since 1946. What united the party and rallied the nation was the GOP’s declared resolve to stand up to an imperious president. Give us powerful new majorities, said John Boehner and Mitch McConnell, and we shall halt these usurpations of […]

For Me But Not For Thee

Free Beacon ‘One of Europe’s most prominent Jewish organizations is petitioning the European Union to pass new legislation that would permit Jewish community members to carry guns “for the essential protection of their communities,” according to a letter obtained by the Washington Free Beacon. The European Jewish Association (EJA), which represents Jewish communities across Europe, […]

Theory And Practice

Norwegian weather station on Jan Mayen Translation of the signboard: »Theory is when you understand everything but nothing works. Practice is when everything works but nobody understands why. On this station, we combine theory and practice in a way that nothing works and nobody understands why«

Fraser Fir

The Fraser Fir (Abies fraseri) is our State Christmas Tree. It is an indigenous tree with a very small natural range growing only in Southwestern Virginia, Eastern Tennessee and Western North Carolina above 3900 feet.   Named for Scottish botanist John Fraser, it is cultivated for use as a Christmas tree locally as well as […]

Merry Christmas 2014

This Nativity night bestowed peace on the whole world; So let no one threaten; This is the night of the Most Gentle One – Let no one be cruel; This is the night of the Humble One – Let no one be proud. Now is the day of joy – Let us not revenge; Now […]

Viderunt Omnes-Perotin

“Viderunt Omnes” is a traditional Gregorian chant of the 11th century. The work is based on an ancient gradual of the same title, which was previously expanded upon by composers of the Notre Dame school. This organum, thought to be written for Christmas festivities, would have retained the same purpose as the original gradual – […]

GOP Control Of State Governments Is Not Going Unnoticed

According to the Washington Post, the GOP will control nearly 2/3 of state legislative chambers and 31 governorships. I’m sure that has nothing to do with this: ‘As announced today to the AP staff, the specialists will collaborate with statehouse reporters, as well as on their own projects and stories focused on government accountability and strong […]