Natalie Maines apologized. Cut her some slack, OK? I mean, she really shouldn’t have said what she said (even though I agree with her) but she did admit that she made a mistake and deserves our forgiveness. (For those cynics who will say that I’m […]
Quoth my local NPR station: “This is not like public TV where we do it 24 hours a day like the Home Shopping Channel!” There’s a reason why I pledge to my public radio station (other than the fact that they offer student rates): their […]
Elizabeth Smart found alive This is pretty miraculous considering that almost no kidnapping yields a live victim at the end. I remember the Polly Klaas kidnapping in 1993 very vividly because she was a year younger than me and she was also from northern California. […]
Some words of wisdom from Dubya. (Yes, I am aware I am quoting the President, who enjoys a sordid reputation in my blog. He quotes Isaiah 40. Even he makes good speeches occasionally.) I wonder if it’s prophetic that I read A Grief Observed (C.S. […]
The Lord be with you And also with you Let us pray: We pray to you, almighty God, in this time of uncertainty over the fate of the space shuttle. You are our refuge and our strength, a very present help in time of trouble. […]
Various people have weighed in on the blogs4God.com Anti-Massacre Movement posting made by Kat. There were people who read it and felt disgusted and there were dissentions. (Click on the various linked words text to see the responses.) I thought I’d add my 2 cents […]
There was a frat fight that killed someone in San Jose. Apparently, some of the frat people were from UCSC. There are no frats allowed on campus so I’m amazed that we’re being implicated.