Via Squirrel’s Nest Language warning
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 […]
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 […]
Via Brittius Washington Examiner Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Pat Roberts of Kansas are up in arms about reports that the Pentagon is scouting sites in their home states to house terrorist prisoners currently detained at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. “We have received reports of President Obama’s attempt to shut down Guantanamo Bay, […]
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 […]
‘… The new constitution in its present form is calculated to produce despotism, thraldom and confusion, and if the United States do swallow it, they will find it a bolus, that will create convulsions to their utmost extremities. Were they mine enemies, the worst imprecation I could devise would be, may they adopt it. For […]
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.
Reidsville, NC Community rallies to clean defaced Confederate monument Charlotte, NC Two Confederate monuments vandalized Durham, NC Confederate monument vandalized Graham, NC Thousands sign petition to protect Confederate monument
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 […]
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 […]
“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
He forgot Christian and I would substitute Conservative for Republican, but you get his point.
fastcodesign ‘“Prepare Sneak Attacks On SocietyYou need to prepare sneak attacks on society,” Waters says. “Hairspray is the only really devious movie I ever made.” He then points out that although the musical based on the film is now regularly performed in every high school in America, “it’s a show with two men singing a […]
Found on Vdare
I just noticed that WordPress has put an absolutely lovely rainbow across the top of my admin page.
The aggregator, Brittius disappeared a while back, but I’ve found him and updated the link.
Use this link to see attributions for the quotes.
Juxtaposed speeches by Sarkozy, one to Europeans and the other to Arabs
‘One of the things I find fascinating is that may of today’s protestors of this and that have never stopped to examine the world that would result if they had their ‘druthers. A friend was engaged in protesting logging of certain areas of the mountains and building access structures to get to the natural gas. […]
Mark Knopfler-Lots of improv and a looong solo at the end Jerry Reed and Chet Atkins-Atkins has said that he thought Reed was the better fingerstyle player One more Mark Knopfler solo, this one from the 80s
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 […]
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, […]
H/T to alwaysright21
VDare [links in original] GOP Whip Steve Scalise has so far defied predictions that he would be sacrificed in the latest Main Stream Media–megaphoned “racism” scandal. But the MSM has not given up [The Louisiana Nazis Who Courted Steve Scalise, by Jason Berry, The Daily Beast, January 3, 2015]. And the Scalise shambles highlights the […]
WRAL Durham, N.C. — Police and Durham officials said Tuesday that they are disturbed by two shootings within four days in which police officers appeared to have been targeted by gunmen. Last Thursday night, Officer J.T. West was sitting in his patrol car on Lakeland Street when two men approached his vehicle from behind. As […]
Via Plott Hound 2013 ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Asheville has joined Los Angeles and Chicago in approving a resolution to phase out the use of fossil fuels to create electricity and replace them with clean energy. The unanimous vote by the City Council targeting Duke Energy’s coal-fired power plant makes Asheville the first southern city to […]
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«
Via Refugee Resettlement Watch
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 […]
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” 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 – […]
An album of Christmas music from the Renaissance performed by the Boston Camerata. Click the amazon link for a track listing.
Here’s a video of Luke 2 in Latin, Goth and a range of Englishes showing the evolution of language.
Lennon Lacy was the 17 year old black kid found hanging from swing set. The family has contacted the NAACP and FBI convinced that Lacy was lynched. Now a 32 year old white woman has come out saying she is Lacy’s girlfriend. Daily Mail ‘Brimhall said: ‘In February I left my husband Michael and I […]
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 […]
My guess is the person with the beep is hitting it randomly.
WSOCTV DALLAS, N.C. — The Town of Dallas moved its nativity display off town property following complaints from a national group. But the mayor plans to fight and get it back where it has been on display for the last 40 years. Last year someone spotted the display on the courthouse square and called the […]