Saturday, February 27, 2016

Chronicles is still being sold at the last remaining Barnes and Noble location in the area. It's good news for the publishers of the magazine, but does anyone purchase the magazine there?

More on Fukushima

Fukushima's Fifth Year of Full-Blown Crisis

The Pan-Orthodox Council

Historic, long-awaited Orthodox council set for June Despite planning, however, doubts swirl around whether or not the meeting actually will take place Michael Heinlein OSV Newsweekly

CWR: Between Cuba and Crete: A Storm Ahead for the Russian Orthodox? By Fr. Cyril Hovorun
The politics behind the meeting of Kirill and Francis in Havana will only intensify as this summer’s Pan-Orthodox Council in Crete draws near.

Friday, February 26, 2016

Tolkien: Realist, Not A White Knight

Red pill before its time... CH

Thursday, February 25, 2016

I suppose it had to be done in English

or it wouldn't get financed... but it is probably markedly inferior to the original, and not just because of the change in language. Ang Lee had no interest in doing it? What else is he doing these days?

Opens Tomorrow

Triple 9

At least it's not The Force Awakens...

Snowden Trailer

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Talked to ah Fai yesterday. Apparently the Cupertino City Council has approved the stupid "Hills" redevelopment of Vallco and a lot of other construction projects. The lot of them should be voted out of office. Unfortunately I don't think the economy going bust will take Apple out, but one can wish for it.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Venerable Baradates

"He then built a stone cell upon a hill, so cramped and low that the ascetic could stand in it only in a stooped position."

Posted by Orthodox Christian Network on Monday, February 22, 2016

Against Liberal Self-Sovereignty

Our body is a gift from God and should be honored as such, we should honor God with our bodies—with what we see, hear, say and do.

Posted by Orthodox Christian Network on Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Monday, February 22, 2016

The Story We Are Taught to Believe

The Nationalist Myth by Brion McClanahan

Kim Ha Neul

She's a gorgeous bride-to-be 󾠦

Posted by Soompi on Friday, February 19, 2016

Fukushima Update

Counterpunch: Fukushima – Deep Trouble by Robert Hunziker

Assuming That He Existed...

Was Muhammad a False Prophet? by William Kilpatrick

Apparently Dr. Kilpatrick taught at BC for many years... how long ago was that?

How bad are things in Ukraine?

Broken Ukraine by Linh Dinh

But We've Done Away With the Old Law!

Some might say in response incorrectly...

Via Dalrock, "Cross-dressing and the military," Doug Wilson on Deuteronomy 22:5:

The Hebrew underneath is keli geber, and should be read as the “gear of a warrior.”

Sunday, February 21, 2016

Descendants of the Sun Character Descriptions

Find out more about the story through the character descriptions! 󾌧 Can't wait for this drama!

Posted by Soompi on Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Uhmerica, Dragging the Rest of the World Down

When did pole dancing become a legitimate "art" or form of "dance"? Do Koreans not know its origin?

She must have practiced a lot!

Posted by Soompi on Thursday, February 18, 2016

Have you watched the original The Good Wife?

Posted by Soompi on Thursday, February 18, 2016

Prediction: assuming there are no major Earth-changing events in the next 10 years, the growth of the Korean Catholic Church will slow and reverse. Even if there is a global economic meltdown, the Korean wave may dissipate to some extent, but the changes to Korean mass media and pop culture have already been done and Korean television dramas will remain for a while, even if the number of idol singers decreases.

A Ginger in Korea

TWICE will also be in the music video with Conan O'Brien Presents: Team Coco, Steven Yeun and JYP!

Posted by Soompi on Saturday, February 20, 2016

From everyone's favorite zombie slayer to K-pop star, Steven Yeun joined Conan O'Brien for a music video shoot with JYP. Who's excited?!

Posted by Soompi on Saturday, February 20, 2016

The makeup on Conan looks bad...

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