Saturday, November 22, 2014

Acts of Sacra Liturgia 2013

Pirates Won Some Awards?!? Should I Take the DFA Seriously?

Best Actress? What a joke; Son Yeh-Jin's performance wooden, and I didn't buy her tough girl act. Popularity contest?

The Love of Money...

What of the Need to Assimilate?

Are You Listening, Mr. President?

Syrian Christians: 'Help us to stay - stop arming terrorists'

Christianity is being extinguished in the land of its birth and the West is to blame, say Syria's faithful

Star Wars BTS Photos


Demographics is Destiny

10 Maps That Explain the Next Election By WILLIAM H. FREY
What pollsters will be watching for in 2016.

(via CH)

Friday, November 21, 2014

Norming It as a "Lifestyle"

Johnnie To Documentary

Cardinal Zen

There is no Migration, Only Immigration

Except Antarctica, perhaps, and a few remote islands -- all other lands are claimed by sovereign states.

Welcome Mediators, or Unwanted Interference?

Alexander String Quartet in Berkeley, December 6

More Kim So Eun

Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O'Donovan, "Some Tyrant"

Allan Carlson on Wendell Berry and Southron Agrarianism

A two-century fight for the small, the local and the beautiful by Allan Carlson (Resilience)

Barbour on Dante on the Papacy

Dante’s Human Comedy by Hugh Barbour

Re: Cardinal O'Malley

Rorate Caeli: Dear Father: Answers for Troubled Times - Gender Ideology and the Priesthood

One of Us?

Latin traditionalist? The gospel according to Bill Murray: impending apocalypse, seatbelt safety and his favourite saint (Pertinacious Papist and Rod Dreher)

His reluctance to do a Ghostbusters may be understandable; the planned all-female reboot sounds execrable.

Cardinal George Speaks

Chicago’s exiting cardinal: 'The Church is about true/false, not left/right' (via Pertinacious Papist)

To Be Released in January!

Mad World - Gary Jules and Curt Smith (Tears for Fears) Live

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Walter White! No...

Miles Christi Is Still Around

More Stupid PC Casting

The Reboot Trend Undoubtedly Can Get Much Worse

Desire of the Everlasting Hills

Courage movie to be shown at Faith Formation Conference in Santa Clara on Nov. 21



A post at his blog.

Movies Uhmericans Won't Make

Twitch: SON OF A GUN: First Trailer For The Gritty Ewan McGregor Heist Picture Looks Flat Out Fantastic

He was probably the best part of the Star Wars prequels, but he wasn't enough.

Fr. Edmund Waldstein and Cardinal Burke on the Synod

Goin' Back To Harlan

Emmylou Harris...

The New York Korean Film Festival

NYC Happenings: The New York Korean Film Festival 2014 Makes a Welcome Return

Good News for Longmire Fans

‘Longmire’ Lives, Fans Rejoice As Netflix Signs Season Four Return (via AICN)

Was a Woman at the Wheel?

Given how whipped the USN has become, I wouldn't be surprised if women on the bridge were responsible for this. Two US Navy Vessels Collide in the Gulf of Aden

None Dare Call Them Traitors

NCReporter: Bishops support executive action on immigration

Obama to announce immigration action Thursday

An Effective Endorsement for Uhmericans?

The Significance of Iconography

Mark and Maggie O'Connor


Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Feature on Hot Buttered Rum

Trailer for The Crossing

The Franchise is Ruined

And even ESB can't salvage the rest...

JJ may offer a lot of fan service for episode 7, but he's only good at imitating...

Culture War

Where the Spirit Blows...

Or are Latins just going nowhere slowly?

What of Their Duties?

The Root of Simplicity

Libs Love Outrage

I May Disagree With His Version of Christianity But He's Still a Southron Gentleman

Front Porch Revolution by Gracy Olmstead (via FPR)
Wendell Berry’s cure for partisanship

If you don't train your daughter how to dress modestly and yet becomingly then they will fall into two extremes: casual/sloppy look (sweats) or the immodestly clubwear that passes for evening fashion.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Why Paleo?


Hancinema: [Video] Added 2 new teaser videos for the Korean drama 'Maids'

Could be good...

That's Just Pathetic

Might as well as say Christ was a misogynist in comparison to you and the rest of your enlightened brethren, children of liberalism.

What Cardinal O’Malley should have said about "women priests" on "60 Minutes"

CBS: Cardinal Seán

Takakura Ken Passes


Ave Maria

Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn, "Am I Born to Die"

Rome Lifts Ban

Though its authority was doubtful in the first place...

Vatican lifts ban on married priests for Eastern Catholics in diaspora
The Vatican has lifted its ban on the ordination of married men to the priesthood in Eastern Catholic churches outside their traditional territories, including in the...



Sony Pictures Classic - Russian entry for the Oscars; opens December 31.

Aliens and Santa

After a poor season, I'm ready to quit nuWho again.

More Junk on TV

Does Hercules Call In A Strike On NBC’s New Katherine Heigl Series From Joe Carnahan, Writer-Director Behind Neeson’s THE A-TEAM And THE GREY??

NBC's State of Affairs (and its black female president), chasing after CBS's Madame Secretary...

Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa on Filming Priest-San

Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa: This is just the beginning of my Russian career

One Jesuit Defending Another? Or Are They on the Same Team in Another Respect?

via Rod Dreher:
James Martin and Ross Douthat on Pope Francis, the Synod and the Demands of Law and Mercy

George Scialabba and Opus Dei

Strong Faith: Blessing or Curse?

Somewhat Big News Yesterday

For the TV world...

Glen A. Larson


The Guardian

Documentary on St. John Chrysostom

via Mere Comments

Monday, November 17, 2014

I Know Someone Who's Been Waiting for This

Punch Brothers, "I Blew It Off"

Comic Book Movie Craziness

Uhmerica doesn't have a problem... Comics Alliance

Patriarch Pavle of Serbia

Reminds Me of Illustrations for Some Children's Books

The Philosophy of Edith Stein

The Imaginative Conservative: The Philosophy of Edith Stein by Robert Cheeks

Vox Popoli: Victoria: A Novel of 4th Generation War

Vox Popoli: Victoria: A Novel of 4th Generation War