Saturday, January 28, 2017

Tokyo Idols

Screen Anarchy: Sundance 2017: World Premiere Trailer and Poster for TOKYO IDOLS

What are the similarities and differences in South Korea? (China? Taiwan?)

Mass urban society + "beta" inclinations of Asian men + delayed age for marriage --> idol entertainers

Coen Brothers Developing A TV Western

anthology series, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs -- Variety.

The SJW-Muslim Alliance Must Be Broken

Who Watches Asian Dramas in Asia?

Is it safe to assume that in E. Asian countries most of the viewers of dramas are women? Some may pull their whipped husbands into watching them. (An exception might be historical dramas, which often feature a romantic subplot but other subplots as well that would be of greater interest to men?) Are the men are off doing something else in the home while their wives watch TV? How common is a second television?

The Scandal Continues

Rorate Caeli:
Francis: a Pontificate of Violence and Irrationality - and remembering Pope Benedict
A Note on the Sovereignity of the Order of Malta and the Temporal Power of the Pope
Money Money Money! This explains Malta!
De Mattei - Last Chance: Will the Malta Knights fold or resist? - Cardinal Parolin's Unconstitutional Letter
The new Heraldic Shield, Flag, and logo of the Knights of Malta

Fr. Z: Big Changes Strike the Knights of Malta

Edward Pentin:
Order of Malta Votes in Favor of Accepting Festing’s Resignation
Albrecht von Boeselager reinstated as Grand Chancellor; Order to elect new Grand Master “soon”.

Pope Francis Declares All of Festing’s Recent Acts ‘Null and Void’
Declaration made in a letter from Cardinal Parolin to the Order of Malta as details emerge about what happened during the Pope’s meeting with

May God grant him many years!

CWR: The Docile Visionary, James V. Schall, SJ by David Paul Deavel
Observations on the life and thought of a remarkable priest, philosopher, professor, and author on the occasion of his 89th birthday.

Haven't Looked Her Up in a While...

Katie Melua

Opening this weekend

Friday, January 27, 2017

Should Do Well with Women

CWR: An Order of Malta Church Shake by Carl E. Olson

Knights. Condoms. A forced resignation. Papal inquiry. Rebuffs. Tension. Another forced resignation. Papal intrigue. More tension. Germans. Confusion. Power. Freemasonry. Money. Whatever could be next?

Orthodoxy and the Paleo Diet

Like to See This in CA

More of the Jennys

Bird Song

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

Another Trad Con Presentation of TOB?

Insight Scoop: Practical, 40-Day guide offers plan to detach from today’s toxic dating culture
CWR: The Tailors of Tooley Street: Reflections on the Ivory Tower and Reality By Fr. George William Rutler
We may be learning that those who claim to speak of the people, by the people, and for the people, may not really know the people.

The Buzzword of This Pontificate

but abused?

Slava Bogu Za Vse

The Beatitudes (Pärt)

Sunday, January 22, 2017

The Young Pope May Be More Right on "Ecumenicalism"*

than Catholics think...

This was a more interesting photo...

*Did the scriptwriter for The Young Pope not check a dictionary before using that word instead of ecumenism?

When they are called to account...

what will they have?

And he's supposed to be an expert on American politics because?

The Roman Rota

Pope warns against populism and 'saviours' like Hitler

the interview (English translation)


Southron Pride

The Abbeville Institute: Podcast #55

Robert E. Lee: American Hero by Brion McClanahan
Recovering Southern History by Clyde Wilson
Stonewall: By Name and Nature by Holmes Alexander

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