John Paul II: Live Blog

The Vatican just announced that the Pope suffered heart failure earlier this evening. Dr. Arthur St. Andre says that he may . . . may . . . be surviving only on his IV to keep his blood pressure up. The Vatican describes the pontiff as seriously ill but lucid and comfortable. There are reports…

Seattle High School: Principal Responds

Even though I am curtailing my bloging, I believe I owe Susan Derse her say. Ms. Derse was kind enough to respond to my e-mail to the Board of Education in which I commented on past published reports that Ms. Derse, while principal at another school, reduced military recuriting presence. My contention was that Ms.…

Thank You and Good Night

When I started writing in 1993, I assumed that at some point I would do it for a living. I did for a short time in 1995, but it was a pretty meager living. In 1999, I wrote a little ASP application that would allow me to write a few columns a week at my…

Easter Scare–Dangerous Car Repair

We were north bound on Illinois route 111. We being my boys and me. Angela took her car and was well ahead of us thanks to slow drivers in Chesterfield. As we approched an intersection with Horseshoe Lake Road, the light turned yellow. I applied the brakes. The car pitched, then a loud boom, then…

Destroy Google

The leftists at Google aren’t waiting for the FEC to ban conservative blogs. No way. Google is going all out to prevent anyone from reading blogs it disagrees with while pandering to terrorist organizations. Working backwarks (so that moonbats will understand) Captain’s Quarters is no longer available from Google’s search engine. Little Green Footballs points…

Easter Thoughts

Police barred Terri Schiavo from receiving the sacrament of communion today. For Easter, I wanted to express some thoughts on the Catholic church–the community that Judge Greer has isolated Terri from. Nine out of ten of what we call new ideas are simply old mistakes. The Catholic Church has for one of her chief duties…