Warning: Lots of profanity is on this video. I personally think it is appropriate given the obscene tragedy of the war but I thought I should warn folks none the less.
Month: July 2007
CNN: Troops mourn teenage comrade who insisted – ‘I ain’t no baby’ Read this story and look at Army Spc. Christopher D. Kube’s picture. He was just a kid and he is now dead. He enlisted at age 17 and went through the utter brutality and dehumanization of Army basic training (he enlisted with his […]
NY Times: Summer Express — 101 Simple Meals Ready in 10 Minutes or Less Here are a few of my favorites (I must confess though that only the last one have I made before, but all of these sound quite yummy)… 6 Heat a quarter-inch of olive oil in a skillet. Dredge flounder or […]
Sorry to not post much lately. I’ve started several posts but haven’t had time to finish them. Mostly my work has been consumed with my legal work and trying to keep my own spirits on a somewhat even keel. Overall I’m enjoying me work very much but am also struggling to maintain some tiny semblance […]
I saw this quote on the Catholic Peace Fellowship’s email newsletter and I thought it was quite profound (and echos much of what my favorite author, Wendell Berry has said on the subject): “Patriotism is a love for everything to do with our native land: its history, its traditions, its language, its natural features….The cultural […]
CommonDreams.org: Injustice in Jena: The â€˜White Treeâ€™, A White Judge, White Jury, and White Prosecutor Calling White Witnesses Leads To Conviction of Black Youth —by Bill Quigley Wikipedia: Picture of the “white tree” in Jena, Louisiana (taken from: Wikipedia: Jena, LA) This story is unbelievable. White kids go unpunished for massive hate crimes, yet black […]
Thanks to the trip I got back from (an amazingly revelational and uplifting trip with a church youth group to Charlotte, NC for a church mission trip — which included a sidetrip to Myrtle Beach, SC), here’s my newly updated map of the states I’ve been to. Some of the states of course are for […]
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